Product Hunt

$0 to $2,000: A Blueprint for How Autopilot Generated 21% MoM Revenue Growth in 24 Months

Autopilot, the marketing automation company, was founded in 2012.<p>It took them two years to hit 2,500 customers, 24,500+ free trial sign-ups, and 21% …

Marketing

Startup dies after nearly topping Product Hunt charts. Founder shares hard lessons learned.

Music is sweeter savoured in company. Friends Abheyraj Singh, Vibhas Jain, Abhinav Chhikara, and Bhargav Sosale knew this well. And that’s why they …

Startups

This Startup’s Tech Could Rewire Podcasts–And Make Alexa Way Smarter

Audioburst wants to finally index the audible internet, making online sounds not just searchable, but easier for voice assistants to work with.<p>For all the enthusiasm—not to mention dollar signs—buzzing around the art of podcasting over the last few years, it still suffers from one major flaw: The …

Technology

This app quickly mutes 100 crowdsourced topics from your Twitter timeline

If you’re sick of politics, sport and general world news then you’re probably best off avoiding social media altogether.<p>But if you want to have your cake <i>and</i> eat it, there is another option to prevent unwanted items filling up your precious timeline on Twitter. Try Mute, a way to quickly mute 100 …

Technology

From idea to #2 on Product Hunt in one week

Almost all my designer friends have launched a product. Marty shipped Poolside.fm and Tens. Davey made IconJar and Oykun is updating MinimalStuff on …

Shopify launches new card reader to compete with Square

Just swipe or dip<p>Shopify’s new card reader is now shipping in the United States. The Chip & Swipe Reader was completely designed in-house by Shopify, and accepts both swipes and chip-based dips. The reader is a competitor to Square Reader, made by merchant services company Square, which has …

Banking

Lessons from an Experienced Dev’s First Solo App

Tips for Launching a Side Project<p>I have wanted to engage in side projects for a long time. I’ve created or helped create many successful web and …

App Store

Our 6 Must Reads on Content Marketing

Exceptional content marketing — and its accompanying, loyal audience — takes time to build. Here are six tips to help you start creating resonant and …

Digital Marketing

Top 9 Finance Tools on Product Hunt

and the massive opportunity to build tech for the Financial World<i>Hi I’m</i> <i>Jordan</i><i>, I love helping people think & grow their products. Hope this helps!</i> …

Debt Management

5 Ways to Bootstrap PR for Your Next Startup

Lessons from a serial product creator.<p>Everyone wants to launch a new product with a lot of fanfare. Unfortunately, it's not as easy as it seems.<p>Pieter Levels, a Dutch entrepreneur, and self-proclaimed "serial maker," has mastered the art of launching products that get noticed by the press and used …

Startups

30 Immersive Storytelling platforms, apps, resources & tools

The following list was compiled by an amazing group of storytellers from around the world. Last semester, while I was teaching <i>Building Storyworlds:</i> …

Augmented Reality

In praise of retweeting yourself

Over the past four months, I’ve developed a nagging habit online that I can’t seem to shake: I’m retweeting myself. Several times a day.<p>Usually the …

4 Ways Friction Can Improve UX

by Nick BabichFriction raises negative thoughts in most designer’s minds. When you ask designers about friction, most of them will tell you that …

UX Design

The Mac Podcast App You Can't Have

I wasn't going to write this post because I've already said most of what I wanted to on Twitter. Yesterday though, I changed my mind when I saw this …

Podcasting

Building a startup in public: from first line of code to frontpage of Reddit

I show how I built a mini startup called Hoodmaps in public from the first line of code to a functioning web app that I got to the frontpage of …

Web Development

Product Hunt founder: ‘Launching is not a one-time thing’

At Startupfest this week, there was one piece of advice that really resonated with me, and it came from Product Hunt founder Ryan Hoover. During an interview with TechCrunch’s Fitz Tepper, Hoover ended up downplaying what many startups naturally obsess about: the launch.<p>Hoover made it a point to …

Startups

Turn your phone into a ruler with the power of AR, Create infographics in minutes from ready made blocks, Learn piano with your iPhone & more …in best of “Last week on Product Hunt (June 26-July 2)”

This is the 74th edition (June 26-July 2) of <b>Last week on Product Hunt </b>— a curated collection of my favorite products on Product Hunt each week.<p>June 26<p>…

Infographics

List of the Top SaaS Companies

The SaaS 1000 is a list of the top saas companies according to employee size growth. We have created a simple algorithm that tracks a saas company’s …

SaaS

Ludlow Ventures has closed its second fund with $45 million

Ludlow Ventures, a young, early-stage venture firm in Detroit, has closed its second venture fund with $45 million in capital commitments, founder and managing partner Jonathon Triest tells us.<p>Ludlow’s team, which includes partner Brett deMarrais and associate Blake Robbins, was originally …

Venture Capital

27 Must-Have Apps You (Probably) Don’t Know About

Have you ever wondered what products or apps you’re missing out on? It’s easy to find the most popular ones in a particular category—but what about …

Software

27 must-have apps you (probably) don’t know about

Product Hunt:<p>Have you ever wondered what products or apps you’re missing out on? It’s easy to find the most popular ones in a particular category—but …

Robes Were Never Not Manly

Last week, the enterprising dudes at DudeRobe launched a Kickstarter campaign, with a marketing angle that essentially amounts to: “Robes: Not just …

Sean Combs

26 Apps to Help You Create Epic Content on Your Smartphone

What does it take to create incredible social media content?<p>Knowing you have to create new content for multiple social media channels every day can …

Social Media Marketing

An ex-Tesla engineer created an FDA-compliant cure for hangovers

Sisun Lee loved his job as an engineer at Tesla. He had absolutely no intention of quitting and starting his own company.<p>But what started out as a fun side project to find a cure for hangovers has grown so big, he felt he had to quit his job this week and launch a company.<p>On July 5, his startup …

Startups

The Mobile Marketing Studio: 26 Apps to Help You Create Epic Social Media Content on Your Smartphone

What does it take to create incredible social media content?<p>Knowing you have to create new content for multiple social media channels every day can …

Social Media Marketing

Product Hunt’s Top Ten Chrome Extensions to Optimize Your Inbox

& my new extension for gmail signatures, BladeNowadays, we spend soooo much time in our email inboxes — coordinating, selling, networking. Much of …

Top Ten

Episode 70: Auren Hoffman by Product Hunt - Listen to music

Check out this personalized, mood-tracking, stress-relief app

Did you know that there’s an app for <b>relieving stress and anxiety?</b> Of course there is. It’s called <b>Aura</b>, and in February this year it stormed the Apple store as the <b>highest rated new app.</b> Now it’s available on Android, and you can get it at a reduced price.<p><b>The world’s a stressful place</b>, now more than …

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