State of Bandcamp Recommender, Late 2017

Call for BCRecommender maintainers followed by a decision to shut it down, as I don’t have enough time and Bandcamp now offers recommendations.

September 2, 2017

Hopping on the deep learning bandwagon

To become proficient at solving data science problems, you need to get your hands dirty. Here, I used album cover classification to learn about deep learning.

June 6, 2015

BCRecommender Traction Update

Update on BCRecommender traction using three channels: blogger outreach, search engine optimisation, and content marketing.

November 5, 2014

Applying the Traction Book’s Bullseye framework to BCRecommender

Ranking 19 channels with the goal of getting traction for BCRecommender.

September 24, 2014

Bandcamp recommendation and discovery algorithms

The recommendation backend for my BCRecommender service for personalised Bandcamp music discovery.

September 19, 2014

Building a recommender system on a shoestring budget (or: BCRecommender part 2 – general system layout)

Iterating on my BCRecommender service with the goal of keeping costs low while providing a valuable music recommendation service.

September 7, 2014

Building a Bandcamp recommender system (part 1 – motivation)

My motivation behind building BCRecommender, a free recommendation & discovery service for Bandcamp music.

August 30, 2014