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Two indie SaaS founders—one just getting off the ground, and one with an established profitable business—invite you to join their weekly chats.

Two indie SaaS founders—one just getting off the ground, and one with an established profitable business—invite you to join their weekly chats.

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United States

Description:

Two indie SaaS founders—one just getting off the ground, and one with an established profitable business—invite you to join their weekly chats.

Language:

English


Episodes

Deploy Empathy Audiobook Podcast Preview

10/12/2021
Go to deployempathy.com to buy the audiobook private podcast, physical book, or ebook! This episode of Software Social is brought to you by Reform. As a business owner, you need forms all the time for lead capture, user feedback, SaaS onboarding, job applications, early access signups, and many other types of forms. Here's how Reform is different: - Your brand shines through, not Reform's - It's accessible out-of-the-box ... And there are no silly design gimmicks, like frustrating...

Duration:00:29:49

To Freemium, or Not to Freemium

10/5/2021
Michele Hansen 0:01 This episode of Software Social is brought to you by Reform. As a business owner, you need forms all the time for lead capture, user feedback, SaaS onboarding, job applications, early access signups, and many other types of forms. Here's how Reform is different: - Your brand shines through, not Reform's - It's accessible out-of-the-box ... And there are no silly design gimmicks, like frustrating customers by only showing one question at a time Join indie businesses...

Duration:00:27:44

Taking on Amazon...and winning?

9/28/2021
Michele Hansen 0:01 This episode of Software Social is brought to you by Reform. As a business owner, you need forms all the time for lead capture, user feedback, SaaS onboarding, job applications, early access signups, and many other types of forms. Here's how Reform is different: - Your brand shines through, not Reform's - It's accessible out-of-the-box ... And there are no silly design gimmicks, like frustrating customers by only showing one question at a time Join indie businesses...

Duration:00:53:27

Software Social University?

9/21/2021
Michele Hansen 0:01 This episode of Software Social is brought to you by Reform. As a business owner, you need forms all the time for lead capture, user feedback, SaaS onboarding, job applications, early access signups, and many other types of forms. Here's how Reform is different: - Your brand shines through, not Reform's - It's accessible out-of-the-box ... And there are no silly design gimmicks, like frustrating customers by only showing one question at a time Join indie businesses...

Duration:00:36:46

A Tour Through Struggle: Cam Sloan, Founder of Hopscotch Product Tours

9/14/2021
Send Cam some love and support! https://twitter.com/SloanCam Check out Hopscotch: https://hopscotch.club/ Michele Hansen 0:01 This episode of Software Social is brought to you by Reform. As a business owner, you need forms all the time for lead capture, user feedback, SaaS onboarding, job applications, early access signups, and many other types of forms. Here's how Reform is different: - Your brand shines through, not Reform's - It's accessible out-of-the-box ... And there are no...

Duration:00:52:44

Just Tell People About The Thing You Made

9/7/2021
Listen to the latest from Michele's podcast book tour! Searching for SaaS: https://searchingforsaas.com/podcast/ep25-local-restaurant-app-to-geocoding-as-a-service-michele-hansen-from-geocodio/ One Knight In Product: https://www.oneknightinproduct.com/michele-hansen/ Indie Hackers: https://www.indiehackers.com/podcast/224-michele-hansen Michele Hansen 0:01 This episode of Software Social is brought to you by Reform. As a business owner, you need forms all the time for lead capture,...

Duration:00:29:11

Everything Is Happening

8/31/2021
Michele Hansen 0:00 Hey, welcome back to Software Social. This episode of Software Social is sponsored by Noko. https://nokotime.com/ When you’re bootstrapping on the side, every free moment counts. But do you really know how you’re spending those moments? Which days you're most productive? If your product have time sinks that just don’t pay? Here's one way to find out: Noko is a time tracker designed to help you learn from the time you track. And Noko makes it frictionless to give...

Duration:00:37:21

Struggle and Sponsors: A Conversation with Adam Hill, Creator of Django Unicorn

8/24/2021
Check out Django Unicorn! https://www.django-unicorn.com/ Follow Adam on Twitter: https://twitter.com/adamghill Michele Hansen 0:00 Hey, welcome back to Software Social. This episode of Software Social is sponsored by Noko. https://nokotime.com/ When you’re bootstrapping on the side, every free moment counts. But do you really know how you’re spending those moments? Which days you're most productive? If your product have time sinks that just don’t pay? Here's one way to find out: Noko...

Duration:00:42:57

Decisions, Decisions Part 2: Colleen Takes the Plunge

8/17/2021
Check out Hammerstone! http://hammerstone.dev/ Michele Hansen 0:00 Hey, welcome back to Software Social. This episode of Software Social is sponsored by Noko. https://nokotime.com/ When you’re bootstrapping on the side, every free moment counts. But do you really know how you’re spending those moments? Which days you're most productive? If your product have time sinks that just don’t pay? Here's one way to find out: Noko is a time tracker designed to help you learn from the time you...

Duration:00:35:12

Breaking 200

8/10/2021
Buy Michele's book! https://deployempathy.com/ Michele Hansen 0:00 Hey, welcome back to Software Social. This episode of Software Social is sponsored by Noko. https://nokotime.com/ When you’re bootstrapping on the side, every free moment counts. But do you really know how you’re spending those moments? Which days you're most productive? If your product have time sinks that just don’t pay? Here's one way to find out: Noko is a time tracker designed to help you learn from the time you...

