December 29, 2019

First coding livestream

Sumit Kumar @HacksOfSumit

Yesterday, I have live-streamed coding on Geoman.io for the first time. It was a bit scary but awesome and I will definitely do it again.

What was done during the livestream:
✅ Redone geoman.io landing page
✅ Published Stripe plans
✅ Fixed some bugs
✅ Published the first "projects" feature, broken tho

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DzF4FDlhQew

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    Did you already have some following first? I was really surprised how positive the reaction was when I tried Twitch last year.

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      I had a few people tuning in. 3 to 4 at any given time. Very low of course as this was my first livestream and I don't have much YouTube Followers (30). New to the video game, but I like it much more than blogging so I'll keep doing it 💪

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    Awesome Sumit. Watched a bit of it, luckily they teach us German here in Denmark ;)
    And cool you're using Nuxt! I do as well

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      awesome. Nuxt is great!

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    Why are you speaking german haha ;)

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      Good question. I decided to try YouTube in German instead of english but I'm constantly struggling if this is the right decision. Same on Twitter. Should I "niche" to the German crowd or go english for more viewers potential?
      One thing why I wanted to go German is because I talk a lot about financial stuff, building businesses and investing too and there are definitely unique aspects only applying to Germany/Germans.

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        I think if you are on Indie Hackers you should propably try and please this crowd. Doesnt mean you cant talk about the unique aspects of german finance stuff :)

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      that's great! Share your videos!

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