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How Content Snare hit #2 on Product Hunt

By James Rose - August 15, 2017 - 0 Comments

    Last Thursday, Content Snare went live on Product Hunt (PH). Like every good SaaS boy should, I’d planned the launch (nowhere near as meticulously as some others) in advance. This can be a massive undertaking, but it not need be. We’ll get into that later. That morning of launch, I got up early … Read more

How a giveaway helped double our email list in 2 days

By James Rose - June 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

It took about 2 hours to set up a simple giveaway that doubled our email list in 2 days. It even went on to nearly double our marketing efforts for the next 3 months. Today’s post is a little different to what we normally write about. Normally we focus on helping you grow your design/development … Read more

Get More Referrals Through Relationships

By James Rose - June 22, 2017 - 0 Comments

By implementing a simple change to my weekly routine, we get a whole lot more referrals. Instead of hours spent at local networking events each week, I spend about an hour of my time every Wednesday morning. This post will show you my exact process and explain why it works. Non-strategic networking is a time … Read more

Project management for web designers

By James Rose - May 8, 2017 - 10 Comments

Web designers seem to have a knack for doing too much work. So much so, that the rest of their life fades away into oblivion. I see it with so many designers. Not long ago, that was me as well. This is what paved the way for my obsession with creating systems and processes. When you build … Read more

This productivity hack gets more done and grows your business

By James Rose - April 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

Back in March at Tropical Think Tank in the Philippines, I met the all-round good bloke and productivity-meister Mike Vardy. During some pool masterminds (over many-a-cocktail) and his time on stage, Mike dropped loads of productivity bombs. These have been the catalyst for some massive shifts in my business. One of those was daily theming. … Read more


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