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How to host a ghost 2.0 blog for free?

If you are looking for ways to host your Ghost blog for free, you are in the right place. Today, we are going to explain to you how to host a ghost 2.0 blog for free! THE HOSTING We are going to use Glitch as a host. Glitch is a simple tool for creating web apps that is widely used by the developer community. It works similarly to GitHub: users host their apps and you can use them. While in GitHub you can fork a repository, in Glitch you can Remix them! You only need to create a free accoun
Ale Donoso
Ale Donoso
3 min read
Improve, Metrics, Productivity

4 Software Engineering Metrics Every IT Project Manager Should Consider

Measure developer productivity it’s a hard task that every IT Project Manager has to deal with. Lines of code have almost no importance while other metrics are becoming more popular nowadays. Based on our data, software managers are trying to find the best software engineering metrics to manage the workflow of the teams and improve the efficiency inside them, creating more specific goals [https://blog.scope.ink/best-software-engineering-metrics-to-improve-sprint-and-retrospective-meetings/]
Ale Donoso
Ale Donoso
4 min read
Engineers, Code Practices, Improve

Pull Request vs. Merge Request - Difference?

Basically, Pull Requests and Merge Requests are, in the end, the same thing, but some differences must be appreciated, especially in the way you open new ones. The first one is the most obvious: Pull Requests are found in GitHub and Bitbucket since Merge Requests are found in GitLab. When you have to choose a System Control Management (SCM) git tool, you have to consider different factors since they will have a significative impact on the workflow of your engineers. Some of the benefits of us
Mariluz
Mariluz
4 min read
Productivity, Improve, Metrics

How to Reduce Technical Debt?

It does not matter if you are Manager, Scrum Master, CTO or Team Leader, you probably know how annoying is the technical debt in your projects and how it negatively affects to the workflow of your engineering teams. Software companies encounter many serious problems when they try to ship to production in time. Normally, software factories have a large client portfolio which they have to deal with daily and respond to different demands. This use to create a certain lack of control inside the t
Ale Donoso
Ale Donoso
4 min read
Improve, Metrics, Productivity

Best Software Engineering Metrics to Improve Sprint and Retrospectives Meetings

Save time and money and create productive meetings in your company. Most IT companies structure their work processes with respect to the Agile method, generating numerous meetings with the engineering teams throughout the year. Normally, sprint meetings are usually organized weekly, while retrospectives are held every two weeks. Retrospectives need, therefore, better data to introduce an effective and productive meeting, saving time and money to companies. In this sense, to make retrospectives
Ale Donoso
Ale Donoso
4 min read
GitLab, Integration

Scope.ink now works with GitLab! 🎉

The platform to measure developer productivity has integrated GitLab already. Today there are good news for the community! 🔬Scope.ink [https://scope.ink/] is now integrated with 🦊GitLab. We have been receiving precious feedback from you guys, so we have been working really hard to fulfill your expectations! 🎉 GitLab is now on production on Scope! Though the status of the integration is in Beta stage, you can analyze for free your GitLab public and private repositories with Scope [https://s
Mariluz
Mariluz
2 min read
Code Practices, Metrics, Improve

The importance of using good coding practices

Incode development, as in any other kind of job, it’s very important to organize work, structure efforts and prioritize tasks with the only purpose of having better results. Although it’s true that there are several different established practices for a set of programming languages, they are not universalized among programmers and engineers to establish a series of guidelines and make processes follow a logical structure — as for the artisanal process itself. Often, engineering teams discover
Mariluz
Mariluz
4 min read
Productivity, Engineers, Metrics

Measuring Developer Productivity

This post covers how to measure a coder’s contribution to an organization, in a sensible & precise way. Pictured Above: Visualization of a PR on Yeti Smart Home (https://getyeti.co [https://getyeti.co/]) codebase Code crafting, as any other job based on knowledge, is many times more art than science. Decision making is of a huge importance, and every decision, technical or not, has many side effects. So you can’t just “measure” a developer’s output in a numerical way, it wouldn’t be fair. Let
Mariluz
Mariluz
9 min read

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