tinysteps for tinysale: landing page done!

As I mentioned in my previous post, I’m having trouble finishing projects that I start. So, to make sure I keep going and finish my next project, I will take very small steps and document them along the way.

The Project

I’m currently selling my e-book – How To… Learn To Code. Get Your Dream Job. Change Your Life. – on Gumroad.com. Gumroad was really easy to set up, and it looks great, but there is one problem. They don’t provide good analytics. I can only see how many views my page got, and nothing else.

So I’m solving my own pain and building tinysale.co. Tinysale will have the functionality of Gumroad on the front-end but a lot more in-depth analytics on the back-end. For example, I should be able to see what sources all those views are coming from and how well each source converts into sales. I also want to add some A/B testing functionality so I can further optimize my e-book sales. Hopefully you get the point 🙂

tinysteps completed

During the past week, all I did was put up a landing page for TinySale, which collects emails of those who are interested in knowing when the product launches. As you can tell from the project description, it is a pretty substantial product that will take a while to build. Putting up a simple landing page made me feel really good about it – at least I have something out even if it’s nothing right now!

tinysale landing page

Here is what I did to put up the tinysale landing page:

Up Next

My next tiny goal is to put up the landing page for my ebook – tinysale.co/learntocode – and start selling!

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