125 episodes

Can you bootstrap a profitable startup in 2021? Thousands of entrepreneurs, developers, designers, and product people have tried to launch their own web apps. But with so many venture-backed startups now, is it still possible? Follow Jon and Justin as they build their podcasting SaaS, Transistor.fm.

Build Your SaaS – bootstrap in 202‪1‬ Transistor.fm

    • Marketing
    • 4.8 • 72 Ratings

Can you bootstrap a profitable startup in 2021? Thousands of entrepreneurs, developers, designers, and product people have tried to launch their own web apps. But with so many venture-backed startups now, is it still possible? Follow Jon and Justin as they build their podcasting SaaS, Transistor.fm.

    A good business will change your life (for real)

    A good business will change your life (for real)

    And, evil crypto Teletubbies

    • 49 min
    We're doing this and it's weird

    We're doing this and it's weird

    Just the weirdness of it

    • 37 min
    Podcast companies losing money?

    Podcast companies losing money?

    2021 and still no flying cars

    • 44 min
    Jason Fried – you can't control the market

    Jason Fried – you can't control the market

    A disagreement on Twitter leads to a Skype call

    • 53 min
    What happened after Simon went full time on his SaaS?

    What happened after Simon went full time on his SaaS?

    Spoiler: he doubled revenue!

    • 52 min
    Landsman on software

    Landsman on software

    Ian Landsman talks about his 15-year history of building HelpSpot

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
72 Ratings

72 Ratings

cblindsey3 ,

Awesome listen

I love hearing both the business and development side of things!

tcspalding ,

Came to listen about SaaS

Instead I got 30 minutes of socialist economic theory from two guys who don’t understand economics.

Daniel's Reviews ,

This show is so good

I love how approachable it is. I feel like they approach building a company with no pretense or ego at all. It’s just two talented people building something good.

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