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May 14, 2021
How Mentorcruise Acquired Its First 100 Customers
Why Do People Want This What is the problem? Who is the target customer? What is the solution, the promise? Why do people pay? The Problem: Getting into tech an…
May 7, 2021
Why It Works: Lunch Money Personal Finance App
Why Do People Want This (Biz Side) What is the problem? Who is the target customer? What is the solution, the promise? Why do people pay? The Problem: is in the…
May 1, 2021
How VEED Video Editing Platform Got Its First 100 Customers
This case study is slightly different. Veed has grown rapidly over the last 18 months and they are well beyond 100 customers (in the ten thousands). So, in addi…
April 23, 2021
How Apps Without Code Got Its First 100 Customers
Why Do People Want This (Biz Side) What is the problem? Who is the target customer? What is the solution, the promise? Why do people pay? The Problem: People wh…
April 17, 2021
How Leave Me Alone App Got Its First 100 Customers
Why Do People Want This (Biz Side) What is the problem? Who is the target customer? What is the solution, the promise? Why do people pay? The Problem: too many …
April 5, 2021
Let's talk about money and the fear of charging
Many indie makers have a fear of charging money for their stuff, at least at the beginning (I very much include myself here). This is a real legitimate fear wit…
March 8, 2021
Why are bad landing pages so common?
I've made several landing pages, all of them feel like Sh**ty First Draft. I know they have 'mistakes' but I ship them anyway as we do. I know there is a lot of…
March 2, 2021
What do you think is the most important decision for founders?
Three questions to ask yourself before starting a business or getting attached to a business idea: 1. What resources are you willing to put in? time, money, ris…
February 9, 2021
How do you consume the Indie Hackers Podcast?
The IndieHackers podcast is a treasure trove of knowledge, insight, wisdom, and inspiring stories. I'm wondering how do others consume all of the episodes. Do y…
February 5, 2021
The Most Direct Way to Make Money
There are many ways to make money as an entrepreneur (in addition to being an employee trading hours for a paycheck). Have you ever thought about the most direc…
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