Google is now tracking your visitors for advertising purposes even when you’re not using Google Analytics or Google Ads.
I took a closer look at Google’s FLoC initiative and how you can fight back and opt-out as a web user and a web developer
One thing I struggle with as a co-founder is the work/life balance and being able to disconnect. I'm getting better at it but it was much easier to do when I had a regular job. There’s always something I'd like to do now...
Seems like a popular interview! 🥳
It’s a benefit these days for founders to have something they believe in and to be about more than just profit. If you believe in something or have a strong opinion, take a stand and be upfront and honest about it.
"I saw your metrics tweet. Super impressive. You could easily raise a $8-12m series A on super favorable terms right now. Would you potentially be open to that?"
No, thank you.
DeepL is such a great alternative to Google Translate and they just added support for 13 new European languages! 👏
I hope Firefox and Brave work on an official integration with DeepL as there is a real need for this.
Today marks one year since I joined my co-founder Uku to work on @plausible. And what a year it has been! 🥳
Thank you for being a part of this journey! Let's see if we can de-Google a few more sites in year 2 😎
My most upvoted comment in the HN thread today. Hope we can do something like this. We'd prefer to spend our time on making Plausible more useful to more sites rather than on the cat and mouse game with browsers and adblockers #weareonthesameside
"Google says it won’t use technologies that track individuals across multiple websites to sell ads"
*The announcement "doesn’t cover its ad tools and unique identifiers for mobile apps, just for websites"
Escaping the adtech machine and making the web a bit more human friendly
Co-Founder Plausible Analytics, simple and privacy focused web analytics
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