Thoughts, Stories & Ideas

Hi, I'm Josh 👋

I am the founder of NiftyCo, which is a holding company for various software products I am building. You can find me on X.com & Makerlog. You can also check out my setup or what I am currently doing.

Latest Writings

Just fucking do it

Today is my 38th birthday and I decided earlier this week to start a new campaign on my life I call "Just fucking do it." The meaning of this campaign dates back to 2000 when I was moving from my old town of Seneca Wisconsin to Viroqua Wisconsin and starting.

25 Years Coding

It all started Christmas morning in 1996, I was 11 years old and like every other kid my age at that time I was excited to open the Nintendo 64, but like many kids of that time, I opened all my gifts and there was no Nintendo 64.

I lost my love for the web

I remember learning about the web all the way back in Winter 1996 and it was so magical.

Struggling with Imposter Syndrome

Imposter syndrome is real, and it sucks.

On Apple's 30% App Store Commission

My thoughts on the drama between Apple, Epic Games, and the App Store 30% Commission.

The type of CEO I aspire to be

As the CEO, what you aspire to be and the behavior you inhibit all sets the tone and the culture of the company you are building.

Hello Ghost

Another transformation for this website.

How to find a product to build

Ever get stuck trying to figure out what to build? Here's how I do it.

What tech stack should I use?

Seems to be everyone is unsure if what they're using is correct or not.

Next Phase

No longer identifying as a full snack developer.