Who am I?

Magnus Benoni

I’m a web developer and designer from Norway. I’m currently working on Dorian, an interactive website for learning music theory. I started my first freelance business when I was 20, and am currently teaching myself full-stack JavaScript development.

I’m passionate about using technology and design to create products that have an impact on people.

I’m a big believer in self-education, online or otherwise, and am especially interested in education technology.

When I’m not coding or designing, I love to play drums and piano, do calisthenics and read interesting books.

My skills

My skills include the following:

HTML5
CSS3
JavaScript
jQuery
Wordpress
Ghost

I am currently learning:

Node.js
Express
MongoDB

Quick facts about me

  • I’ve been playing drums since I was 8 years old.
  • I love reading. I read a new book every other week. Topics that fascinate me include psychology, social dynamics, stoic philosophy, happiness and entrepreneurship.
  • I’m a learning junkie. I love learning new things.
  • I could listen to good film scores all day (and I often do).
  • I get new ideas all the time. My Evernote notebook is overflowing with business ideas, thoughts and notes.