Zen Mode Developing While You’re Offline

Those of us who work in the web industry find that we’re online a huge amount of the time. Going offline can make us feel disconnected. But what about going offline while we’re working? Right at the time when we think we’re most likely to need an internet connection: to get our job done.

Working offline can be highly productive, and is often calming and focused. Whether we choose to go offline, or whether our surroundings make it necessary — such as while we’re traveling — having the right tools, environment, and frame of mind allows you to make working offline a joy.

In this talk, John will cover the tools and approaches that he uses to develop while he’s in zen mode and not connected to the internet.”

What You’ll Learn

  • How going offline can benefit your web development
  • Things to consider before going offline
  • How to get the right mindset for working offline
  • Tools needed
  • Considerations when reconnecting
  • How to create a backup plan for being offline