Derrick Mwiti

Google Developer Expert - Machine Learning

Technical Writing: Ultimate Beginners Guide Members Public

I have created technical content for various companies over the last 5 years. Educating developers is how technology companies use to grow their communities. Developers hate being sold to, so this is the best way to get developers to use a company's product. The product should solve a problem for

Derrick Mwiti
Derrick Mwiti
Technical Writing

How to use Reddit to promote your technical content( It's not just about posting) Members Public

I have been using Reddit since 2018. In 2022, I was among the top 9% of karma earners. Reddit is one of the best places to share technical content on the internet. It is also one of the most ruthless platforms, especially if you don't follow the rules. For example,

Derrick Mwiti
Derrick Mwiti
Technical Writing

The writtencast - Christina Stathopoulos Members Public

In today’s writtencast, I am joined by Christina Stathopoulos, a former Analytical Lead at Google and now independent consultant. She is also a LinkedIn Learning Instructor, a part-time Academic Director and Professor, and an international speaker. In this episode, we explore her journey in analytics and speaking. Thanks so

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Derrick Mwiti
writtencast

How to build a career writing about data science and machine learning Members Public

Foreword I once wrote an article that got me promoted. I woke up one day, and it hit me that I was incredibly fortunate to be working with the technology I was working with. The company I was working at was on the bleeding edge. And I was incredibly inspired

Derrick Mwiti
Derrick Mwiti
Technical Writing

How to get technical writing jobs (Don't start a blog) Members Public

This is is my 6th year creating paid data science and machine learning content. I only started a blog last year. In the beginning, there is no value in creating a blog. Focus on creating many high-quality writing samples on well-known publications. You need a portfolio of writing samples. This

Derrick Mwiti
Derrick Mwiti
Technical Writing

🚀 Writing for Data Scientists - NEW book launch Members Public

Writing about data science and machine learning can completely change your career's trajectory. Writing technical content in data science is very different from other forms of writing. In this new ebook, I distill my learnings from the last 5 years of creating data science and machine learning content while being

Derrick Mwiti
Derrick Mwiti

Data science writing timeless lessons Members Public

This is my 6th year writing about data science and machine learning. It all started in 2018 when I submitted my articles to Towards Data Science. After publishing a few articles, I was contacted by a leading publication to create content for them. Before that, I had no idea one

Derrick Mwiti
Derrick Mwiti
Technical Writing

Create U-Net from scratch (Image segmentation with U-Net with Keras and TensorFlow) Members Public

In the Implementing Fully Convolutional Networks (FCNs) from scratch in Keras and TensorFlow article, you saw how to build an image segmentation model with FCNs. However, due to the model's limitations, it did not perform very well in the segmenting task. In this post, you will see how to improve

Derrick Mwiti
Derrick Mwiti