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Hacker News Rankings

  1. Please stop writing tutorials/tech articles on Medium

    556 points by gls2ro Oct 30 6:37 | 253 comments

  2. What is the best money you have spent on professional development?

    522 points by sondog Nov 18 5:02 | 540 comments

  3. As a person, what can I do to improve a city?

    479 points by davidn20 Nov 6 6:15 | 332 comments

  4. Are you depressed?

    408 points by pcbro141 Nov 14 16:12 | 489 comments

  5. Who is hiring? (November 2020)

    348 points by whoishiring Nov 2 8:01 | 820 comments

  6. Why do some timestamps on HN have a full stop at the end?

    300 points by eznzt Nov 24 3:15 | 110 comments

  7. How do custom software dev firms make money?

    219 points by vulpesx2 Nov 1 5:08 | 106 comments

  8. Am I too late for the “Data Science” wave?

    199 points by kylebenzle Nov 14 22:54 | 143 comments

  9. What are some of your favorite journals or magazines?

    182 points by pthreads Nov 20 4:48 | 132 comments

  10. How to effectively get feedback from users?

    151 points by h99 Nov 1 21:49 | 90 comments

  11. How to effectively communicate results of my work to non-engineers?

    139 points by jacek Nov 23 3:23 | 78 comments

  12. Where are the Beautiful clean HTML/CSS templates?

    132 points by magicseth Nov 24 9:31 | 49 comments

  13. How do you work through large ideas?

    129 points by samcgraw Nov 25 22:33 | 72 comments

  14. Who wants to be hired? (November 2020)

    127 points by whoishiring Nov 2 8:01 | 294 comments

  15. Hey Drew, why is Dropbox becoming so bad?

    119 points by an_opabinia Nov 4 10:48 | 45 comments

  16. Those making $500/month on side projects in 2020 – Show and tell

    105 points by folli Oct 30 14:44 | 76 comments

  17. Why Isn't Open Source Voting Software Mandated?

    101 points by _wldu Nov 15 12:45 | 132 comments

  18. Have you picked up any new skill from scratch in your 40s or later?

    100 points by akudha Nov 21 5:26 | 157 comments

  19. What can replace my iPod for podcast listening?

    93 points by dalke Nov 3 1:53 | 150 comments

  20. What helps you improve your mood and keep your sanity?

    77 points by _Microft Nov 15 1:48 | 52 comments

  21. How are you performing email flows on your early stage product?

    76 points by bredren Nov 22 22:19 | 50 comments

  22. What is your best native song that is unknown due to language barrier?

    75 points by internetbird Nov 14 8:22 | 46 comments

  23. Is it time to quit tech industry?

    69 points by faanghacker Nov 18 12:39 | 64 comments

  24. Microsoft blocked my outlook.com account for using a VPN. Any ideas?

    61 points by _Understated_ Oct 31 8:29 | 70 comments

  25. Instead of picking a party, why can’t we vote on issues

    58 points by jelliclesfarm Nov 7 16:39 | 53 comments

  26. How's the Kickstarter Union Going?

    58 points by zachrose Nov 1 20:40 | 21 comments

  27. Will Apple M1 mean better support for Raspberry Pi?

    57 points by taf2 Nov 18 4:29 | 66 comments

  28. Wouldn't it be great to be able to follow fellow HN users?

    56 points by reimertz Nov 11 5:35 | 57 comments

  29. How do you prevent code leak from current/former employees?

    53 points by bkovacev Nov 8 3:42 | 57 comments

  30. Is it OK to not have a “thing”?

    52 points by bhub Nov 26 9:17 | 23 comments

  31. Are Google products getting worse?

    51 points by quacked Nov 18 9:11 | 47 comments

  32. Is an ARM-based laptop a viable development machine for a Backend dev?

    50 points by kinix Nov 14 0:04 | 76 comments

  33. Suggest good books on bootstrapping a startup

    49 points by saran945 Nov 25 2:25 | 30 comments

