The Referral Rock Story Part 1 (From Beta to Real Business)
How I went from idea -> beta -> real business in 3 years with no funding, an all remote team, and never leaving my chair.
Business Partner Difficulties and My First Failed Business
This post is originally from an email I wrote to a friend who was having a tough time with a business partnership where I talk about my first failed business.
Interview on the SaaS Insider Podcast
The Referral Rock founder, Joshua Ho, discusses the Referral Rock rise-up story with Shira Abel on the SaaS Insider Podcast.
From a side project to business overnight
I was just another reluctant SaaS business in beta that didn't know if customers were willing to pay for my referral software. On practically a dare, that all changed overnight.
Lessons Learned from UberNote Failed B2C
The backstory, UberNote Online Web Notes started as a side project built in a townhouse north of Baltimore on nights and weekends...
UberNote has officially shut down
It was a difficult decision, but UberNote has officially shut down. UberNote started as a side project built in a townhouse north of Baltimore on nights and weekends. We had our own personal need for a way to keep our notes in...
Announcing My Latest Project : Referral Rock
I’ve been somewhat quiet about my latest project: Referral Rock, but now I am ready to add the additional public pressure of letting it be known to all of the Internets! Here’s the gist: Just about everyone is...
Taking the Slow Leap
I was ready to combine my attraction to running my own business with my expertise and skill set. I was sure pretty confident that was a formula for success, but this epiphany didn’t come overnight. It was a slow process...
The Logic in Starting UberNote
The idea for UberNote started over 4 years ago in late 2006 (It’s a little hard to believe). During that time “web 2.0” startups were at their peak. Delicious, Flickr, Myspace and other early businesses in...