RoW80 2016 ~ Round 3

Goals

Updated 09/04/16

Writing

Wicked Witch, Retired, aka “It’s all Eric’s fault.” (added week 7)
  • “One Page” summary
  • First draft – 3000 words/week until the end of the round.
One Ahead series
  • Rename files in a manner that makes sense.
  • Gather notes and make a timeline of planned stories.
  • Reread first One Ahead story. Decide on a subtitle.
  • Sorrowful Seamstress – another iteration (added week 4)
  • Rewrite/finish second story. Decide on a subtitle.
  • Horrid Haunting
    • Decide on subtitle for second story.
    • 2nd Iteration
    • Organization Session (added week 4)
    • 3rd Iteration (added week 4)  – left off at Ch. 5
    • Edit pass
  • Draft third story.
David P. Abbott in The Open Court
  • Need to decide if I want to add another picture (the file size is maybe starting to get big).
  • Do a final edit, especially of the final article which makes mention of the photos.
  • Write an introduction.
  • Add front matter.
  • Cover.  – Two versions so far. Neither are entirely “finished.”

Publishing

Website
  • Change the header to be a SSI. Improve accessibility and validate.
    • update front page
    • update subpages 
  • Website metrics?
  • Fix /images  /img
  • Update “Other Works” page.
  • Should I set up a One Ahead page? Cart before horse?
  • Change blog links to drive traffic to website.
  • Investigate the mysteries of Mail Chimp’s popovers (added week 6)
  • Update Eric’s Blog to something more responsive (added week 7)

Personal Growth

Managing Big Data with MySQL at Coursera: (added week 7)
  • Week 1
  • Week 2
  • Week 3
  • Week 4
  • Week 5
Macroeconomic Course at edX: (added week 6)
  • Getting Started
  • Introduction and Basic Concepts
  • Supply & Demand
  • Measures of Economic Performance
  • Real and Nominal Values
  • Classic & Keynesian Models
Courses at Code Academy:
  • Finish Python – two sections left
  • Learn SQL – four sections
  • SQL: Table Transformation – four sections (deferred)
  • SQL: Analyzing Business Metrics – two sections (deferred)