Yesterday, Mandy and I took a flying trapeze class at the Circus Center in San Francisco, and it was amazing. A little bit terrifying to climb the ladder the first (ok… every) time, but also safe and adrenaline inducing. The class was a birthday gift courtesy of Mandy, and if you are in the Bay […]

New to this series? Checkout the first report for background info on Postcard Panda. tl;dr – This month saw a slight increase in revenue, and postcards ordered despite downloads and signups being down considerably. Overall Stats Expenses Breakdown USA App Store Stats UK App Store Stats Cohort Analysis This month I’m switching to Mixpanel for […]

New to this series? Checkout the first report for background info on Postcard Panda. Overall Stats Expenses Breakdown USA App Store Stats UK App Store Stats Cohort Analysis As I mentioned last month, of the 30 users who originally signed up and ordered a postcard in March of 2016, 13 of them also ordered a […]

New to this series? Checkout the first report for background info on Postcard Panda. Overall Stats You’ll see details below, but the profit didn’t grow linearly with revenue because I’m taking left over profits and experimenting with different growth strategies. That means the metric I’m looking to increase the most is revenue, with the caveat […]

Today I finished up The Mythical Man Month by Frederick Brooks, which is a surprisingly relevant collection of essays about software engineering, despite being written 42 years ago. Some of the essays I found quite boring, but those were usually essays that also detailed systems specific to the 70s. Most of the book tends to […]