January 7, 2020

200 Signups

JinMee

It's been a long slog to get here, but JinMee 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
  • Weekend Club launched in Americas time zones 🙏
    weekendclub.co is the weekend co-working club for bootstrappers. Until recently, we ran weekly, Saturday co-working sessions 10am-5pm on GMT (UK time)
  • You can pay us via self-service!
    Finally, we've implemented self-service payments in our user panel, so you don't need to go away from the site to buy the paid plan. 🤑 Check out our
  • Starting Hacker-AI
    966 / 5000 In my decade long marketing tech career, I've seen how artificial intelligence and automation have changed the business. However, one funda
  • Update 126: +1 customer
    1. What we worked on last week and how well did we achieve our goals? ✅ Added 1 new customer for +$49 ✅ 3 sales calls booked for this week. ✅ Onboarde
  • 100,000 monthly readers
    Focused on a narrow niche (job searching & careers, and within that, mainly job interview advice), published content very consistently, yet focused on
  • Launched Landing & Registration
    Outside of the core product, one thing I wanted to get right from day zero was the capturing of insights & information to properly product manage this
  • Launched Landing & Registration
    Outside of the core product, one thing I wanted to get right from day zero was the capturing of insights & information to properly product manage this
  • Testing a Product Hunt Ad
    Product Hunt has been our best performing referral source for the last few years so we figured it was worth trying advertising with them. The minimum
  • Our latest blog article brought 3k unique users
    Our latest blog article (https://www.nodejsdesignpatterns.com/blog/node-js-race-conditions/) ended up on the first page of Hacker News and helped to d
  • Working on new packages
    I have been beta-testing 4 new packages these last two months, with our existing customers: * interview-based blog posts (for thought leadership conte