Make & Graft is a blog about working online, healthily.

It covers remote work, side projects, and staying healthy while being a digital worker.

Make — Be creative, make things and put a stamp on the world.
Graft — Work hard, work sensibly and get things done.

Hi, I'm Dan.

I am a web developer and designer who's been working remotely since 2014.

I live in Mauritius while being Head of Product of a startup in London. I also run numerous online projects.

This blog serves as a place to discuss different topics surrounding working online, personal and mental health, money, and creating products on the side.

I'm a big magazine fan and have crafted a few projects around this passion (Subsail, Magpile). Plus I host a fortnightly magazine podcast called Mag Heroes (currently between seasons).

I've recently started creating modern Ghost themes under the name RDN Themes. I also regularly blog at about t-shirts.


Dan Rowden

My projects

New!Cove — Member-based commenting for Ghost blogs.
RDN Themes — Modern Ghost themes.
Tee Drop — A blog about t-shirts.
Subsail — SaaS for magazine subscriptions.
Magpile — A “wikipedia for magazines.”
Mag Heroes podcast — Chats with magazine makers.

Me online

Instagram: @danrdn
Twitter: @dr

Est. Jan 2020

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