First published
Sep 04, 2020
Format
1 - 1 Interviews
Schedule
Weekly
Total Episodes
40
Average duration
00:15:21

Indie Bites

Business Entrepreneurship Marketing

Building a portfolio of projects to $6k in one month - Pete Codes, No CS Degree

<p>Pete runs <a href="https://www.nocsdegree.com/">No CS Degree</a>, among other things, sharing stories of people who have made it as a developer, without going down the traditional route of getting a computer science degree, showing how it's possible to earn a nice salary without going to university. He has also started <a href="https://highsignal.io/">High Signal</a>, a community for revenue verified entrepreneurs, a <a href="https://remotecompanies.co/">site for finding fully remote companies</a> and finally made 2 courses where you'll learn how to both <a href="https://monetizeyournewsletter.com/">monetize</a> and <a href="https://growyournewsletter.com/">grow your newsletter</a>.</p><p>➡️<a href="https://2hourpodcast.com/"> Here's my course on starting a podcast in 2 hours or less.</a></p><p><strong>What we covered in this episode</strong></p><ul> <li>Pete's crazy backstory</li> <li>How he got into entreprenuership</li> <li>Most inspiring story from No CS Degree</li> <li>How does Pete get revenue</li> <li>Getting a sponsor for a course</li> <li>How do you grow a newsletter</li> <li>Launching a monetize your newsletter course</li> <li>Doing a bundle deal with other indie hackers</li> <li>Starting the High Signal community</li> <li>Why some paid communities are bad</li> <li>Pete's nifty pricing trick</li> <li>Launching a job board</li> </ul><p><strong>Recommendations</strong></p><ul> <li>Book: <a href="https://uk.bookshop.org/a/5782/9781472139955"><strong>Mindset by Carol Dweck</strong></a> </li> <li>Podcast: <a href="https://www.indiehackers.com/podcasts"><strong>Indie Hackers</strong></a> </li> <li>Indie Hacker: <a href="https://twitter.com/LachlanKirkwood"><strong>Lachlan Kirkwood</strong></a> </li> </ul><p><strong>Follow Pete</strong></p><ul> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/petecodes">Twitter</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.petecodes.io/">Website</a></li> </ul><p><strong>Follow Me</strong></p><ul> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/jmckinven">Twitter</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/indiebitespod">Indie Bites Twitter</a></li> <li><a href="https://mckinven.co/">Personal Website</a></li> <li><a href="https://whistablecraftco.com/">Buy A Wallet</a></li> </ul><p><br></p><p><strong>Thanks to this episode's sponsor, </strong><a href="https://churnkey.co/"><strong>Churnkey</strong></a></p><p>It can be a huge challenge to keep churn down when your SaaS product starts to see traction. The founders of Churnkey know exactly how much of a challenge this can be, having collectively grown three SaaS companies to over $4m in ARR.</p><p>They realized that they were thinking about cancellations all wrong. A relationship with a customer doesn’t stop with the “Cancel” button. So they built Churnkey, which reduces churn by up to 42% with custom cancellation flows. For every customer who clicks “Cancel,” Churnkey offers up dynamic offers that encourage customers to stay subscribed.</p><p><br></p><p>Just connect Stripe and plug in a small bit of code. In minutes, you’ll be reducing churn by immediately unlocking subscription pauses, dynamic offers, and cancellation insights. </p><p><br></p><p>See how much revenue Churnkey can recover for you. Visit <a href="https://churnkey.co/"><strong>churnkey.co</strong></a> to start your free trial.</p>
Published Oct 20, 2021