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When we crossed $1m in monthly recurring revenue (MRR) ConvertKit’s open metrics dashboard received a wave of attention. That attention brings good questions, but also confusion and people reading the metrics only on the surface level. In this article I’ll break down what I look for in the metrics and how you can go beyond […]Gratitude is a distraction
The last month has been incredibly difficult. Over the summer Hilary and I decided we wanted to have another baby. We’d talked about it for years, going back and forth on whether to stay with two kids or grow our family. At the first appointment the baby was slightly smaller than expected, but everything else […]2018 in review — A year of big risks
2018 was simultaneously one of the most challenging and rewarding years of my life. While many things didn’t go the way I would have hoped they would, I’m proud of the risks we took and how hard we pushed to build the team, company, and world that we want to exist. I’ve also never been […]The design of ConvertKit over the years
In a few weeks, on January 1, 2019, ConvertKit turns 6 years old. As a fun way to celebrate and look back here is a compilation of the design and feature changes through the years. What started as a simple app has grown into a global business helping 20,000+ creators earn a living online. As […]