Friday, June 24, 2022

ScrapingBee hits $1.5m ARR 💰

Great work from this bootstrapped 3 person team! This is after only 3 years in business as well.

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Olly makes $100k roasting websites 🌶

This UK founder has now made over $100k by delivering video reviews to SaaS founders. Olly has a no-nonsense approach to reviewing websites and his years of experience mean he can charge top dollar for making landing page improvement recommendations. A very smart biz!

This couple are shipping from a boat ⚓️

Danielle from LeaveMeAlone shared a video of her and her partner's experience living on a boat they bought in South East Asia. They are now living on the boat full-time and taking the digital nomad dream to new heights! It's also a great way to avoid meetings.

Working on @LeaveMeAloneApp at anchor ⛵👩‍💻⚓  pic.twitter.com/mQvJlkDdCh

Hubspot CEO gifts Sam Parr a domain for his copywriting course 🎁

Since selling The Hustle to Hubspot, Sam Parr has released a copywriting course, Copy That. The closest domain he could get was trycopythat.com. But it was Sam's brithday recently so his new boss, the founder of Hubspot, stepped in and gifted him a better domain. Since the generous gift, the copythat.com now redirects to Sam's original domain for his course.

Hey @thesamparr,Happy Belated Birthday!I have a belated birthday gift for you.Visit:  copythat.comA great project deserves a great domain.Cheers.

EmailOctopus COO shares a nightmare customer 😱

It's always the cheapest customers that give you the most grief.

$40,000 customer – 1 support ticket over the last 12 months.Free user – 50+ support tickets in the last 30 days.The revenue you make from a customer ≠ their overhead. #SaaS

Podcast of the Week 🎧

Lynne Tye gives an update on how her successful business KeyValues, which shows the best companies to work for based on things like work-life balance, has been going since Covid on the Develop Yourself podcast

Funny Tweet of the Week 😂

High Signal member Val gave customers the option to set a background image for his online gift cards.

I gotta be honest - when I let people create their own backgrounds for Thankbox I didn't quite expect this...  pic.twitter.com/SH4CvvrLIC

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