Hakaran

Hacker News Rankings

  1. How to learn sales?

    865 points by northpoleescape Sep 26 12:44 | 231 comments

  2. Who is hiring? (October 2020)

    426 points by whoishiring Oct 1 8:01 | 824 comments

  3. Why are there no open source 2d printers?

    288 points by pangoraw Oct 15 2:47 | 240 comments

  4. Teaching kids how to think?

    264 points by tmaly Sep 30 6:59 | 139 comments

  5. What are good life skills for people to learn?

    254 points by smarri Sep 27 4:18 | 271 comments

  6. What are good resources to learn system design?

    246 points by techsin101 Oct 12 23:08 | 65 comments

  7. Why isn’t finance a part of the core curriculum at schools?

    242 points by JacKTrocinskI Oct 23 23:39 | 231 comments

  8. How to Become a Consultant?

    221 points by edem Oct 17 7:54 | 62 comments

  9. How do you deal with chronic illness?

    217 points by DantesKite Oct 18 17:11 | 178 comments

  10. How to find “senior” jack of all trades jobs?

    193 points by stevenhubertron Sep 29 18:31 | 97 comments

  11. What did you purchase that measurably improved your quality of life?

    176 points by lllllll0 Oct 18 10:01 | 510 comments

  12. Who wants to be hired? (October 2020)

    175 points by whoishiring Oct 1 8:01 | 339 comments

  13. How did you get started in tech and/or Linux?

    171 points by indigodaddy Oct 3 2:24 | 152 comments

  14. What is your favorite YouTube channel to learn advanced programming?

    147 points by akudha Oct 3 3:27 | 30 comments

  15. Essential skill needed to be a programmer?

    144 points by catwind7 Oct 6 7:26 | 184 comments

  16. What RSS Reader do you use?

    137 points by mettamage Oct 1 20:13 | 259 comments

  17. What are the pros / cons of using monorepos?

    121 points by factorialboy Oct 8 7:46 | 95 comments

  18. Best service to remove you from data brokers?

    119 points by aigoochamna Oct 20 6:45 | 50 comments

  19. How PostgreSQL source code is 3x shorter than MySQL's one?

    119 points by mcsoft Oct 17 13:49 | 36 comments

  20. What is your trick to do deep work or study?

    115 points by mrwnmonm Oct 3 16:33 | 82 comments

  21. What are some problems solved in unrelated domains?

    111 points by themantri Oct 19 4:17 | 90 comments

  22. What are some good methods to prove current time?

    110 points by sigmaprimus Oct 11 1:44 | 66 comments

  23. I am “trapped” in a senior engineering role, how can I escape?

    107 points by throwaway16011 Sep 26 5:20 | 59 comments

  24. What are the most fun-to-play-with open source deep learning projects?

    104 points by jonplackett Oct 5 14:00 | 23 comments

  25. What are real-life useful use-cases for blockchain (not currencies)?

    103 points by laurensr Oct 24 11:49 | 215 comments

  26. Do you have inspiring spontaneous conversations while remote working?

    101 points by johnnyzzj Oct 4 2:55 | 93 comments

  27. Best Recipe Search Engine?

    99 points by crazypython Sep 29 9:44 | 69 comments

  28. How to get into the chip industry?

    94 points by dojitza1 Oct 1 5:08 | 58 comments

  29. How are Digital Nomads coping with travel restrictions?

    92 points by mikhailfranco Oct 23 1:40 | 64 comments

  30. Best HVAC system for a new house?

    91 points by dhruvkar Oct 12 19:55 | 78 comments

  31. How do I improve my command of mathematical language?

    83 points by deboniscognitio Oct 23 0:01 | 36 comments

  32. What is your passive income 2020?

    80 points by merqurio Oct 22 8:33 | 150 comments

  33. What is an acceptable latency for a web load balancer?

    79 points by axismundi Oct 2 5:29 | 66 comments

  34. What are some evergreen HN threads worth revisiting?

