Thank you to the Product Hunt community for the best Monday we’ve had in a while. (We’ve had some pretty good Mondays, mind you.)
I rolled out of bed this morning and checked my phone for any pressing issues I should be aware of. I saw a growing pile of emails announcing lots of new Twitter followers and mentions around the Interwebs. And then this glorious note:
— Ben Tossell (@bentossell) August 24, 2015
Needless to say, it’s been a busy day of connecting with folks and making sure we’re available to answer any questions from the community. So far it’s been great. The Product Hunt team was insanely quick in getting me approved as maker and linking to a special landing page, our app is handling the increased traffic with zero hiccups (thanks to the awesome team at Apptitude), we’re picking up some new fans over on Facebook, and at a little after 3pm, we crossed into new territory:
— Product Hunt (@ProductHunt) August 24, 2015
Hopefully, if we make it into the Product Hunt email tomorrow morning, the trend will continue. But for now, I think I finally feel relaxed enough to step away from the computer for a few minutes…
Well, we happened to be listed on Product Hunt on the same day as a New York Times cooking app and a Google email marketing tool, so we didn’t quite make the cutoff for the daily email. But, we did make the Top 10 yesterday! That’s pretty awesome. I’ve been using the word awesome a lot in the last 24 hours. Awesome.