Gina Trapani
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Gina Trapani is a maker

http://ginatrapani.org/
ginatrapani also edits Makerbase

Gina Trapani made:

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    Todo.txt

    May 2006 — Present

    Created the file format, led the open source community, did some coding on it, released the command line client, Android and iOS app

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    ThinkUp

    Jun 2009 — Present

    Creator, coder, cofounder with @anildash

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    Makerbase

    Dec 2014 — Present

    Built and launched the site, helped with product dev and copywriting

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    All About Android

    Jan 2015 — Present

    Monthly guest

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    This Week in Google

    Jan 2015 — Present

    Guests once a month, smiles a lot

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    Isosceles

    Feb 2012 — May 2015

    Created the framework by extracting and abstracting the MVC bits of @thinkup, built and launched @makerbase @narrowthegapp and @thinkup's admin/customer management system with it

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    Seven on Seven by Rhizome

    May 2015 — May 2015

    Teamed up with @martinesyms

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    Narrow the Gapp

    Mar 2012 — Apr 2015

    Conceived, designed, coded, launched, and marketed the site

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    Follow the Geeks

    Mar 2015 — Mar 2015

    Featured in chapter 3

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    This Week in Google

    Sep 2009 — Jan 2015

    Co-hosted every episode with @jeffjarvis and @leolaporte and guests

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    All About Android

    Jan 2013 — Jan 2015

    Cohost with @ronxo and @jasonhowell as resident Android developer, enthusiast & critic

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    Good Web Bundle

    Nov 2014 — Jan 2015

    Built the entire purchase system & made a gift code system to work across 5 sites

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    XOXO Festival

    Sep 2014 — Sep 2014

    Spoke at XOXO 2014

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    In Beta

    Jun 2012 — Nov 2013

    Cohosted almost every episode with @kevinpurdy

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    Smarterware

    Jan 2009 — Oct 2013

    Started the site, customized WordPress, wrote all the posts, moderated comments

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    The Magazine

    Oct 2012 — Oct 2012

    Contributed an article to Issue 2, which also appeared on @Medium and in The Magazine: The Book (Year 1) hardcover

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    Lifehacker

    Jun 2011 — Jun 2011

    Co-authored Lifehacker: The Guide to Working Smarter, Faster and Better (the book), 3rd edition with @adampash

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    CodeConf

    Apr 2011 — Apr 2011

    Spoke at CodeConf 2011

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    Lifehacker

    Jan 2009 — Mar 2010

    Wrote weekly feature articles

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    Lovahs

    Jan 2009 — Jan 2010

    Wrote some Rails code

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    The Complete Guide to Google Wave

    Nov 2009 — Nov 2009

    Coauthor with @adampash

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    Last Year's Model

    Apr 2009 — Apr 2009

    Contributed a key testimonial and generally was enthusiastic about the concept

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    Lifehacker

    Nov 2004 — Jan 2009

    Helped define the voice and vision, launched the blog, was the sole blogger for awhile, hired and managed staff, top-edited posts, grew it from 0 to 1M views a day

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    Lifehacker

    Mar 2008 — Mar 2008

    Authored Upgrade Your Life - the Lifehacker book, 2nd edition

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    Lifehacker

    Oct 2006 — Oct 2006

    Authored Lifehacker: 88 Tech Tricks to Turbocharge Your Day (the book), 1st edition

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    Digital Journalist

    Jan 2003 — Jan 2006

    Produced new monthly issues

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    Kinja

    Jun 2003 — Dec 2004

    Helped code the original blog reader version with @mwilkie and @megnut

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    Bolt.com

    Mar 2000 — May 2003

    Developed the site, wrote a lot of ASP and SQL and nested HTML tables for users and sponsors

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Gina Trapani inspires cmp

1 year ago • 0xCMP

Gina Trapani inspires Dan Clark

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She founded LifeHacker, was a host on two of my favorite TWIT shows, and seems like an all-around awesome person.

1 year ago • spoonydx

Gina Trapani inspires Michael Iafrato

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Pushes herself to make quality apps and sites.

2 years ago • MichaelIafrato

Gina Trapani inspires David Lyons

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Podcaster, developer, writer, and all around good person; the list goes on and on.

2 years ago • lyonsinbeta

Gina Trapani inspires Christian G. Warden

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Got me to write and understand the value of automated tests

2 years ago • xn

Gina Trapani inspires Neil Shaffer

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Inspired by developing. Lead by example.

2 years ago • AwesomeG33k