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Writer, maker. Founded Graphite Docs and SimpleID. Now building Perligo - https://perligo.io https://polluterofminds.com
April 29, 2021
Re-Reading The Mom Test and Start Small, Stay Small in Tandem
Of all the product and entrepreneurial books I've ever read, these are the only two I've ever re-read. And I'm doing it again. I knowingly broke every rule in T…
April 19, 2021
Cut the free plan?
I launched Perligo with a free plan mostly because creatives (and writers especially) don’t have a ton of money to spend. So, I wanted there to be an option for…
April 10, 2021
Your Launch Doesn't Define Your Product
I've now launched 11 products on Product Hunt. Of those launches, only one of them got real traction. Graphite blew up when it was launched. It was my first pro…
April 9, 2021
Looking For Info Product Creators To Test Something
I recently launched Perligo, a writing feedback app. It's not a tool for crafting the content but rather a tool that allows others to provide line notes and gen…
April 7, 2021
Show IH - Perligo - A Digital-First Writing Critique Group App
Hey all! You might have seen me posting updates here as I built it, and some of you provided such valuable feedback on things like the landing page and the app’…
April 1, 2021
Not All Features Belong In Your App
I wrote recently about a problem I was seeing with the alpha testing results for Perligo. I came to the conclusion that a lot of writers do not already have a w…
March 17, 2021
Make Small Apps
I’m finding myself more and more attracted to the idea of building small apps as a solo dev. I work full time for a company I love, but I will always make thing…
March 14, 2021
Spotting The Problem Early
I launched the private alpha version of my newest app, Perligo, a few weeks ago. The app is designed for writers and works to give them digital critique groups …
February 24, 2021
How I Used a Failed Product to Drive Traffic to a New Product
I've written extensively about my experience with Graphite Docs. It was such a wonderful app that I was wholeheartedly passionate about. It also came so close t…
February 10, 2021
I don’t want my app to be my full-time gig
From the time I was 18 years old and started my first online business with friends from high school, I’ve wanted to be an entrepreneur. I wanted to be a founder…
Decentralized and encrypted alternative to Google's G-Suite
Live chat support and sales with privacy top of mind.
A writing critique group platform you’ll actually love
Developer tools that make it easy to add auth and storage.