    77 points by althaffe Oct 13 3:17 | 10 comments

  35. How can I escape my third-world country?

    72 points by Strahdivarius Oct 2 9:04 | 49 comments

  36. The state of Firebase alternatives in 2020?

    68 points by kgraves Oct 20 17:15 | 34 comments

  37. Side-project that became your full-time job?

    59 points by artembugara Oct 4 9:58 | 43 comments

  38. Why am I getting Google Drive notifications about strangers' documents?

    57 points by l0b0 Oct 13 0:53 | 21 comments

  39. Freelancer? Seeking freelancer? (October 2020)

    54 points by whoishiring Oct 1 8:01 | 130 comments

  40. Is Microsoft preferable, from a privacy point of view, to Google?

    51 points by llarsson Oct 21 12:48 | 26 comments

  41. Has anyone tried to use AI to generate an emergent programming language?

    49 points by aniijbod Oct 18 5:11 | 41 comments

  42. Modern office life has become unbearable to me

    49 points by throwawaydude Oct 14 2:42 | 29 comments

  43. Anyone else miss spontaneous conversations at work?

    48 points by happycipher Oct 2 11:24 | 37 comments

  44. Technical skills helpful for building a startup today

    48 points by mannymanman Sep 26 23:38 | 55 comments

  45. Finding reference customers for a SaaS product

    45 points by nraf Oct 20 4:13 | 13 comments

  46. Will Facebook be a badge of shame on a resume?

    42 points by timmytokyo Oct 4 17:16 | 37 comments

  47. Who is making money with HTML5 Games?

    41 points by Vekz Oct 20 8:29 | 7 comments

  48. What should a software engineering Hippocratic Oath equivalent be?

    40 points by Austin_Conlon Oct 4 5:45 | 61 comments

  49. Is D3 still king for JavaScript visualisation?

    39 points by Engineering-MD Oct 13 7:44 | 19 comments

  50. What's your favorite “forgotten” technology / software?

    39 points by higerordermap Oct 11 6:43 | 51 comments

  51. How is architecture practiced at FAANG companies?

    39 points by DandyDev Oct 10 3:37 | 9 comments

  52. Steady 4-5% on $5M?

    39 points by gooeykabuki Oct 4 17:07 | 35 comments

  53. How does WhatsApp make money?

    37 points by talal7860 Oct 22 8:29 | 51 comments

  54. Is there a HN type forum for engineering managers?

    37 points by curiousgeek Oct 7 23:52 | 4 comments

  55. Do you think 'normal' working will ever return?

    37 points by scotthtaylor Oct 6 4:46 | 64 comments

  56. Should Google remove medium.com from search results?

    37 points by Elect2 Sep 26 18:25 | 39 comments

  57. What to do if you are not good at building an audience?

    36 points by mhrnik Oct 17 5:18 | 23 comments

  58. Why can't banking practices change to prevent money-forwarding scams?

    36 points by djellybeans Oct 5 10:53 | 29 comments

  59. How Do You Learn?

    35 points by KarimDaghari Oct 13 14:45 | 16 comments

  60. I want to praise an employee to an employer. Any tips?

    35 points by escape_goat Oct 8 18:12 | 18 comments

  61. What is your favorite ergonomic chair/desk

    34 points by lprd Oct 22 1:58 | 43 comments

  62. Popular Alternative to Urban Dictionary?

    34 points by Memosyne Oct 12 16:49 | 9 comments

  63. How is Trump testing positive for Coronavirus not on the frontpage?

    34 points by plessthanpt05 Oct 1 23:05 | 42 comments

  64. How do I help an underperforming team get on track

    34 points by davewantstoknow Sep 27 9:29 | 72 comments

  65. How does one lead a team in a hackathon?

    31 points by hackathrow Sep 25 12:06 | 25 comments

  66. How do you cope with mental illness as a founder and/or employee?

    30 points by ShamelessC Oct 23 14:28 | 23 comments

  67. Were you in the early 2000s HTPC scene?

