Creating Diary of a Young Start-Up

Website Users; 23
Going Right; Only a few bugs left before launch in a few days, ahead of current schedule. Hurrah.
Going Wrong; 2 months after original schedule launch. In debt.
Comment; Never, never put your trust in a web developer you cannot sue. Bastard. [Read more…]

A Rose is a Rose by any other name

Website Users 24;
Going Right; Got linked to someone’s blog; they called me a ‘bright idea’. Yay.
Going Wrong; Full site STILL wasn’t launched so anyone who clicked through saw a crappy WordPress pilot.
Comment; Quickly adjusted page header to say ‘Full Site coming soon, get 300 credits by signing up now.’ No-one signed up. [Read more…]

Real work begins, but it’s the weekend

Website Users 33;
Going Right; It’s Saturday, officially don’t have to work.
Going Wrong; Badly Scheduled tweets in hootsuite for weekend when no-one would read them.
Comment; So-called ‘last minute’ rescheduling actually took 3 hours. [Read more…]

Copy & Paste is an Excellent Idea

Website Users; 33
Going Right; All fixed with security certificate. Turned out to be a misunderstanding.
Going Wrong; Absolutely nothing.
Comment; Absolutely nothing happening on a Sunday. Apart from a few games of Bejeweled Blitz. [Read more…]