Designing and Prototyping Your Own Consumer Product

TMBA250: Designing and Prototyping Your Own Consumer Product
Date: 2014-06-26
Link: Tropical Talk Radio
 
It requires a lot of patience (to launch a product).
However long you think it takes to get something manufactured–quadruple that time.
Good pictures are absolutely necessary. If you don’t have good pictures on your website you’re shooting yourself in the foot.
Find a systematized marketing strategy early on.
It is important to follow your passion up to a point. At the end of the day you have to pay your bills.
At the end of the day nobody cares about your business as much as you do.
PPC can be a massive time suck.
If you can’t create a minimum viable product yourself then you should skip onto the next idea.
Keep making quick-and-dirty prototypes until you get something that works.