October 20, 2019

200 Signups

James Galley @JamesGalley

It's been a long slog to get here, but RiskFly 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
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  • A new direction for my blog...and my life
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  • Launched a brand new design
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  • Launched LunarSight on the App Store
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  • Got the MVP out into the world.
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  • 7 days, 2 great demos, 2 different user groups
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  • My Dad Subscribed!
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