October 17, 2019

Came up with my idea

Alex Rodriguez @arod

I've read so many times that you should solve your own problem, and so last week I sat down to think about all the problems in my life.

It turned out that I had quite a few problems worth solving, and the most interesting one led me to the idea for MHS Projects!

Today's Top Milestones
  • New Brand!
    Hey IH, it's been a while since I last posted an update about Leave Me Alone. We've all had a pretty crazy year and I kind of dropped off social media
  • Open report November - $200k ARR
    βœ… $200k ARR πŸ’° MRR: $17,549 (+51%) 🀯 πŸ’΅ Revenue: $21,129 (+69%) 😱 πŸ˜€ Customer Count: 185 (+ 20%) πŸ’” Churn: 13 (vs 20) πŸ‘‹ New Trial: 950 (vs 840 ) πŸ”Ž
  • Looks Like its Sadly Over 😒
    2020 has been a struggle but we got hit with another blow yesterday with the news that our main supplier has decided to close its doors and not supply
  • Hit 1k ⭐️ on GitHub
    We hit 1k stars ⭐️ on GitHub today. Not a goal per se but that's really cool. Even a bit unreal to me, as I never had a project which reached that mil
  • Got featured on a newsletter!
    Woo-hoo! Metronome got a mention in the December 3rd edition of the Podnews newsletter! Permalink: https://podnews.net/update/a-shakespeare-joke-about
  • Started a Medium publication
    We created a Medium publication Brick by Brick https://medium.com/brick-by-brick as a way of sharing our engineering tips and insights to a broader au
  • Why i created X-ercise
    I want to share my history with you, as i cant post in the way i like it here (because can be very extensive), i upload to medium so you can enjoy it:
  • Chrome extension released
    what is a productivity web app without a chrome extension? when i thought of Widget-Board.com i knew that it had to have a chrome extension to access
  • Doubled monthly active users in a month!
    Just hit 1,800 active users over last 28 days. The growth curve has been insane over the holiday weeks. I plan to write something longer to dive into
  • Introduced Public Status Pages
    The feature requested by multiple customers, delayed few times by more urgent development tasks (mainly replacing the components that are no longer su