December 26, 2019

Finished MVP

Nicolás Bevacqua @bevacqua

It took 6 weeks, but I'm finally done building the minimum viable product for Pony Foo. I worked mostly nights and weekends, and I coded the whole thing in Ruby on Rails since that's that I'm the most comfortable with. In hindsight, there were a few features I built that probably could've waited until later. But I'm excited to start talking to customers and see what they think about the product so far!

Today's Top Milestones
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    It looks like a small milestone but it's a huge achievement for me. I manage to x3 the MRR in almost 10 days after I removed the free tier. Obviously,
  • Launched on Product Hunt!
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  • Landing page
    Redesigned the landing page: 👉Link: https://eager.app Before: - Used Wordpress - A lot of broken links After: - Moved over to a static website (power
  • zubbit.io hits $590 in new recurring sales 🚀
    It's our end of the month post 💥 Since we re-launched and switched over to Stripe we have now reached $590 in new recurring sales during the month of
  • We've reached $100 MRR
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  • Launched
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