- True product-market fit is a minimum viable company
- My top essays/tweetstorms in 2019 on product/market fit, investing, KPIs, YouTubers, and more
- Maven's Path to Product-Market Fit
- Product/Market Fit: What it really means, How to Measure it, and Where to find it — Evergreen…
Peter Reinhardt, co-founder and CEO of Segment, shares his story on building different products and eventually finding product market fit.
In the latest post for our new series, "Paths to Product-Market Fit," Retool founder and CEO David Hsu sits down with First Round partner Todd Jackson to share how the internal tools company…
In the second post for our new series, "Paths to Product-Market Fit," Maven founder and CEO Kate Ryder sits down with First Round partner Todd Jackson to share the inside story of the first female-led…
«Far too often, folks building companies in fields that they’re the target audience for skip this step, instead jumping straight to building. But extensive problem validation is critical, even if you’ve got a super strong hunch and some anecdotal feedback to support your hypothesis.»
But that doesn’t mean you’ve found product market fit.
Before attempting to scale your minimum viable product, focus on cultivating your minimum viable company.
Marc Andreessen initially introduced the concept of product/market fit in this post published in 2007. It was an incredibly helpful notion to explain why startup products were failing left & right a
In this essay, you'll learn to determine how much better your product needs to be than the available alternatives to achieve product/market fit.
Product market fit is a popular term. I believe it's misunderstood. Businesses or products don't attain it forever at any given point. You can just as easily lose product-market fit as you gained it.…
Co-founder and CEO at Segment, ex-MIT. Lots to learn.
Thoughts on elevating product quality
Dear readers, I’ve only been writing sporadically recently on here — mostly because I’m working on a new book project (more to come soon on that!!) which has been taking all my time. In the interim,…
Evergreen is a weekly collection of links to the best learning resources in business, collected by a group of managers, founders, and…
Lessons from the leaders of the Startup world on Product/market fit. Learn from Andreesen, Horowitz, Andrew Chen, Ryan Holiday, and more
My apologies... this is a long piece (~2500 words). Not for the faint of heart. If you want the short story, read the abstract below & 3 core assertions, then cut to the conclusions at the bottom. Abstract: VC funds are getting smaller (good), & angel investors are growing (also good), but both need to get smarter & innovate. Startup costs have come down dramatically in the last 5-10 years, and online distribution via Search, Social, Mobile platforms (aka Google, Facebook, Apple) have become mai
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