Reading List - December 2016

By Josh Sherman
6 min read
reviews
books
reading

Figured since I’ve read so much this year, and am planning to read a ton next year that it would be fun to start reviewing what I’ve been reading. Nothing too crazy, just some brief thoughts on the books that I’ve read over the last month or so. Hoping to […]

8GB Showdown: Linode vs DigitalOcean vs Amazon Lightsail vs Vultr

By Josh Sherman
13 min read
reviews
hosting
linode
digitalocean
lightsail

Earlier this month I posted yet another of my $10 Showdown posts comparing Linode, DigitalOcean and the newcomer, Amazon Lightsail. The response was freakin’ amazing, I got a ton of great feedback and I figured I may as well follow up with a comparison of a larger plan. Instead of […]

I survived the 30 day plank challenge

By Josh Sherman
5 min read
health
fitness

November’s a pretty hard month for me emotionally, so I figured, may as well put my body through a little hell too! On November 1st, 2016 my daughter and I set out on a 30 day planking challenge. The challenge starts at 20 seconds on day 1 and you work […]

Striking while the iron is hot

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
writing
blogging
inspiration
motivation
friendships

Right now I’m sitting in Mexico, enjoying great weather, greats friends and some great sips. Yesterday was fairly hectic with an early flight, a bit of a layover and quite the drive to get to our house for the week. BTW, I’m in Mexico on a work retreat with SumoMe […]

$10 Showdown: Linode vs. DigitalOcean vs. Amazon Lightsail

By Josh Sherman
8 min read
reviews
hosting
linode
digitalocean
lightsail

Yes, Linode announced a $5 plan. You can check out the $5 Showdown: Linode vs. DigitalOcean vs. Lightsail vs. Vultr Yes #2, Linode made some changes to their $10 plan, increasing the storage a bit and kicking up their network out. I have updated the post to reflect the network […]