TL;DR: The basic philosophy behind accepting the 'hard truth' and pivoting your product. Is it a good decision ? Let's discuss.
I wanted to share something with you, and also hear your opinion on this.
I'm pivoting my product Howitzer.
For those who haven't heard of it - it's a marketing (automation) tool for Reddit, made for Entrepreneurs, Indie Developers and Indie Hackers.
Before deciding to pivot it, Howitzer offered these features:
But, after few tests, discussing with potential clients and re-validating the whole idea - I concluded that this is not the way to go.
Auto-posting and auto-commenting on Reddit ?!
Subreddit Analysis ?!
Who need this ?!
So, I decided to combine the direct marketing with Reddit's huge user base.
Now, Howitzer is this:
I decided to pivot Howitzer, and release it only with the features that would really do the job.
So, What do you think about this decision ?
What do you think about the pivoted version of Howitzer ?
Is it the right way to go ?
Let's discuss in the comments.