From Idea to MVP to Hacker News in 44 Hours

Achievement
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Days 1 and 2: The Idea Phase [2 hours]

Day 3: Decisions [2 hours]

Choosing an app name
Choosing an app name

Day 4: Building the UI [5 hours]

The HTML Editor
The HTML Editor
HTML Editor

Day 5: The Database & the Backend [4 hours]

Day 6: Polishing the Backend [8 hours]

The Logo

80% Complete — The Danger Zone

Day 7: Page Flow [3 hours]

Day 8: Unique ID Generation [6 hours]

Short URLs
Short URLs
Short URLs

Day 9: Website Theme [4 hours]

QuikPub logo
QuikPub logo

Day 10 : Bug Fixing and Content Writing [5 hours]

QuikPub home page
QuikPub home page
Home page

Day 11: Release Day [5 hours]

Day 12: Show Hacker News

Hacker News
Hacker News
Hacker News

Conclusion

Serial app builder and contract software engineer, Dublin, Ireland. https://darrendevitt.com/

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