How do you validate your ideas?

(Arnav Bansal) #1

Do you build prototypes, splash pages or sign up lists? How many people do you try to consult before embarking upon an idea?

(Miguel Piedrafita) #2

I didn’t use to validate stuff, but recently I’ve started seeing the value of doing it. Here are my steps:

  • Build a minimal landing page telling what the product is about
  • Make a mailchimp list and add a subscribe form to the landing
  • Tweet about it

If it gets interest, then I start building