September 24, 2019

Going Viral

Clyde

The majority of 2017 was spent trying to turn the MVP into a V1 and attempting to grow the platform's userbase numbers. What finally ended up working was reaching out to a YouTube content creator called Th3Jez and getting him on board to promote our app in his videos. This created a couple viral moments where we saw huge spikes in sign up, so much so that it crashed the app on 3 separate occasions. We now had a couple of thousand users signed up but the UI glitches got worse and we had to water down the matching algorithm just to keep the app running.

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