Yes. IJsjes is the Dutch word for popsicles. It’s pronounced kind of like ice-yus. Why did I choose this? Well, it has the letters JS in it. Many more Dutch words include these letters and in these order, but ijsjes had the best vibes by far. More so than lijst (list), prijs (price and prize), bewijs (proof), wijs (wise), etc. So yeah, ice-yus.
Honestly, this project is in its infancy so there’s no long-term vision. I do have ideas on how to make IJSJES better.
Right now, the post count is so low, that it’s not too overwhelming to browse through to find the posts you want to read. At some point, however, this might change. Maybe after 50, 100, or even 1000 posts, someone might be overwhelmed and not bother. I’d hate for that to happen, so I might introduce browsing features and passive methods of consumption. Options are:
I’m very curious to learn about your ideas! Please share them with me on Mastodon or on Twitter.