Adda Birnir

Co-founder of Skillcrush. Tech lady who loves comedy, feminism, and comedic feminists. Also tweeting @Skillcrush


Are you too old to learn to code?


As a co-founder of Skillcrush, I could drown you in emails from women and men all over the world who are hesitant about learning to code. One of the most…


How to Think Like a Programmer: The Developer Mindset


Developers come in all shapes and sizes, but they do share one thing in common: they all THINK like programmers. And they bring…


Why upping your video game is the BEST thing you can do for your online business

5 Facts About Online Video That Will Make You Want To Pick Up A Camera Right Now


What Walter “Clyde” Frazier can teach you about overcoming being used and abused

Learn how to start winning and grinning from this basketball hall of famer

Publications edited by Adda Birnir

Fighting for women all over the world.

Tech, as creative and fun as it should be!


The Art of the Out of Office Email

How to make your away message interesting in the age of Soul Cycle, Bitcoin, Snapchat, Selfies, and the LolCat


To Everyone Who Says “All Founders Should Learn to Code”: The Real Scoop


Last week, the man himself, Fred Wilson published a blog post about the importance of learning to code.


5 killer web design tips that will make your life easier

And make your website damn sexy


We all want to have a beautifully designed website and yet, it’s…


How to prevent entrepreneur heartache

It’s preventable, I promise


In the last week I have spoken to no less than four entrepreneurs who are all suffering from a…


WordPress for fun & profit

Wordpress is hands down the best way for you to start making money with your tech skills. Let me tell you how. 


The true meaning of “Fail Harder”

Or how I came to love that phrase


Techies love catch phrases. Spend a few months (or minutes) working at a startup and you will…


Are you too old to learn to code?


As a co-founder of Skillcrush, I could drown you in emails from women and men all over the world who are hesitant about learning to code. One of the most…