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Hello! My name is, Ali. I'm "That Web Dude."

I'm a self taught software engineer and serial entrepreneur. I use this site to share what I've learned during the course of my career. I'm glad you're here. Come on in and learn something!

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The Technical Product “Scalability” Fallacy

You’ve heard it a million times in technical product discussion – “Will it scale?” This is most commonly used in determining if a technical solution will accommodate growth. For example…

Why You Should Take 12 Months Off Facebook

A little over 12 months ago I stopped checking Facebook. Yep, after 10+ years as a loyal user it was time for a break. So I removed the app from…

The One [Critical] Thing Most Entrepreneurs Neglect – Setting Goals

Being an entrepreneur has no shortage of challenges. Whether you’re running a single business or juggling multiple ventures, the task of operating businesses brings a lot to manage. With this…

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