Dev to Founder

My Dev to Founder Journey: Plan. Execute. Finish

In the previous episode, I shared the details behind shipping Spark your Runway with FIRE. A guide to planning for your financial independence so you can retire early, or build your runway to go full-time on your products, sooner! Today鈥檚 episode is going to be about sticking to the original plan. Course-correction Although I loved shipping Spark your Runway with FIRE, I ended slipping away from my big goal....

March 22, 2021 路 3 min 路 Stefanni Brasil
Dev to Founder

My Dev to Founder Journey: Start small. Build up. Keep Shipping.

In the previous episode, I shared why I decided to choose an audience that I belong to: Rails Developers. Recently, I took a small detour from my 30x500 journey. This detour is what I鈥檒l be talking more about on this episode! Let鈥檚 go! Spark your Runway with FIRE Two weeks ago, I published a guide called Spark your Runway with FIRE! It鈥檚 a pay-what-you-want guide about building up your runway so you can go independent on your own products, sooner....

March 8, 2021 路 4 min 路 Stefanni Brasil
Dev to Founder

My Dev to Founder Journey: Painstorming Results

Welcome to the 4th episode of Dev to Founder! In the previous episode, I shared why I decided to choose an audience that I belong to. You can listen to the episode to learn more about this process. My audience is Ruby Developers and I set the goal of doing Sales Safari/Painstorming sessions to explore what they need, want, and buy. And that鈥檚 exactly what I did! Painstorming my audience watering holes Watering holes is a a term from 30x500 and it鈥檚 where your audience hangs out online....

February 22, 2021 路 3 min 路 Stefanni Brasil
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My Dev to Founder Journey: Starting Again

Welcome to the 3rd episode of Dev to Founder! In the latest episode, I forgot to share a huge milestone to me. As you may remember, I was doing CBT - Cognitive Behavior Therapy sessions. My therapist said I don鈥檛 need regular sessions anymore! This is big news and it鈥檚 incredible to see how much I learned with those sessions. I still have lots of automatic negative thoughts but trust me, having the techniques that help me handle them on my own is priceless....

February 9, 2021 路 3 min 路 Stefanni Brasil
Dev to Founder

My Dev to Founder Journey: Sales Safari on Shopify

Welcome back to Dev to Founder! In the first episode, I committed to sharing my Shopify market research findings and hopefully have chosen a problem to work on. Spoiler: I did not choose a problem yet but I have interesting data that will guide me into making this decision pretty soon! Regarding The Plant-Based Diet Club, I am happy to share that the 5-Day Plant-based Diet Email Challenge is going to be launched this Saturday!...

January 20, 2021 路 5 min 路 Stefanni Brasil
Dev to Founder

My Dev to Founder Journey: The beginning

What is Dev to Founder? Hey there! I am Stefanni and Dev to Founder is a new project where I share my trajectory from being a developer to bootstrapping a business for the first time! From never having sold anything online to getting my first paying customers. Although I am sharing my lessons to help you with my experience, it鈥檚 also a public commitment to push myself to ship things....

January 5, 2021 路 7 min 路 Stefanni Brasil