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Motorcycles

Racing Motorcycles on a Budget

How to get started racing motorcycles cheaply. What motorcycle to buy, getting cheap gear, and finding track day providers.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
5 min read
Motorcycles

Tips for Riding Motorcycles in Australia vs America/Europe

Tips for riding motorcycles in Australia - especially for people coming from Europe or the US
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
6 min read

How to Get Backlinks via HARO — a Detailed Guide

How to get backlinks from high DA publications using HARO.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
8 min read
Business

Lessons in Copywriting (and Business) from Comedians

Copywriting lessons from comedians, including wordplay, structure, and focus words.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Life
Featured

A Year of Love and Struggle with "Discover Discomfort"

Results of our first year of blogging with Discover Discomfort: page views, revenue, what we learned, and our future.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
17 min read
Coding

Beautiful Forms in Ghost — Using HTML

Creating beautiful contact forms in Ghost using pure HTML.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
10 min read
Tech, Business
Featured

Can Ghost Be Used for Travel and Lifestyle Blogs?

WordPress is great, but Ghost is beautifully simple. But before deciding to use it for your travel or lifestyle blog, consider whether Ghost is your best option.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
8 min read
Motorcycles

Australia Motorcycle Buying Choices 2019

A brief discussion of the motorcycles I was considering buying in late 2019 in Australia as part of my expanding collection.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
5 min read
Business

Why I Don't Scrape Data, and Count Things by Hand

Why, as a consultant, instead of scraping data or relying on business intelligence, I still count things by hand.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
8 min read
Tech

How This Site/Blog is Built

How the Hooshmand.net site is built: using Ghost, DigitalOcean, some customisation, and Cloudflare.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
5 min read
Tech

Solving Ghost-CLI crashes on Ghost Start or Restart

How to update fix a crash on ghost start or ghost restart, after updating ghost-cli, ghost, node, or nodejs.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
2 min read
Motorcycles

Buying a Classic Ducati Superbike: The 916, 996, 998 and 999 Buyers Guide

Buying a Ducati 916, 996, 998 or 999: Choosing between Ducati superbikes and comparing motorcycles that changed everything.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
31 min read