* 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

 
Happy New Year! Reluctantlyregistered (16 comments)
Im back in the game! Chris Bruno (10)
My First Game - looking for Marketing Feedback Freeware_Coder (13)
Should I Outsource? Brian Clements (7)
Please criticize text on my english site Leonid1981 (6)
Success with AdWords? How viable is it? Bonita Applebum (9)
How to survive on outsourcing? Shisheng (5)
Please explain this Bring back anon (17)
How to do small flash presntation with my dektop app? Martinez (3)
How to embed PDF viewer in my app? Andrey Sergienko (6)
App for viewing Youtube subscription videos? (Ideas needed) Ken (6)
Providing free trial outside Mac App store, is it allowed ? Ravada (17)
Please criticize my startup Alex Top (25)
Thunderbird web version? Lewis Tian (3)
Found a competitor "spying" on my app Software Developer (11)
Domain Names (again) - hyphens, net, org S. Tanna (15)
Anyone submitted a non-Cocoa app to Mac App store Andy Brice (9)
6 months, no sales -- what now? Foggy (12)
Body shop rate for corp to corp - how much is fair Marisa B (10)
Shutting down my MicroISV Craig van Nieuwkerk (11)
programming for free Lateral Programmer (60)
are your sales being affected? Bring Back Anon II (8)
Year in Product Name Question George (8)
What software licensing and protection system do you use? Manoj Shinde (20)
Feedback: Find customers in discussion forums richcollins (4)
Dealing with non-business problems Bring back anon (9)
Feedback about new version of software Manoj Shinde (7)
Your Information in “The Cloud”– Safe, Secure, Available or Not? Neville Franks (16)
Feedback Wanted for Network Inventory Advisor ClearApps (1)
new website launched - eventcountdown.com Andy Brice (2)
How to maintain customer and email database? Manoj Shinde (2)
GPL 3 License Mosh (7)
Maybe Version Control is useless Scott (62)
Really stupid software Craig Welch (11)
Microsoft Showcasing software optimized for Windows 7 Jorge Coelho (4)
Launched new product. Requesting for your feedback. J.Ganesan (10)
Dealing with an Architecture Astronaut SuperDuperUser (9)
Software store startup - selling practices? how to promote? Szilard Mihaly (9)
Logo Design + Business Card & Letterhead Design Alex J (11)
Paypal good for b2b? Thomas Te (19)
LOC is a useful metric, hours worked is not Scott (27)
What do you think of *.ly domain names? Scorpio (9)
Dos anybody worry Ewan McNab (8)
what do you think? Amos (13)
What do you think of this company name.  Applaud Technologies B Hargett (7)
Any experience with Concrete5 CMS? Rico (4)
Software presentation skills Tom Kayo (12)
Product idea - dev tool - Visual Studio Lucky Lisp (4)
What do you use for bug tracking? Charlie B (8)
Launched! Sergi Papaseit (19)
Pay rate of a Software Consultant Attilah (7)
Embed PDF generator in my app - How to ? Mosh (8)
Quickest time you've made a successful product? skeen (10)
Launched New Product: Appointment Reminder Patrick McKenzie (Bingo Card Creator) (29)
new product release - management tool for Route 53 Saurabh (4)
How to Reach Corporate Customers ? Manoj Shinde (11)
Listing on DMOZ JB Brossard (11)
How do we set up share vesting in the UK? Neil Edwards (2)
Study on Designers/Developers of Educational Software Marisa Exter (1)
ASK the Community: What do you think about my new project? sinzone88 (7)
any other sites like http://uitop.com/ ? Bring Back Anon II (1)
Hilariously moronic traffic tip S. Tanna (5)
Another Print Ad - Critique Request David Chmura (14)
what mISV tasks do you outsource? Bring Back Anon II (6)
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