Duration:00:24:35

Decisions, Decisions

8/3/2021
Buy Michele's book! deployempathy.com Michele Hansen 0:00 Hey, welcome back to Software Social. This episode of Software Social is sponsored by Noko. When you're bootstrapping on the side, every free moment counts. But do you really know how you're spending those moments? Which days you're most productive? If your product has time sings that just don't pay. Here's one way to find out. Noko is a time tracker designed to help you learn from the time you track. And Noko makes it frictionless...

Duration:00:33:25

It's Happening!

7/27/2021
Buy Michele's book! Paperback and Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/173744660X (or search Deploy Empathy on Amazon) PDF/ePub: deployempathy.com/pdf Michele Hansen 0:00 This episode of Software Social is sponsored by Orbit. Orbit is mission control for your community, grow and measure your community across any platform with Orbit. Find out more at orbit.love. Colleen Schnettler 0:14 Good morning, Michele. Hey, Michele Hansen 0:17 Hey, how are you? Colleen Schnettler 0:19 Great. So I...

Duration:00:40:39

When Is It Time to Move On?

7/20/2021
Michele Hansen 0:00 This episode of Software Social is sponsored by Orbit. Orbit is mission control for your community, grow and measure your community across any platform with Orbit. Find out more at Orbit.love. Michele Hansen Hey, Colleen. Colleen Schnettler 0:15 Hey, Michele. Good morning. Michele Hansen 0:18 It's been a while. Colleen Schnettler 0:19 Oh, I know. I've missed your face. Michele Hansen 0:22 I've missed your face and your voice too. Colleen Schnettler 0:26 Yeah,...

Duration:00:35:06

Growing an Early Stage SaaS: A Conversation with SavvyCal Founder Derrick Reimer

7/13/2021
Follow Derrick on Twitter: https://twitter.com/derrickreimer Check out SavvyCal (which Michele uses and loves, btw): https://savvycal.com/ Colleen Schnettler 0:00 This episode of Software Social is sponsored by Orbit. Orbit is mission control for your community. Grow and measure your community across any platform with Orbit. Find out more at orbit.love. Hello everyone and welcome back to the Software Social Podcast. I'm your host today Colleen Schnettler. Today I'm very excited to host a...

Duration:00:51:47

Shutting Down and Opening Up: A Conversation with Marie Poulin, Creator of Notion Mastery

7/6/2021
Pre-order Michele's book on talking to customers! https://deployempathy.com/order Marie's course, Notion Mastery: https://notionmastery.com/ Marie's Twitter: https://twitter.com/mariepoulin Marie's YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKvnOhqTeEgdNt1aJB5mVng Marie's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mariepoulin/ Michele Hansen 00:00 Welcome back to Software Social. This episode is sponsored by Approximated. If you need to connect custom user domains to your app, Approximated...

Duration:00:59:50

Getting Started with Customer Interviews: A Conversation with Nicole Baldinu, Co-Founder and COO of WebinarNinja

6/29/2021
Pre-order Michele's book! https://deployempathy.com/order Follow Nicole on Twitter: https://twitter.com/NicoleBaldinu Michele Hansen 00:00 Welcome back to Software Social. This episode is sponsored by Recut. If you make videos or screencasts, Recut could help you cut your editing time by half or more. Recut removes the awkward pauses, the gaps and the silent parts so you can stop spending hours slicing and dicing with the razor tool. Recut makes a cut list that you can import into your...

Duration:00:49:09

Holy Forking Sportsballs

6/22/2021
Pre-order Michele's book on talking to customers! https://deployempathy.com/order Michele Hansen 00:00 Welcome back to Software Social. This episode is sponsored by Fathom Analytics. Fathom is trusted by thousands of businesses to power their privacy-first website analytics like GitHub, FastMail, Buffer, Tailwind, and so many amazing small businesses, too. For the longest time, website analytics offer was seriously bad. It was hard to understand, time consuming to use, and worse, and...

Duration:00:34:11

Sympathy, Empathy, and Solving Problems

6/15/2021
Pre-order Michele's book! deployempathy.com/order/ Michele Hansen 00:00 Welcome back to Software Social. This episode is sponsored by the website monitoring tool, Oh Dear. Oh Dear does everything they can to help you avoid downtime like scheduled task monitoring, SSL certificate expiration notifications and more. But downtime happens. When it does, it's how you communicate in times of crisis that make the difference. Oh Dear makes it easy to keep your customers up to date during critical...

Duration:00:39:35

Michele's First Numbers Update

6/8/2021
Michele Hansen 00:00 Welcome back to Software Social. This episode is sponsored by the website monitoring tool, Oh Dear. If you've listened to this podcast for any amount of time, you know that I'm passionate about customer service and listening to customers. A few months ago, we noticed something wasn't working on the Oh Dear dashboard. We reported it to them, and they fixed it almost immediately. Everybody has bugs occasionally, but not every company is so responsive to their customers,...

Duration:00:30:41

Marketing an eBook

6/1/2021
Michele Hansen 00:00 Welcome back to Software Social. This episode is sponsored by the website monitoring tool, Oh Dear. We use Oh Dear to keep track of SSL certificates. If an SSL certificate is about to expire, we get an alert beforehand. We have automated processes to renew them, so we use Oh Dear as an extra level of peace of mind. You can sign up for a ten day free trial with no credit card required at OhDear.app. Michele Hansen 00:28 Hey, welcome back to Software Social. So today...

Duration:00:54:16