October 11, 2019

200 Signups

Lotanna Igwe-Odunze @sugabelly

It's been a long slog to get here, but Remote NG 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
  • Came up with the idea
    So this is a problem I have had for a long time: A simple, minimal tool to organise all of the information I care about (links, texts, articles, ...)
  • Came up with the idea
    So the idea of this project is to allow people to monitor a specific Twitter account. So they will be notified of any specific tweet (e.g. if some key
  • Open Beta 🧵
    After MVP and quick validation across friends and family, now it is open to everyone! You can use it as much as you want for free, while in beta. Afte
  • 1 subscriber after 2 of days of List Building!
    Yeah, I know, "what's the big deal?". Before just throwing it out there, I wasted 2 weeks on "perfecting it". And guess how many subs I got for 2 week
  • Started the first Season of MW!
    Today, I'm launching the first two episodes of Maker's Way first season. The 'Pilot' episode covers how I made $29.156 with a blockchain online course
  • Set up the landing page
    While I’m still designing the website I’ll use for it, I created a ConvertKit account and landing page. Lovelicons.com now points to that landing page