Phew, 2020 was a crazy year Indeed! 😌
Unlike a lot of folks, 2020 for me has been fortunate enough in most of the sense. I got great opportunities and this year actually saw me jumping up straight in my technical skills and learning.(Not DSA 😪)
Also, most importantly I feel very blessed to be among the very few who didn’t suffer any personal loss.
Okayy, So Let’s cherish 2020 by
highlighting some of the major things!
1️⃣ Made $800+ bucks from Competitive Geeks, Thanks to COVID. 🙃
2️⃣ Started doing a lot of
Open Source Stuff and
Development, and eventually left doing ML/DL. ✅
Community Team Member and
Project Collaborator at Creative Commons. 🕺🏼
4️⃣ Received Letter of Recommendation and few bucks from Creative Commons. 🙏🏽
5️⃣ Worked remotely as an Internee with awesome people and team at Iconscout, which is India’s first Icons Marketplace. 😇
6️⃣ Bought a New
Mac Book Pro for Myself ❤️
7️⃣ Participated in Official
GitHub Actions Hackathon and got merchs! link. 🤖
Freelancing, once getting noticed on GitHub. 😅
🔟 Launched awesome-github-profiles which was a huge success on
1️⃣1️⃣ awesome-github-profiles going to hit
5k stars on GitHub. (now 4.9k 😬).
1️⃣2️⃣ We also got a chance to release it in Product Hunt.
1️⃣3️⃣ Mentored Students in BITSoC and
1️⃣4️⃣ SRM University Students invited me for Insta Takeover.
Blogging, but not written much in 2020, hoping to write many more this year. 🤗
1️⃣6️⃣ First Time Ever, Got 8+
CGPA in College Semester. 😭
Developer's Community on Discord, which has now 270+ Member’s and Made New Friends there. ✨
1️⃣8️⃣ Got Featured on the
best-seller book Tech Resume Inside-Out.
1️⃣9️⃣ Also codeSTACKr
featured my work on his Youtube Channel.
2️⃣0️⃣ Started doing some Cyber Security stuff (but eventually left it 😓).
2️⃣1️⃣ Most Importantly Realized lately and started practicing Data Structures and Algorithms on LeetCode. 😭
2️⃣2️⃣ Got Referral from Companies, but couldn’t able to crack their DSA rounds. 🤣
2️⃣3️⃣ In total, Participated in 3 Hackathons, out of which only 1
won, that too Honourable award. 😅
2️⃣4️⃣ Finished yet another hacktoberfest. 😬
2️⃣5️⃣ Learned many Tools and Frameworks for Web Dev. 🛠
2️⃣6️⃣ Made this small project called IIIT-GPA, Analytics says that it has been used by 1000+ students! 😮
2️⃣7️⃣ Started building my own CI/CD
workflows on GitHub.
2️⃣8️⃣ Stopped using Quora and Facebook. 😇
2️⃣9️⃣ But Spent daily 3-4 hour’s on Phone, which is actually
1/3 of my 2020 life. 😥
3️⃣0️⃣ Gained a bit
Waka Time says C++ is my Top Language, it’s because I mostly practice DSA in editors 🤣, and for Development, I use codesandbox and sometimes VSCode.
Diving into 2021 with some high expectations.
I’m sure this is going to be another year of tremendous progress and growing 🤞🏽🥂
Thanks for Reading Folks, Wishing you also good
success in the coming year!! 😁🤗