August 21, 2019

First paying subscriber for Hippo: MRR $1.49 šŸ¤‘

Roel van der Kraan @RoelvanderKraan

2.5 weeks after the launch on Product Hunt I have my first Hippo user that converted into a paying subscriber after his/hers free trial! šŸ„³

No way of telling through the App Store if it's someone I know (I suspect my mom Ā šŸ˜) but there's plenty of other users (500 or so) in the pipeline. Over the next two weeks their trials will end so it's exciting to see how many will convert.

Meanwhile I'm working on marketing this week. Going to continue the launch in places where people that have a need for structured note taking are.

Check Hippo via:
https://gethippo.app

Loading comments...
Today's Top Milestones
  • 27,500 email subscribers!
    So my marketing newsletter crossed **27,500** subscribers. Still with an open rate of **50%** somehow. I thought Iā€™d do a little update. ![alt text](h
  • Hit 550+ newsletter subscribers
    The https://indieldn.com newsletter just hit 550 subscribers. You can check it out and subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/indieldn.com/indie-london-au
  • Reached 50 subscribers
    Hello friends šŸ‘‹šŸ¼ We just reached 50 subscribers for our newsletter and we're publishing some interesting stats you should be following as well while
  • Current stats for refmonkey
    It's been a month now since the release of the MVP of refmonkey and I've been receiving a lot of great feedback from early adopters and the product is
  • Our First Buck(ish)!
    Today we earned our first commission from an Amazon Associates sale! NINETEEN BIG ONES!.....As in 19Ā¢ šŸ˜‚ I know that's hardly a staggering total, but
  • Go-Live v1.1 today!
    Today I've decided to go live with version 1.1 of the FastestNotes app. I've been using the app for over 1 month now and I already feel that I'm more
  • Free Tools
    I recently add the resources page where you can get free and premium resources for any side projects maker. You will have a list of amazing tools, pro
  • Recorded screencast number 5
    Today I recorded my fifth Slingcode screencast about making apps in Slingcode using the Hyperapp library. It's a minim
  • Got hype about this idea again.
    Spent two years not thinking about this - was originally planning to launch end of 2018. Started thinking about how I can dramatically cut down what I
  • The first talk on meetup
    I was invited as a speaker to the Tech Shek event (https://www.meetup.com/ru-RU/techshek/events/272116194/) that focused on inspiring beginners to sta