October 20, 2020

Launched Maker News on Product Hunt

Jakob Greenfeld @jakobgreenfeld

I just submitted a new project under the Maker Reads umbrella:
https://www.producthunt.com/posts/maker-news

Inspired by the latest product by @mubashariqbal (Hacker News Day), I decided to put my own spin on the idea.

The result is as simple as it gets: the most popular stories from Hacker News, Indie Hackers, and Product Hunt are shown side by side in an uncluttered layout. A new snapshot is created each hour and, additionally, one snapshot from the previous day is saved.

Today's Top Milestones
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    It's crazy because, I haven't pushed any marketing at all for this. I just simply added https://getrhys.com/101 to getrhys.com as a button. I wanted t
  • Chrome Extension
    Our Chrome Extension just reached 250 users. A simple extension that lets you see the last 12-months trend chart for any topic you search on Google. ★
  • Multiavatar Web-App
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  • Multiavatar Generator
    The Multiavatar Generator is a custom-built vanilla JavaScript avatar generator. It is free to use and open-source. From the beginning of the project,
  • Another Step Forward
    I wasn't going to create a landing page, now I'm creating social media accounts. You can follow Prodhunt on Twitter. I'm going to share daily chart-ra
  • First preorder 🎉
    I received my first preorder with barely any marketing. I haven't even shared it with my email list yet. It motivates me to finish up the course and i
  • Black Friday Promotion
    Added a black friday of 77% off all plans just for this long weekend. I've read a few SaaS blogs that reported that these promotions pumped up sales s
  • Have you ever seen a pitch made in Figma?
    We've just finished our first demo with a potential customer! And we are really excited, can't wait the brainstorming session tomorrow. How did it go?
  • Hit $50K lifetime earnings on Udemy
    Following the launch of my Dart course in September, and ongoing Black Friday sales on Udemy, today I reached $50K in lifetime earnings. Factoring in
  • We went live today!
    Today was the big day. We went live and launched on Product Hunt. Since our product has a similar audience, I expected that people would like it a lot