Startup Metrics (A Slide Deck by Andreas Klinger)

Episode 187 | Startup Metrics (A Slide Deck by Andreas Klinger)
Date: 2014-06-03
Link: Startups for the Rest of Us
Building almost the right thing might be the most painful thing about starting a startup.
Product-market fit is different than product-solution fit.
Product-solution fit is before product-market fit.
it is not worth optimizing funnels until you know you have something that people want.
You need to pivot before product-market fit and optimize after.
Retention is a function of user happiness.
You have to focus on building something that people continue to use.
A startup should focus on only one core metric at a time.