Part — II

This article is the continuation of the 2-part blog series on ‘How we brought down storage for the Ads platform’. Reference to part 1 can be read here.

In the earlier blog, we explored different solutions we went through to solve the following problem:

At ShareChat, our Ads platform allows advertisers to run all their marketing campaigns on our app and at scale. A common problem that occurs has been around the per-user frequency capping for an ad.

To achieve this, our code needs to do the comparison of the number of times a…

2010

1. 👫 Left school and started a relationship with my future wife

2. 📚 Left my home and began engineering

I have worked at Wyzebulb for over 3.5 years. I am proud of the team we have built over the years and I genuinely feel that each of us has contributed to Wyzebulb in a positive way. I am also proud of the product we have built over these years…

I finished a course recently on NodeJS: Advanced Concepts to improve my understanding of the inner working on NodeJS. This blog is based on this course and other research that I did myself during the course. The blog is created in the form of a conversation between you and me…

When you’ve been working on the same OS for close to 3 years, you definitely want things to function and be set up in a certain way. Recently, my 3-year-old laptop suffered the full wrath of the motherboard deity and I had to switch over to a new laptop. …

Any web developer who has ever worked on creating APIs for more than a few months would probably have used Postman already — be it to test their API, create API documentation, debug their API, and more.

While downloading Postman from https://www.getpostman.com/postman is straightforward, it is the installation which is…

Visual Studio Code is my editor of choice and I usually use its Source Control features to create a branch, switch branch, push and pull in git. Hold your horses before cringing about me using GUI instead of the command line.

I don’t usually care whether I’m using command…

During the month of Aug 2018, our costs on AWS were sky-rocketing:

The projected costs were also increasing every day at a rapid pace. We could’ve hit around $4k by the end of the month. Something was going very wrong. …

Disclaimer: This is not a blog. This is a short story about my year at Leado and my learnings from it. As such, it is longer than my previous blogs.

Today marks the day when I joined Leado a year ago. Previous to Leado, I had worked at babajob for…

Pulkit Chaudhary

Hacking @sharechat | Previously Worked @wyzebulb and @babajob | Developer | Love to ask and answer questions.

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