And Documenting My Journey Along the Way

Welcome! I’m Bernard and I love trying different ways to earn online income (using tech skills). I’m trying to document my journey being as transparent as possible. I also share the tips and tricks I learn along the way.

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4 things to do, after you master your craft

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Let me ask you a question. What happens when you learn to code well?

Actually, it doesn’t even have to be coding. So ask yourself again, what happens when you master any skill? The answer to both these questions can be found in this story. …

Hint: I wasn’t scared to fail

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Let me ask you a question. Can you look back on your first code interview? I know this may be a hard task, especially if you’re in the industry for a long time. However, I beg you, give it a try!

Do you remember how you felt? …

Hand-picked by developers, for non-developers

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I have to confess, I love programming jokes. I think they’re hilarious, and they always make me laugh. But I have an unfair advantage compared to some people. My advantage is that I‘m an actual coder. Which means I get almost all of the programming jokes.

But what about the…

But Also During Sex

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I bet you know at least one coding cliché. I also think you hear many of them during your day-to-day lives. During my career as a developer, I heard a ton of them. Some of them had hidden advice in the context, some of them were just funny. …

They use spaces over tabs

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I have good news for you! I found a way to earn you more money. And the solution was before your eyes all along. Sitting there, in the middle of your keyboard. You’ve been using it already. But apparently, you should use it even more.

If you didn’t figure it…

No. 2 - They Use Type Checking

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Let’s just agree on one thing! There are a lot of good developers out there.

However, there is quite a lot of bad ones as well. And I feel very confident to say, you’ve already seen both. If not, you might just have been lucky. …

And What Can You Do About It

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Let me make one thing clear. I’m not here to pick a fight. Or to criticize your work. In fact, I believe my code looks like crap as well (especially when I see it after a while).

But if I’m not here to spread negativity, what’s my point?

All I…

By Working Too Much

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Can you get your co-workers fired by simply working more than them? These days, I know the answer is yes. But I had to learn it the hard way.

How It All Started

It all began when I started working as an automation engineer. My job consisted of writing E2E tests for web applications…

And Got Caught Doing It

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You can mine bitcoin on any computer out there, and it doesn’t even have to be yours. In fact, I did it on my desktop computer at work. In this story, I’ll tell you how it all went down.

How I Discovered the World of Crypto

The year was 2014, and I was intrigued by the idea…

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Using Power of Tech Skills to Earn Online Income

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