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My first customer!

I'm very proud and happy for this small goal but for was great joy for me. This means someone appreciated what I built and invest their money and time on it.

A few days ago after a quite a month after releasing my my side project (https://getmomento.io) i got a mail from Stripe saying there was a new subscription!

Momento it's a platform to help monitor your domains.

This will lead me to improve more and more on my products and keep rocking! 🎉🚀

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    👏 Congratulations. Looks a really useful service..

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      Thank you! Hope to help someone with Momento!

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    Congrats Luca! I've seen that you provide a freemium option for momento.io. What's the plan for getting to the first 100?
    I decided to acquire people for the beta test for free. The crucial moment will come once I start charging an entry fee and see the number of people who're keen to pay for what I made.

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    Congratulations! Small bit of feedback - I can’t expand the menu on safari on my iPhone - I have to change to landscape to access the links in there

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      Hey Chris, thank for reporting it. Should be fixed now!

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    Awesome! so happy for you! I dont know if its like an easter egg or something but the headline on your landing page is "The new way to monitor to monitor your domains."

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      No it was a mistake! Fixed now 😁

      Thank you so much!

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    congratulations and all the best for your journey

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    Congrats Luca! what an amazing feeling. Your landing page looks great, one thing I noticed is that you have duplicate text in your headline. Looking forward to hearing how your project grows!!

    I am still waiting on my first customer, just launch my product (https://trekkerlist.com/) last week. It's been so cool to hear feedback from folks on it.

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      Thank you! Also your product and the landing page looks great!

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    Congrats on the sale Luca! Solid landing page as well :)

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      Thank you so much, just changed part of my landing page yesterday!

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    Congrats on the first sale - there's nothing like it!

    Looks like a useful product; best of luck!

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      Thank you so much, really appreciated!

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    Congratulations - don't see it being a small goal at all.

    I know some articles are written about a first customer not being a big deal and maybe that applies for high touch sales. In this case sounds like it was a pure from the web sale, meaning if you had the money to invest in advertising you might be able to get more customers.

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      Thank you so much!

      Yes this is a pure web sale, and didn't spend any money in advertising yet!

      Looking for improving marketing soon!

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    Congratulations on the milestone!

    One tip... make it more clear what "monitoring" means and why it's important.

    From reading the homepage I can see there are different ways to monitor my domain(s), but I'm not sure why I would chose to do it on your platform rather than just doing it all within my account on my domain registrar.

    So making your value proposition more clear I think would will really make your project take off. All the best!

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      Thanks for the feedback! I'm working on the landing page to make more clear what you can do with Momento!

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