September 23, 2019

Reached Ramen Profitability

Gary Willmott @GaryWillmott

My Last Wish is now making $4000 a month, enough to cover my rent and expenses!

Probably the biggest thing that helped me get here was charging more. I charge companies around $400 a month, so I only needed 10 paying customers.

This is super exciting, because it means that I can theoretically afford to quit my job and go full-time on My Last Wish. But I'm not sure if I'll make that jump just yet…

Today's Top Milestones
  • Got featured by Apple in 112 countries
    It's been a while since I shared a milestone on IH but it hast been quite a journey! The last time I posted was for our first 13 paid users and 1500 d
  • MVP
    As a freelancer on Upwork, I've always missed an easy way to receive notifications when relevant jobs are posted. After a little research on community
  • Finished first draft and sold $...
    I've finished the first draft of Start With A Side-Project, a serious milestone 🏅 for a first-time author. The next ph
  • Launching today!
    The memberships are turned on! We've been preparing for this day for months and, yet, I still feel so woefu
  • I finally have my new E-Residency kit from Estonia
    After a long time I decided to setup my startup in Estonia for several reasons, which I will explain later. With the e-Residency card now in place and
  • GitHub down again? Why not try a Hosted Gitea box?
    Sooooooooooo it seems like GitHub is down every other day lately. If **only** there was a service that allowed you to run **your own private Gitea ser
  • Baby steps - first users and interesting learnings
    A quick post with some learnings from our MVP launch over the weekend. I only posted here: https://www.reddit.com/r/SideProject/comments/hpgs1t/lookin
  • 5 Consecutive Issues.
    So last week Friday marked the day where I had sent out 5 consecutive issues of The Slice, and its been great to see such awesome growth over the last
  • First 6 podcasts added to the platform!
    Last week I quietly finished creating the initial version of PodAdverts and reached out to a few podcasters with smaller audiences to see if they woul
  • Launched the KnobsAI website!
    Today I launched the official website for KnobsAI. An app for tracking, recording, sharing, and discovering guitar pedal settings. The app uses AI to