Companies I've Worked With

Add a Photo to Your Twitter Post to Increase Engagement

The first time I started seeing expanded photos in my twitter feed was early July of this year. My first reaction was that one of my chrome extensions was the cause of this happening. So I ran a couple of experiments to test if this tactic was worth pursuing. The metrics that I saw as a result were pretty powerful. As a result I highly recommend adding photos.

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San Francisco, I Fu*king Love You!

If you've ever lived in San Francisco/Silicon Valley, you might’ve observed the same thing I have since moving there about 18 months ago. Since this is home to many of the world’s largest technology and venture capital companies, it would make sense that there'd be a large amount of motivated, intelligent and hardworking people. So you did notice that too, huh?

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UX Best Practices for Designing Mobile Apps

After designing user experiences for mobile applications for a couple years, I’ve learned to pay close attention to the details. I’ve seen amazing apps, and way to many bad apps. I’ve compiled a list of “low hanging fruit” to enhance the UX on mobile apps.

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50 Business Models Built on Free (Download the Audio Book - Free)

In his latest book Free: The Future of a Radical Price Chris Anderson lists fifty examples on free business models organized into three groups, Direct Cross-Subsidies, Two-sided markets, and Freemium.

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Metric Hacking Is Not Growth Hacking

Metric hacking is not growth hacking. Before it became "Growth Hacking", it was just creative, low-cost marketing with growth cycles (e.g. viral loops, etc.). At its core, it should move the needle in a positive, non-inflated way and as a result uncover profitable and sustainable strategies for growth. Period.

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