* The Business of Software

A former community discussing the business of software, from the smallest shareware operation to Microsoft. A part of Joel on Software.

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Moderators:

Andy Brice
Successful Software

Doug Nebeker ("Doug")

Jonathan Matthews
Creator of DeepTrawl, CloudTrawl, and LeapDoc

Nicholas Hebb
BreezeTree Software

Bob Walsh
host, Startup Success Podcast author of The Web Startup Success Guide and Micro-ISV: From Vision To Reality

Patrick McKenzie
Bingo Card Creator

 
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Dealing with Free and Lite Version of Competetors flow (14)
Book landingpage - your opinions? Daniel Herken (15)
Good copywriting book/lessons? Dan R (9)
Please review this website Mario G (9)
How to encourage my prospectives to purchase till end-of-year? Mosh (5)
Software Marketing flow (4)
Copyright notices on web applications Advice Seeker (8)
Is posting your software on shareware sites still worth it? Joe Page (5)
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Where to expose new Desktop software these days? Néstor Sánchez A. (2)
Windows 8 sales poor Ducknald Don (33)
is it me or was this a bad interview experience? Betty Boo (23)
Hosted Exchange mail service? Doug (3)
Payment Gateway Integration (UK) Hooman (18)
Software Market Research Enwereuzo Chukwuma (2)
software PE jamieb22 (25)
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Web site review and more Nicolas Cadilhac (4)
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