tl;dr: Ensure that your software provides a beneficial impact on the life of each person who uses it.


We software developers: engineers, designers, architects, etc. - all need to ensure that using out software is healthy and beneficial.


  • How does using my software affect each user's life?
  • How much time would be healthy for a person to use this?
  • How often would I encourage my child to use this (assuming they had the role of the intended audience)?
  • How does using this affect the user's social health?
  • How does using this affect the user's physical health?
  • How does using this affect the user's financial health?


Remove all the placeholder content and fill your blog with you.

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  • Open pages/about.md
  • Write a short bio about yourself as a new software developer

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We won't delete this yet, so you can look back on it for a reference.

  • Rename posts/example.md to posts/example.md.old
  • Rename posts/hello.md to posts/hello.md.old


Gatsby is a static site generator based on React.

What this practically means is that you can create a great website that is super fast, but still allows you to code in the best UI Framework (React) to customize and create powerful components.

It has a great ecosystem and is very popular. In fact, the React team uses Gatsby for their docs pages.

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