* 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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We launched! Feedback wanted Bashar AJ (20)
Please review my startup Judge.me Peter-Jan Celis (10)
Free Desktop Application Source of Revenue I Prefer To Be Anonymous (16)
Defend and indemnify BigCo in bundling agreement? Nickpp (7)
Yet another naming question Goran Burcevski (23)
Review my freeware: CameramanStar 4.6 Simon Song (15)
"We are not paying enough for apps" CBS article Michael Schmidt (39)
First product failed.  Any similar stories? Etienne Yvan Morin (42)
multiple roles in a project SoftwareGuy (8)
Want to sell your product? I'm looking to buy... jim duggan 2 (0)
The microISV test Andy Brice (17)
How to find 3rd party app developers for our API? itamar weiss (17)
Please review our app: Automated server software deployment mgc (19)
useful features? Vica (7)
Collecting user stats KevinC (37)
Help Me Research My Market Size Incognito (38)
False Dangerous Software Warning Joe Corleone (11)
EULA changes from customers - ok? or tell them to get lost? Jonathan54867 (14)
Starting a MicroISV around a Desktop Mac Application. piero (18)
SEO help on a 'pay by results' basis? John Clark (11)
Looking for a person specialised in selling advertising space. Anthonyb (5)
So where do you find your remote freelancers these days? Documentation Doctor (24)
Gatekeeper - helps developers ? koan (6)
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Mixergy multi-millionaires Edward Nance (9)
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Why do so many websites use a big black area at the bottom? Dan R (5)
Please review our SaaS beta for AWS Dan O'Prey (14)
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One more time about the Salaries SuperDuperUser (30)
News portal as product Javier Portilla (7)
How to move to Azue Thomas Te (3)
Real Studio vs. Mono vs. Qt for cross-platform desktop app Dan R (13)
Zendesk vs. Assistly vs. Tender Support Dan R (0)
Any one tried to market their software inside CPanel? Edward Nance (1)
Scooter Software: Clean, concise B2B, B2C store experience BI Baracus (3)
User Experience learning about UX Drummer (14)
Is anyone [considering] using JavaFX for anything? BI Baracus (5)
Is  a fast send sms tool  useful? tomsontian (5)
Common FAQs? Dan R (6)
Review of cross-browser testing application Daniel Herken (20)
Is Linkedin useful to your mISV? Bill Anonomist (12)
Partnership or joint venture with customers Advice Seeker (8)
Review our starup please Vica (19)
Email signup rate from adwords is low (2.4%) Andrew Canis (9)
Going from independent consulting to full time employee? BF (13)
My first WP7 app MariusVE (10)
Best A/B split testing 3rd party tools? Dan R (7)
What are the best-looking Q&A sites? Dan R (7)
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