A Tasty Treats Podcast for Web Developers.

Wes Bos

Full Stack JavaScript Developer. Creator of really good web development courses. BBQ enthusiast.

Scott Tolinski

Web Developer, Creator of Level Up Tuts, Bboy, Robotops Crew and Youtuber

Playing: 025: Dealing With Email Overload && Prettier Setups

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Dec 27th, 2017

Dealing With Email Overload && Prettier Setups

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Wes details "Breakout" β€” his email management strategy for overwhelmed creatives and Scott and Wes chat about how they have their prettier setup.

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The Show Notes!

01:00

02:00

  • Do you like minisode or snackisode?
  • Any other ideas for names for these short episodes?

04:00

  • Email is often busywork

04:30

  • You likely have a decision problem

06:00

  • Kill it at the source! How do you stop email from getting to you in the first place?

08:00

  • Your inbox is not the world's TODO list
  • Process it when you get it
  • Getting Things Done

09:30

  • Filter! Filter! Filter!

10:30

  • Germans sure do get a lot of vacation time!

13:00

15:30

  • Dictation is great!

17:30

  • Video responses

18:30

  • Defer

19:19

  • Batch Processing Email
  • Send + Archive

20:31

  • Stop emailing yourself

24:00

  • Listener Question: How do you use Prettier?

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