Blog

I'm publishing a blog post on how to grow your digital product in modern markets without targeted advertising. My topics include growth strategies, automations and my experiments in navigating the community driven world.

Connect with intention: Guide on marketplaces

How to create a marketplace? How to identify the need for marketplace? Who are your stakeholders and how to build it? With this detailed guide I'm sharing how to build an online marketplace, and how to grow it. The blog is packed with actionable advice and useful tools.

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Ditching the vanity

How to actually track the traction, and metrics to stop following right now.

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Launch in 1 day, build for a week and feature in Producthunt newsletter

A short recipe to start a project, the ways to build it and how to track the results using Community Finder as an example.

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Advertisements in community driven world

Communities are taking over the world, a small guide on how to adapt to the community-driven reality and how to use their capacity to help to the product growth.

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100 subscribers, 0$ on ads and 6 months

How to get to 100 subscribers without any ads or spam. I believe that ads are not the solution, connectivity and dialog are. And taking just enough time to get into that dialogue is as much important as a groundbreaking marketing or growth strategy.‍

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Growth matrix

Coming up with a working solution for a growth strategy is not easy. Determining the milestones and priorities sounds easier than it is. With this post I'm hoping to help you to come up with a simple process on creating action-oriented strategy for any of your products.

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Money talk. Part 1 - The kickoff

How much money do you need to invest to start your online business? How much is the domain, hosting, mail server? How important is to get a good CMS for your website? How does it affect SEO? Here you can find my experiences and examination of the topic.

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Setup weekly content automation days

My experience of setting up a content creation day.

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Find an acceleration program that fits you

What is an accelerator for startups, what opportunities they provide and how to find the best fit for your startup? Find the tips here.

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Catch me if you can. Guide to market research

Guide to market research for early-stage tech startups, founders and people who love digging around interesting products.

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6 online communities for your startup

6 places that are worth the time to register your startup. Get access to the communities of makers that give valuable feedback!

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Identify niche influences with Google Data Studio

Find the twitter influencers for your niche market in 3 minutes with google data studio.

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6 questions to crack the company culture

How to get an understanding of company culture fits you? What are the questions that can help to demystify the culture during the interview process? Here are some things that I learned during my experience of remote work.

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9 - 5, is it that bad?

What are the benefits of a 9-5 job? Is it all that bad? Does it make you burnout? Freelance and remote work is not the ultimate solution to all your work-related problems. Here's my take on 9-5 jobs.

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3 metrics 1 blog story

What are the metrics that blogs use? What kind of metrics are better for blogs actionable or vanity?

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Products that stick

Great products are not easy to build. There are alternatives for all alternatives, everyone is in a constant battle of the user’s attention. Here are some steps that may help you to ship a beautiful product without going crazy on the way.

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Set up product analytics with Google Data Studio

Setup beautiful dashboards for your product using Google Data Studio.

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Publishing on ProductHunt without preparation!

Launching your product on ProductHunt. Things you should learn from my (not planned) test launch, how to use the resource and get the most out of the platform.

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Setup digital workspace for your software engineering projects

How to set up your digital workspace, to have get the most out of your productivity and not to get lost in the zillion of tranding management methodologies.

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Manage your business, with no social media

Last year I deleted my Facebook and Instagram profiles with a decent following. After the reactivation of my accounts, I continue to use social media to the minimum. Here's how I manage my business without actually visiting social media platfroms.

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1 month of blogging, priorities and updates

I started blogging 1 month ago. Exactly 1 month ago I connected my domain to Wix.com and started to write anything that came to my mind (for better or for worse :)

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6 ways I organized my schedule as freelancer

After a year of switching my career to freelancing and doing only remote work here are some things that helped my to get my life and schedule together.

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Projects, projects are everywhere!

Anything can be a project, and it's not really necessary to deliver a game-changing software at the end. Your project can be renovating your apartment for sale, learning a new language to relocate or increase the sales on e-commerce website for 120%, and these are just few examples.

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Productivity and zombies

What are your productivity mistakes? What were the things that didn't work for you? Here I explore the hacks that didn't help me in achieving the maximum productivity.

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Rocking a proposal for software engineers

Creating a project proposal is almost as important as developing the software itself. In this blog you'll get tips on how to write an effective proposal to land your desired project. You can also find a template to make things easier.

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The age of CEO's

How important are the titles? Is this the ultimate decade to drop everything and start your own thing? Is having your own thing the path to happiness?

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Relationships with Customers

How to manage productive relationships with customers as a remote worker. What are the aspects of effective communication and how important is the documentation.

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