  34. Any Day Traders on HN?

    49 points by dizzydiz Nov 24 16:15 | 41 comments

  35. How to get rid of impostor syndrome?

    49 points by enroxchd Nov 18 7:44 | 66 comments

  36. How do you regain motivation after achieving financial success?

    49 points by xoxoy Nov 8 13:34 | 41 comments

  37. How do you stimulate your creativity on a day like today?

    48 points by cl42 Nov 21 8:38 | 60 comments

  38. What underestimated technologies will dominate within 5 years?

    48 points by panabee Nov 14 16:30 | 54 comments

  39. How do you privately share pictures and video with family and friends?

    48 points by bandrade Nov 13 8:32 | 54 comments

  40. How are you downloading YouTube videos?

    43 points by pmoriarty Oct 31 9:50 | 36 comments

  41. Best online courses for startup founders?

    42 points by richardreeze Nov 14 1:05 | 8 comments

  42. Consultants and freelancers, how do you handle invoicing?

    42 points by jlevers Nov 2 11:30 | 51 comments

  43. How much of your time at work as a software engineer is spent coding?

    39 points by rmed Nov 19 13:17 | 28 comments

  44. Lost Economic Theories: Printing Inflation-Free Money?

    38 points by missionfission Nov 5 6:45 | 43 comments

  45. How to land more web development and design contracts?

    36 points by kiraken Nov 24 6:03 | 20 comments

  46. Anyone seriously working on starting a new country?

    36 points by kilroy123 Nov 4 2:44 | 58 comments

  47. Has anyone else just gotten bored of the Internet?

    34 points by behnamoh Nov 10 12:49 | 42 comments

  48. How do I re-learn maths as a middle-age person?

    33 points by noneeeed Nov 11 8:18 | 25 comments

  49. How big are your tablespoons?

    32 points by Tomte Nov 22 5:41 | 97 comments

  50. How to Block Apple's Spyware on BigSur?

    32 points by exabrial Nov 13 12:08 | 42 comments

  51. Why are we receiving thousands of fake users?

    32 points by WateryRaccoon Nov 13 10:27 | 18 comments

  52. Is truth a basic human right?

    32 points by desertraven Nov 9 13:51 | 41 comments

  53. Is it okay to downvote without explaining why?

    32 points by runawaybottle Nov 1 12:16 | 61 comments

  54. My girlfriend is “permanently” locked out of her Facebook account

    32 points by iansinke Oct 31 12:12 | 20 comments

  55. Anyone making money with online courses?

    31 points by xenopticon Nov 6 5:40 | 22 comments

  56. What device do you use for reading scientific or technical papers?

    30 points by checkyoursudo Nov 22 7:50 | 39 comments

  57. How to fix expectations and set up path for life?

    29 points by mikaelsouza Nov 6 14:13 | 13 comments

  58. What is your biggest problem?

    28 points by dazzlevolta Nov 12 5:39 | 72 comments

  59. What are your favorite essays?

    28 points by stopachka Nov 4 17:28 | 18 comments

  60. What is to Reddit, as Reddit was to Digg?

    26 points by justicejames Nov 22 11:04 | 23 comments

  61. As a junior to mid level engineer what advice do you have for seniors?

    26 points by wizardofmysore Nov 5 19:44 | 13 comments

  62. Which Software Engineering podcasts would you recommend?

    26 points by irajdeep Oct 29 1:21 | 17 comments

  63. What would you do with your last days?

    25 points by xupybd Nov 18 1:10 | 12 comments

  64. Do you know any company likely to beat Facebook?

    25 points by julienreszka Nov 11 13:31 | 38 comments

  65. What stops you from using BSD as main workstation OS?

    25 points by jayp1418 Nov 7 0:55 | 35 comments

  66. Freelancer? Seeking freelancer? (November 2020)

    25 points by whoishiring Nov 2 8:01 | 108 comments

  67. Why YouTube suggestions are better when I am logged off?

