Toptal published and illustrated a lengthy article I wrote on what I call Adminimisation, that is, automating away the boring and routine tasks involved in running a web service. Useful if you program admin dashboards which you or your staff regularly grapple with.).
Adminimisation: Tips for Building Great Admin Dashboards
How to build a robust administrative area that'll help you automate away the boring and routine tasks involved in running a web site
How hidden fees stack up so as to quadruple the cost of using online payments providers
Strategies for pinpointing and extricating indeterminacy from software tests.
The most dangerous bugs are those you remain chronically unaware of–as all too often occurs with failing scheduled scripts