This is Gerald Cotten, the founder of QuadrigaCX. QuadrigaCX is a cryptocurrency exchange that was launched in 2013 to give Canadians a better option to buy Bitcoin. It grew quickly, amassing $190,000,000 in investment. On December 8, 2018, Gerald died, taking with him the password for the cryptocurrency wallets. By design, without this password, those […]
I help non-technical SaaS founders make technical decisions.
I regularly write to entrepreneurs about the technical aspects of building and managing SaaS products.
Plan and build products with confidence in the early stages
Find piece-of-mind with growth stage decisions
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You want to add a new feature to your product. You think it will be around $3,000 to get it knocked out. You get a quote from a developer on Upwork – $12,000! “Ugh! Ok, I have $12,000,” you think. “I’m golden!”. Don’t become a victim to not considering all the costs involved in bringing […]
During the course of the development and management of your product, you will have people come and go from the project. You need to make sure you have control over the key components and products that power your business. Here are a couple of reasons you might be in this situation: You outsource aspects of […]
When you have an idea for a SaaS product, how should you think about the costs to build and maintain it?