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Growing Software

Two software engineers exploring the facets of developing SaaS businesses while working their day jobs. Hosted by Darby Frey, co-founder of Lead Honestly, and Ethan Gunderson, founder of Glean.

Tracks

33: No Code, Low Code, Artisanally Crafted Farm To Table Code
What we covered in this episode: Ethan's Training Code Beam America LogSnag Pipedream Zapier What we're working on:Darby is building Lead HonestlyEthan is building GleanHave something you want us to talk about?Twitter: @growingsoftware, @ethangunderson, and @darbyfreyLeave us a ZipMessageThanks to our monthly supporters:Clark Kampfe ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
20:29 09/14/2022
32: The Employee Satisfaction Index
What we covered in this episode: Ethan's upcoming training at Elixirconf The Pomodoro technique The SEO tool we reference is Keysearch.co Copy.ai Have something you want us to talk about?Twitter: @growingsoftware, @ethangunderson, and @darbyfreyLeave us a ZipMessageThanks to our monthly supporters:Clark Kampfe ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
25:09 09/07/2022
31: Do Nothing, A Bold Launch Strategy
What we covered in this episode: Writing blog posts, keywords, and being useful. Ethan failed his homework, or did he? Yes, he did. Is it coding week or marketing week? Bootstrapping a SaaS Product to $36k MRR. Examples of marketing week ideas is at 23:54. Building up a product around a conference workshop. Have something you want us to talk about?Twitter: @growingsoftware, @ethangunderson, and @darbyfreyLeave us a ZipMessageThanks to our monthly supporters:Clark Kampfe ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
29:55 08/03/2022
30: Sorry, The Crab Isn't Good Today
What we covered in this episode: Ethan's trip to Disney Word Chef's Table The consistently low bar of user experiences Lead Honestly's new marketing copy Paying for blog posts Progress on Glean Have something you want us to talk about?Twitter: @growingsoftware, @ethangunderson, and @darbyfreyLeave us a ZipMessageThanks to our monthly supporters:Clark Kampfe ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
27:36 07/11/2022
29: Fractions of a Year
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31:19 05/24/2022
28: A Masterclass in Deleting Code
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23:21 04/07/2022
27: Marketing Made Simple
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21:52 03/25/2022
26: Ethan Stars Over
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22:45 03/22/2022
25: Brian Casel of ZipMessage
You can find Brian at: Twitter ZipMessage Bootstrapped Web Questions, comments, or other feedback? Send us a zip message! ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
40:11 03/03/2022
24: Profit First
Profit FirstThe application Ethan used to model the accounts and framework outlined in the book is Summit.A screenshot for the Summit canvas that Ethan made can be found here. ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
30:25 02/08/2022
23: Tis the Season for a Retrospective
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19:10 12/21/2021
22: Two Kinds of Warm Beverages
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21:52 11/18/2021
21: Edge Cases on Top of Edge Cases
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19:16 11/11/2021
20: Shaking the Rust Off
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25:33 10/28/2021
19: Gearing Up for a Launch
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20:45 10/15/2021
18: An Egg Salad Sandwich With an Instagram Account
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35:26 09/24/2021
17: The Best Laid Plans Part 2
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31:29 09/20/2021
16: The Best Laid Plans
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32:10 09/03/2021
15: An Effective Pivot
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18:56 08/25/2021
14: Changing Directions
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26:09 08/20/2021
13: Give the people what they want, emails
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26:39 08/04/2021
12: So, you need another checklist?
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31:46 08/02/2021
11: The Mom Test
LinksDatadogPrometheusZipkinMetabaseHoneycombThe Mom TestDeploy Empathy ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
30:09 07/13/2021
10: Make Sure the Thing Works
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20:52 07/02/2021
9: The Many Hats of Indie SaaS
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26:13 06/15/2021
8: We Finally Used the Podcast Name in the Episode
José Valim's blog post on a authentication solution for Elixir's Phoenix https://dashbit.co/blog/a-new-authentication-solution-for-phoenix ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
23:00 06/08/2021
7: Almost Ready for Launch
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24:47 06/01/2021
6: The One with Podcast Music
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15:10 05/25/2021
5: Results of the Great Experiment
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25:57 05/18/2021
4: The Value of Code Retreats and Database Seeds
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22:02 05/13/2021