The MicroISV Digest

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The MicroISV Digest for the [several weeks] ending October 26th, 2009. (If you have an announcement of interest to your fellow microISV, indies or startups, please email me at bob.walsh@47hats.com with the word digest in the subject.) News and Announcements Apologies are in order. My apologies for not getting the last 3 issues of the […]

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You don’t sell to an industry, you sell to people.

Over on answers.onstartups.com today someone posted an interesting question: what happens when you made a product for an industry that doesn’t exist? i mean it sells, it makes revenue but the industry cannot be defined ? is this a bad sign or a good sign ? When you start looking at who is buying or […]

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Run with it!

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Back  in this post I lamented a lack of greeting cards for those special moments in the life of startups and microISVs. Like condolences on your crashed hard drive, happy server uptime for six months and the ever popular best wishes for your startup launch. Now the good people at opscotch – a hosted help […]

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Come hell or high water…

A short post to let you know that: The MicroISV Digest will return here Monday October 26th. The Startup Success Podcast for this week is being worked on at this moment by our Executive Producer, Francesca Amari. Francesca has been the reason the last 6 or shows have come out like clockwork – The issues […]

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MicroISV Digest returns next week…

Between launching StartupToDo, and immediately finding myself in need of a new subscription processing system, MicroISV Digest will return next Monday.

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Greeting Cards I wish I could buy…

Here’s – in my opinion – a huge unmet need: online greeting cards for IT people. I have all the usual traditional e-cards covered at Jacquie Lawson, but what about those special moments only we IT/Online people have? For example Marcus M. just informed me that I was successful a couple of nights ago getting […]

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Two detailed reviews…

FYI, Alain Raynaud, CEO of Fairsoftware.net (which you should check out) just posted a very nice review of The Web Startup Success Guide at his blog: Book Review: The Web Startup Success Guide. Also, Pietro Polsinelli wrote an awesomely detailed review of the Guide here: A review of “The Web Startup Success Guide”. Pietro is […]

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The MicroISV Digest

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The MicroISV Digest for the week ending September 28st, 2009. (If you have an announcement of interest to your fellow microISV, indies or startups, please email me at bob.walsh@47hats.com with the word digest in the subject.) News and Announcements Edwin Yip, WritingOutliner.com, has released a new Microsoft Word add-in: Writing Outliner. This add-in supports writers […]

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Announcing StartupToDo.com (Project X)

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I’ve got something new for you. Something that will take a lot of the pain, delay, frustration and wasted time out of bootstrapping your startup, microISV, mISV, indie game house or microlight: StartupToDo.com. I created StartupToDo.com to solve a couple of huge challenges I’ve seen literally hundreds of skilled developers struggle with over the years: […]

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The MicroISV Digest

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The MicroISV Digest for the week ending September 21st, 2009. (If you have an announcement of interest to your fellow microISV, indies or startups, please email me at bob.walsh@47hats.com with the word digest in the subject.) News and Announcements Chris Randall, Devenius, Inc., has launched a new tool for SQL Server DBA’s and developers: SnipStorm. […]

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