Alexandru-Balan | Publish0x


Happily married to a wonderful woman. Linux enthusiast, software developer and hacker of all things. I may be stupid, but at least I won't try to scam you.

Joined February 2020 342 Followers


How I make my thumbnails. Detailed creation process.

5 Jul 2020 5 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

Creating thumbnails is an important part of being an article writer. It's the first thing your readers see and it should make them curious while also encapsulating the essence of your article. Today I'm going to share with you how I create thumbnail...

Is it easy to be a writer? The money factor and where Publish0x is right.

28 Jun 2020 8 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

  There have been numerous articles that are aimed at teaching you how to be a writer, a publisher, a blogger on different platforms like Publish0x or Hive or Medium, etc. Most of those articles make very good points and give useful advice on how to...

Create your own blog with Svelte and host it for free

24 Jun 2020 11 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

In, this article, we are going to take a look at Svelte and I'm going to try and teach you how to create your own blog, upload it to GitHub and host it on the internet for everyone to see. Before starting building our new blog we need to have the ri...

Verified wallets for Brave Browser on Android

20 Jun 2020 3 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

    Braking news!!! Some of the readers report that this feature dropped in the stable version. Check the Play Store for updates!   There's been some talk recently about the verified wallets feature of the Brave Browser making its way to all of us A...

"My app uses open source technologies" and other ways developers lie to you

16 Jun 2020 6 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

Maybe some of you have encountered this situation in which you want to know if a project or application is free and open-source software. Maybe it's because you want to know if you can trust the app to keep your data private and secure, or maybe you...

Fullstack Wizard. On creating a pleasant UI and other design tips.

10 Jun 2020 5 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

For previous episode check HERE. For full code see my GitHub repo instrumentality-landing For a live demo of the progress of the project see this Heroku app: Today, in Fullstack Wizard, we are going...

An honest review of the Atomic Wallet

3 Jun 2020 6 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

Before word... Some of my followers might remember the review I made for Uptrennd because of a similar title. That review was mostly negative because my experience was mostly negative and I shared that with you. Instead of jumping on the praising b...

Fullstack Wizard. First installment.

30 May 2020 5 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

Let's make a landing website Before word... The Fullstack Wizard is a multiple parts series where I aim to teach you some tricks and give you a little bit of insight into full-stack web development. Since this is the first post in the series we will...

The Authors I Follow On Publish0x And The Most Powerful Token

19 May 2020 4 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

  This is a combination of two articles I really meant to write for quite some time and now that Publish0x passed the 100K users mark I feel like it's a wonderful time to get everything edited and out to you my dear readers. Well... that and their w...

Fedora Silverblue. The future of Linux distributions.

18 May 2020 5 minute read comments Alexandru-Balan

Fedora is a huge distribution and like any other huge distribution it has a bunchof spins or as they are known as to people that use Ubuntu, flavours. Now, flavours are just cosmetic changes put on top of the distribution base. For example, Ubuntu M...