254 RR Building/Scaling a Rails SaaS App with Derrick Reimer

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    02:25 – Julia Evans Introduction

    02:52 – Derrick Reimer Introduction

    05:25 – SaaS Apps vs Other Web Development Projects

    06:18 – Scaling

    08:44 – Gathering Feedback

    12:01 – How has underlying technology helped and gotten in the way?

    15:18 – Choosing Boring Technology

    20:49 – Scaling (Cont’d)

    29:07 – Strategies to Keep the Application Manageable

    31:41 – What makes technology boring and safe to use? Evaluating Technologies

    • “Boringification”

    35:43 – Building Something Useful vs Building Something for Entertainment

    40:13 – Prioritization

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