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18 November Michal Mazurek / dev blog

After Syften reached 200 signups me and Sean started doing user interviews. We’d jump in on a video chat and ask questions. One of the questions I kept asking was “was the documentation clear?”. Half of our interviewees responded “I didn’t read the documentation”, and the remaining said “Oh, I didn’t know you had documentation”.

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16 September Michal Mazurek / dev blog

A piece of recurring advice in startup circles is:

do not obsess during the naming process. Instead, expeditiously pick a reasonable moniker and then get back to work delivering value to your customers.

In this article I’ll show you what the catch is.

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16 September Michal Mazurek / dev blog

In my original vision Syften was a tool that scans developer friendly places, like Hacker News, Stack Exchange and Reddit. But my users kept asking for Twitter. So I set out to see what it would take to scan it in its entirety.