30 Day Writing Challenge Learning From My Failures

Learning from My Failures: Game Development

This wasn’t just one failure, but a series of closely related failures from my youth. I could write an individual post about each failure, but for the sake of not spamming my blog with well over a dozen posts, I’ll summarize the highlights. What it was I’ve been interested in game development ever since I played my first game. Even though I was young and very naive, I still gave each idea my full effort.…

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Learning from My Failures: Minecraft World

Created at the age of 13, “The Minecraft World” was another one of my most ambitious and educational failures.  What it was Since I created this project way back in 2012, I don’t remember the exact reason why I started it. All I know is that I was thinking big; too big. The Minecraft World was a website that aimed to be a community hub centered around unique content for all things Minecraft. The website…

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Learning from my failures: The Golden Apple Network

The Golden Apple Network was easily one of my most ambitious failures. If successful, I would have made me rich! (for a 15-year old, anyway). But of course, it did not succeed. Here’s the story. What it was Throughout the early ages of my project history, I was obsessed with Minecraft. I ran a profitable server, designed professional server banners, developed custom plugins, and even ran a very successful Minecon information website. In my mind,…

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Learning from My Failures: Frostbyte Computing

Let’s explore another one of my failed projects from back in the day! Most of my failures have a common theme, but Frostbyte computing is unique in how it failed.  What it was In late 2017, I decided that my latest business obsession was SEO (search engine optimization). At the time, I was watching a lot of videos by an entrepreneur named Alex Becker, who started his money-making journey with SEO. The basic concept of…

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Learning from My Failures: Realm Rates

Ah, Realm Rates, another ambitious project that I had such high hopes for that never got to see the light of day. What it was Way back in 2015, I was semi-addicted to an MMO-RPG game called Realm of the Mad God. Similar to how other MMO games work, in RotMG, there are plenty of rare items that have a small chance of  “dropping” while you play. However, the difference with Realm of the Mad…

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