gave extensive copy and language feedback to a salespages draft for an English JavaScript course - exciting product and great indie maker behind! #naii
new business service added to - I analyze landing pages, the first 100 landing pages I analyze for free. See
watched client work essentials training on identifying red flags before taking on clients and establishing an environment of abundance (not abundance) which often means to cut off people from your life when they spread negativity instead of positivity #stolenvoice #naii
new blog "I didn鈥檛 choose Amazon, ooops..." and new /moments page and some house-keeping #naii
tidied up my local business folder structure because it was a mess #naii
wrote the draft of two new blogs (What I learned not using Amazon for shipping, and Certainty of desired outcome) #naii
created a simple spreadsheet in which I track how I'm executing my week according to my plan - a blog post on that will follow #naii
Published blog "Sharing business revenue numbers" #naii
wrote 3 drafts of new blog posts, set up my new (second) physical whiteboard on the wall, rewrote my fixed productiy items on it #naii
Published new blog on how to have an accountability calendar for the whole year using iCal (macOS) In 10 seconds #naii
added matomo tracking to header.php and included the header.php in every content page on, so the tracking covers all pages #naii
also added an Open Graph powered image to my index page for the same reason #naii
read my now page and updated it (now with an Open Graph powered image that shows when shared on social) #naii
published sub-page for my annual reviews #naii
finally published my 2017 Annual Reviev blog post - a massive 4.2k words piece #naii
continued my 2017 annual review (not yet done) #naii
Installed MySQL locally (macOS), tested the SQL connection with test values, installed Sequel Pro, then enabled mod_rewrite, made .htaccess work through 鈥濧llowOverride All鈥 in the config and turned on SSL/HTTPS through openssl - that was all very technical and not really progress but was necessary, this guide helped me: #naii
set up a local server on macOS, turning on Apache, PHP and enabling the Sites folder. All more or less simple when it works. When it doesn鈥檛, it takes a while to make it work 馃槈 #naii
continued writing My 2017 Annual Review: the role of my accountability calendar and a paper parking disc #naii
added sign-up form to join my private email list for new blog articles and (rare) big announcements that I don't post publicly #naii (done on 24.02.2018 already, only adding it to wip to have it logged)
began writing My 2017 Annual Review #naii
Published new blog "First Hill: Success lessons from investing into initial effort" #naii
filled the log + wrote and #naii
published episode 7 of "Incredible Katinka" #10seconds #naii
published episode 6 (muted) of "Incredible Katinka" #10seconds #naii
server administration and re-organizational stuff on the server and some bugfixing #naii
reproduced the first 2 out 16 emails as a drip for my Illuminate problem-solving storytelling series (this time automated and no longer manual like back in 2013 *haha*) #naii
set up a private email list; tidied, re-organized some of my email list in mailchimp - I had forgotten I have them (around 70 people) - will try to re-bond with those people #naii
switched sign-up form from sendinblue to mailchimp for my africahowareyou project and styled it old-school #naii
published "The incredible story of Katinka" - a never-ending story updated daily #naii
published episode 5 of #10seconds #naii
published episode 4 (muted) of #10seconds #naii
published episode 3 of #10seconds #naii
published episode 2 (muted) of #10seconds #naii
started using TunnelBear VPN on macOS and iOS (so well-designed the app) #naii
preproduced first 7 episodes of a daily 10-seconds video story with intential audio gaps every other day so the reader creates an alternate version of the narrative, and published first video #10seconds #naii
all 3 other domains now armed with https #naii
made first steps securing the newly migrated domains - not done yet cos of mail server and certificate issues #naii
turned all http-links on to https #naii
compare prices of mailchimp and sendinblue #naii
with assistance from namecheap support (chat) did the transfer of domain - done within 20 minutes *great* #naii
as every Sunday updated my personal now page (04 February 2018) #naii
wrote and published "Hosted on Uberspace: How I moved to another server for my blog but kept the database and blog鈥檚 URL" - A personal reminder how I made my first 鈥瀞oft鈥 migration of a WordPress installation. #naii
due to Meltdown/Spectre did back up a 10 GB big part of my web space incl. wordpress-based websites (, and a piwik/matomo installation + migration to a new server - kept me busy for around 5 hours *puh* #naii
now 馃敀secured my main websites with https thanks to @letsencrypt and @ubernauten's wiki explaining (in German) the setup process: Took me 1.75h (cos I had some difficulties) incl. setting my first cronjob. New tech territory *yay* 馃懆鈥嶐煉 #naii
boring financial/orga stuff #naii
set up Matomo (Piwik) for analytics to avoid using Google Analytics #naii
send my first five-figure invoice to a client (hands are shaking) #surreal #naii
setup dns (namecheap) and uberspace for #memakevoice #naii + static site (dark & orange color scheme) - waiting for dns to update to have website online
set up sign-up form using (to try out a service that is less mainstream than MailChimp and cheaper + fairer than ConvertKit) so that people interested in my 12-months African adventure can be notified via email #naii
wrote and published my blog "Challenge: Making 5K in 7 months with my new business" #5kchallenge #naii
finally edited and published my blog "Traveling Africa while launching 12 startups in 1 year" #africahowareyou #naii
Added date difference function (php) #naii
Wrote and published "I failed 15+ times in business and life (yet no reason to be depressed)" #naii
wrote and published "Taking myself serious is when I started to take life serious (learned the painful way)" - From a wobbly jelly life to a straight rocket life" #naii
Continuing my approach of designing my year (to be/feel in control of it) I added the design for 2017 #naii
updated #naii page with my sanity overview (product and book I'm working, and my ideal ~24h daily ritual)
published "One month ago I stopped brain-dumping in the morning, and I鈥檓 feeling horrible" on #naii and added a terminal condition for when to end my 12-projects experiments and what to do if all 12 fail