How I launched and sold my startup in less than a year

How I started an online service website, automated and sold it in less than a year

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Prerequisites:

Let’s start by identifying a niche

Test and validate your niche

Launch a simple website

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A website needs traffic

Here are some methods and tools I used to get my first customers:

1. SEO

2. Reddit

3. Highly Targeted Facebook Ads

4. Coupons

5. Writing Blog Posts

6. Cold Emails

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Spreadsheet for email blasts

7. Add a Live Chat

8. Building a Mailing List

Running the business

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My niche became overrun with competitors

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Selling the company

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Co-Founder @ confettihabits.com & Senior Product Designer @ Skookum — Dannysapio.com

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