What advice would you give to an indie software developer who can't make money?

Entrepreneurship: What advice would you give to an indie software developer who can’t make money?

Change your inputs aggressively for 3 months (2 books a week would be great - otherwise 2/3 blogs per day) and it’ll begin to change your outputs:

Read up on:

1. Self Development

  • The Alchemist
  • The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari
  • Awaken the Giant Within
  • Chicken Soup for the Soul
  • (pick your own basically)

2. Business

  • The Four Hour Work Week
  • The Personal MBA
  • The $100 Startup
  • (whatever tickles your fancy)

3. The lives of famous Tech Entrepreneurs

  • Zuckerberg
  • Page/Brin
  • Instagram Founders/Whoever you prefer

4. Marketing

  • Noah Kagan’s advice
  • Brian Dean SEO That Works
  • Marketing on Quora
  • (Again whatever you prefer)

Try and apply at least 10% of what you’ve learnt. I suspect you will have a massively different result this time around :slight_smile:

transcribed from advice to an indie software developer