This blog post has been mostly written using speech-to-text on my Android phone using the built-in functionality in the Google keyboard. Why? Just to test if this would be a nice workflow for drafting blog posts. You can read about my experience in this post.
Agreed conventions can make a huge difference in a team's performance. Successful development teams often have agreed on a set of conventions that everyone in the team tries to follow. However, you should not copy the conventions from others, because the conventions don’t matter.
Recently, I wanted to create and deploy a simple Slack bot. It turned out to be more difficult than I expected and I decided to write about why. I was expecting it to take me 30 minutes but it took me 8.5h.