    24 points by onurcel Nov 22 6:46 | 23 comments

  68. So where do I put an article, so it's discoverable, if not on Medium?

    24 points by Nowado Nov 8 1:28 | 29 comments

  69. What vitamins and legal nootropics take every day

    24 points by hector_ka Nov 7 18:29 | 31 comments

  70. What caused the worldwide outage on YouTube yesterday?

    23 points by computator Nov 12 12:37 | 6 comments

  71. How do you sell services, instead of a product?

    23 points by domano Nov 10 8:52 | 14 comments

  72. Why are all the HN posts about the presidential election result flagged?

    23 points by Austin_Conlon Nov 7 10:06 | 20 comments

  73. How would you design an secure online voting system?

    23 points by zw123456 Nov 4 16:25 | 28 comments

  74. What is the most Pythonic spoken language?

    22 points by animal_spirits Nov 13 20:08 | 38 comments

  75. How do you follow news about browsers?

    22 points by khebbie Nov 2 6:38 | 11 comments

  76. How do you organize your personal notes on the company codebase?

    21 points by rex-mundi Nov 21 6:01 | 8 comments

  77. Best FOSS alternatives to photo hosting SaaS(flickr, GPhoto, iCloud)?

    21 points by elfgoh Nov 13 11:14 | 3 comments

  78. What book, video, paper, or essay do you keep revisiting over and over?

    20 points by hidden-spyder Nov 24 2:46 | 8 comments

  79. What are some differences between x86 and ARM processors?

    20 points by quyleanh Nov 13 8:44 | 4 comments

  80. How do you stay sane during a floundering job search?

    20 points by rc-1140 Nov 5 10:59 | 17 comments

  81. Are online master degrees credible?

    19 points by moocthrow Nov 27 5:59 | 10 comments

  82. Buy highly priced domain or rebrand?

    19 points by nerder92 Nov 26 3:05 | 29 comments

  83. People with an M1 Mac, how is your experience with it?

    19 points by Austin_Conlon Nov 22 22:03 | 3 comments

  84. What are your favorite roguelike games?

    19 points by mekster Nov 22 3:31 | 19 comments

  85. How Does the Fediverse Work?

    19 points by grawprog Nov 14 16:09 | 4 comments

  86. Have you been angel investing?

    19 points by alltakendamned Nov 12 23:47 | 4 comments

  87. Do you run a dev shop/consultancy? How should I go about it?

    19 points by swagency Nov 10 9:35 | 6 comments

  88. Do you have a bias for IndieMaker products?

    19 points by mooraage Nov 10 3:46 | 12 comments

  89. Many Freemium strategies to work with? which is the best for my SaaS?

    19 points by MoYasse Nov 1 23:53 | 4 comments

  90. What is a true contrarian position that you hold?

    18 points by ericmay Nov 24 18:25 | 36 comments

  91. What are some small, internet products/services that you wish existed?

    18 points by darkhorse13 Nov 18 10:02 | 19 comments

  92. Why does a quantum computer look like that?

    18 points by russol Nov 16 2:57 | 7 comments

  93. How do you manage your plain text notes

    18 points by gofreddygo Nov 13 14:18 | 10 comments

  94. How do you find new music?

    18 points by 11001100 Nov 13 10:27 | 17 comments

  95. Can the ARM Macs/PCs end the web as we know it?

    17 points by dragosbulugean Nov 25 16:28 | 28 comments

  96. Is 16GB enough for Software Engineering (M1 13“ MacBook Pro)?

    17 points by romainpechayre Nov 11 3:25 | 36 comments

  97. I got asked to resign?

    17 points by throwawy1162020 Nov 6 13:33 | 17 comments

  98. Which Password Manager are you using?

    17 points by ethor Oct 29 0:24 | 25 comments

  99. How to Become a Senior Developer?

    16 points by keaq Nov 7 17:58 | 10 comments

  100. Should I be learning PHP in 2020?

    16 points by philonoist Nov 1 1:31 | 18 comments

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