November 5, 2019

Launched on Hacker News

PJS Beauty Salon Equipment @Beautysalon002

Yesterday we launched Beauty Salon Furniture on Hacker News and got to the front page! Overall it resulted in 6,000 pageviews and almost 100 new signups. Here are three lessons I learned:

  1. Refine your website before launching. There were several typos and errors on my site that I could've fixed beforehand if I'd asked a few friends for their opinions.
  2. Submit multiple times if you have to. This was my third time submitting attempt in two weeks. The first two didn't make it to the front page, but this one did.
  3. Don't pay attention to the haters. There will always be some negative commenters. Ignore them, try not to take it personally, and focus on the positive.

I'm excited for what comes next!

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Today's Top Milestones
  • First Firefox extension published
    I am very glad that my extension has been approved and published on Firefox addon platform. I would be glad to have some feedback or any other suggest
  • Ready for release v4.6
    This feels more like a personal milestone for me. I'm not a very patient person. I don't create mockups, I code. I don't do much post development test