    30 points by nailer Oct 22 4:29 | 27 comments

  68. Consumer WiFi router options in 2020

    30 points by reaperducer Oct 12 9:21 | 44 comments

  69. Which newsletters do you subscribe to?

    27 points by imheretolearn Oct 8 13:43 | 13 comments

  70. Just lost my job, where to go from here?

    27 points by smithmayowa Sep 28 8:16 | 29 comments

  71. What skills are adjacent to software development?

    27 points by stickhandle Sep 25 13:28 | 20 comments

  72. I am writing a book what tools do you recommend?

    26 points by max_ Oct 17 15:08 | 24 comments

  73. Do you get addicted to your HN votes like normal people do to Instagram?

    26 points by jonplackett Oct 9 13:05 | 35 comments

  74. Any “Udemy for Advanced Programmers”?

    25 points by aristofun Oct 8 23:33 | 16 comments

  75. What is the next Reddit, for you?

    25 points by ironmagma Oct 7 15:25 | 39 comments

  76. What are other career options as a CS major?

    24 points by init-as Oct 16 11:34 | 22 comments

  77. How to Properly Learn CSS

    23 points by shp0ngle Oct 21 21:52 | 20 comments

  78. What was your “Fuck this shit I'm out” moment?

    22 points by rustoo Oct 16 23:05 | 20 comments

  79. Why is Prime Day so hard?

    22 points by NikolaNovak Oct 14 11:50 | 19 comments

  80. You've got $300 to fill an empty library. What do you choose?

    22 points by samcgraw Sep 28 11:22 | 31 comments

  81. Have you ever inherited a codebase that you liked?

    22 points by christophilus Sep 27 16:50 | 19 comments

  82. How many of you are actively making contingency plans to leave the U.S.?

    21 points by tpurves Oct 2 10:31 | 21 comments

  83. Realistic space colonization video game

    20 points by openlowcode Oct 19 22:40 | 13 comments

  84. What product, etc. do you think is snake oil?

    20 points by meagher Oct 19 15:17 | 26 comments

  85. How to Invest in Private Companies

    20 points by jacobsimon Oct 18 21:39 | 6 comments

  86. When to notify your employer you are going to leave?

    20 points by mxmpawn Sep 26 17:10 | 29 comments

  87. Why is the US so vulnerable to disinformation from abroad?

    19 points by zepto Oct 17 14:44 | 25 comments

  88. Is time perceived faster online than in person?

    19 points by richardjennings Oct 13 13:24 | 7 comments

  89. How to start SaaS or software business?

    19 points by chaBha Oct 6 14:47 | 21 comments

  90. What's a solid, non-mesh/-repeater/-cloud WiFi-GbE bridge ~100 USD?

    19 points by hexbinencoded Sep 26 5:19 | 12 comments

  91. Why does Twitter unfollow people without their consent?

    18 points by erichocean Oct 18 20:56 | 7 comments

  92. How to deal with ADHD on your own? (If you have to)

    18 points by d-1 Oct 6 4:25 | 34 comments

  93. How do you invest your money?

    17 points by vivekseth Oct 11 8:34 | 26 comments

  94. Non-web developers, what do you do?

    17 points by perdid0 Oct 9 12:18 | 28 comments

  95. What are the unwritten rules of politics in company environments?

    17 points by throwaway644 Oct 9 8:21 | 17 comments

  96. What language/framework you thought was the future but ended up dying?

    17 points by kooskoos Oct 8 6:33 | 19 comments

  97. What side business do you have that makes money?

    17 points by hustleforfamily Oct 4 12:13 | 3 comments

  98. Do ”blue light” glasses work?

    17 points by benrmatthews Oct 4 5:02 | 14 comments

  99. Why Paul Graham’s Website Isn’t Using HTTPS?

    17 points by shivasurya Oct 3 20:11 | 44 comments

  100. What do you outsource in your life?

    17 points by sbolt Sep 28 8:05 | 15 comments

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