The Status Hero Blog

Field dispatches for humans working with other humans to get stuff done.

Daily Standups are Broken

Team Communication

Daily Standups are Broken

The in-person stand-up meeting hasn't kept up with the evolution of how we work. Let's fix that.

Michael Karampalas

Michael Karampalas

February 28, 2022 2 minute read

Status Badges for Your Team Dashboard

Product Updates

Status Badges for Your Team Dashboard

Status badges aren't just for repo READMEs. Add badges to your team's dashboard for real-time updates from your critical systems.

February 27, 2022 2 minute read

On Meetings and Wasting Time

Productivity & Estimation

On Meetings and Wasting Time

Human progress comes from collaboration. People don’t hate meetings necessarily, they just hate having their time wasted.

Henry Poydar

Henry Poydar

February 26, 2022 3 minute read

Supercharge Your Team’s Check-Ins with Zapier

Product Updates

Supercharge Your Team’s Check-Ins with Zapier

Use our new Zapier integration to connect Status Hero with thousands of apps and tools your team uses everyday.

February 25, 2022 2 minute read

Case Study: CodersRank

Case Studies

Case Study: CodersRank

CodersRank analyzes public data from sources like Github and Stack Overflow so you can see how you stack up against software developers across the world.

December 11, 2021 3 minute read

Serving a static blog from a subdirectory with Cloudflare Workers

Engineering

Serving a static blog from a subdirectory with Cloudflare Workers

When we first published our blog a couple of years back, we decided to use Jekyll. It’s simple, Ruby-based, established, and it does this one job really well. We’ve stuck with it. According to the experts, there’s an SEO edge to hosting your blog in...

October 10, 2021 2 minute read

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