Josh Kendall

iOS, Ruby, & PHP Developer

Founding Partner at Simple App Group, software developer, and writer. I write about development, business, and marketing.

  1. Kurin is getting Kickstarted

    I posted the other day about Kurin the new simplified gimmick-free Content Management System I want to build, well today I've launched a project site, Github organization, and Kickstarter project for it. I've tried Kickstarting ideas before, but they never panned out because they were likely too niche of a…

    on Kurin, CMS, Kickstarter

  2. Kurin - Content Management, Simplified.

    I've had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of content management systems (CMS's) from well known favorites like WordPress and ExpressionEngine, to the lesser known ones like Graffiti and Code4Design. I've also had the opportunity to build multiple sites on custom CMS's and on top of systems like…

    on Kurin, CMS

  3. No, I won't build your website for $200

    I'm not sure how often other web developers or even other service-based businesses run into this scenario. It usually goes like this: Them: "Hi I need a website, it needs to look like [example website (usually their competition)] but different, I have a lot of information about my company/myself…

    on web development, client services, pricing

  4. Switching to Ghost

    I've been doing a lot more writing recently for the Simple App Group blog "The Journal" since it's released weekly and I have two or three articles per issue. All of this writing on a deadline has me wanting to write more, so I've dropped Jekyll in favor of Ghost…