Product Hunt launch report

I launched my pretty landing page builder for startups on Product Hunt. Here are the stats including visitors, conversion rate and — the most wanted — MMR grow. Yeah, the sweet crunchy numbers. Come here and get it, my curious friend 😁 Before we begin I have to say that was actually my 16th launch on Product Hunt. You can read literally everything about my Product Hunt launch experience…

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Building a website builder — Part 1.

People keep asking me how the website builder logic is set up. The “subdomains” and the “custom domains” parts are especially mysterious. I understand this looks a little magic from the outside. But things turn out to be very trivial once you figure each detail out. It’s just a web app after all 🙂 There are 4 magic parts in a website builder development:1) subdomains2) custom…

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Bootstrapping a SaaS with Paddle and Google Firebase Auth

The Problem and the Context Need: I need to sign up users and check if they are Pro or not. If not, allow them to subscribe to a Pro plan and pay via a credit card. My project: https://unicornplatform.com – the landing page generator for startups. Incorporation status: since I’ve just started, I don’t have a formal organization and a tax ID. Requirements: things must be done ASAP…

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Things Learned After Publishing 16 Projects on Product Hunt

I’ve been super active on Product Hunt for years and discovered it very deeply. I want to share my experience and lessons learned after making 10 16 products on Product Hunt and winning the 2nd place on Golden Kitty Awards. Updated on the 4th of October, 2018 after the Unicorn Platform launch. Updated on the 6th of February, 2019. Updated on the 8th of May, 2019….

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My Secret Weapon

A useful side-project promotion method based on curating own resources directory (collection).   Hey, my name is Alexander Isora. I develop many side projects in my spare time. I also enjoy inventing creative promotion strategies. My point is that classical techniques to attract visitors should not be a priority because they are too competitive: you may be very good at Tweeting stuff, making YouTube videos…

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