October 1, 2019

200 Signups

Steve Butterworth @flumes

It's been a long slog to get here, but Browser Grid just passed 200 signups! This has been the result of several efforts, including blogging, social media marketing, press, and podcast appearances.

We were stuck around 100 signups for a long time, but what really turned the tide for us was press. I emailed 30 different bloggers and journalists this past quarter, and two of them ended up writing articles that drove a lot of traffic and signups. Now I'm just hoping that a lot of them will convert to paying users soon. 🤞

Today's Top Milestones
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  • MVP
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  • Finished first draft and sold $...
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  • Launching today!
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  • I finally have my new E-Residency kit from Estonia
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  • GitHub down again? Why not try a Hosted Gitea box?
    Sooooooooooo it seems like GitHub is down every other day lately. If **only** there was a service that allowed you to run **your own private Gitea ser
  • Baby steps - first users and interesting learnings
    A quick post with some learnings from our MVP launch over the weekend. I only posted here: https://www.reddit.com/r/SideProject/comments/hpgs1t/lookin
  • 5 Consecutive Issues.
    So last week Friday marked the day where I had sent out 5 consecutive issues of The Slice, and its been great to see such awesome growth over the last
  • First 6 podcasts added to the platform!
    Last week I quietly finished creating the initial version of PodAdverts and reached out to a few podcasters with smaller audiences to see if they woul
  • Got featured in Side Project Stack
    @Michael featured Product Disrupt in his list of "No Code Tech Stacks" where he does a little summary on the stack used to build side projects. His cu