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Build Your SaaS

144 EpisodesProduced by Transistor.fmWebsite

Interested in building your own SaaS company? Follow the journey of Transistor.fm as they bootstrap a podcast hosting startup.

42:37

Desktop life

What's new with the Transistor team?

  • Justin has a Halloween candy hangover.
  • Desktops vs laptops for dev work.
  • Transitioning from your personal equipment and software to stuff the business pays for.
  • Where are we in our Shape-Up cycles?
  • Our new marketing website is suffering because it's "un-shaped work."
  • The benefits of working with a partner.
  • "I'm realizing how single-threaded human beings are."
  • What does Jon think of Tailwind CSS?
  • At what stage of a customer's business lifecycle should you get them as a customer?
  • How many customers did we get because Basecamp switched to us?
  • "Make software that will be worth using for ten years."
  • New features - how should we communicate those to customers?

★ Thanks to our sponsors:

  • New: Postmark. Postmark delivers your transactional email to customers on time, every time. You'll love their lightning-fast email delivery and developer-friendly features. Check out their new podcast: postmarkapp.com/podcast
  • Clubhouse. Guess who's back? Clubhouse is the first project management platform for software development that brings everyone together. It's designed for developers, but product folks, marketing, support folks love using it. Now it's free for teams up to 10 people. clubhouse.io/build.

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Thanks to our monthly supporters:

  • New: Eric Lima
  • James Sowers with UserInput.io
  • Travis Fischer
  • Matt Buckley, from Nice Things
  • Russell Brown
  • Evandro Sasse
  • Pradyumna Shembekar (PD)
  • Noah Prail
  • David Colgan
  • Robert Simplicio
  • Colin Gray alitu.com
  • Josh Smith
  • Ivan Curkovic
  • Brian Rhea (Pronounced “Ray”)
  • Shane Smith
  • Austin Loveless
  • Simon Bennett 
  • Michael Sitver
  • Paul Jarvis and Jack Ellis
  • Dan Buda danbuda.com
  • Darby Frey
  • Samori Augusto
  • Dave Young
  • Brad from Canada
  • Sammy Schuckert
  • Dan Ericson
  • Mike Walker
  • Adam DuVander
  • Dave Giunta (JOOnta)
  • Kyle Fox GetRewardful.com
  • ProfitWell
  • Postmark – use coupon code BUILDYOURSAAS to get a free month of sending
  • Clubhouse
  • GetRewardful.com

Want to start a podcast on Transistor? Justin has a special coupon for you: get 15% off your first year of hosting: transistor.fm/justin

★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
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