July 13, 2020

Baby steps - first users and interesting learnings

darchard @darchard

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/looking_for_feedback_on_my_lockdown_side_project/

And here:
https://www.indiehackers.com/post/would-love-some-feedback-on-my-first-public-mvp-66a4ef9200

Deliberately kept things small hoping to generate enough traffic and some feedback to inform us about where to go next with the project. Or whether we should just stop.

Sharing some stats here current at the time of writing:

2 Posts.

275 users over 24hours

40 Reddit upvotes

3 IH upvotes

43 IH post views

9 feedback comments overall

2 new mailing list subscribers

1 invite to submit to https://betapage.io

Learnings:

You don't have to do a lot to generate enough traffic to get a feel for what you're doing right, and what you're doing wrong.

Thanks to everyone who took the time to look at Statusbase!

More to come....

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