Ives van Hoorne

@compuives

Co-Founder @ CodeSandbox

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Aives

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https://ivesvh.com

Bas Buursma

@bazzjuh

Co-Founder @ CodeSandbox

Boss

Bus

What if I put my local editor on

the web?

31 October 2016

11 November 2016

25 November 2016

26 November 2016

17 December 2016

29 December 2016

Component Editor

Component Library Builder

Online Component Library Builder

Online React Editor

Let the idea

evolve

26 January 2017

I lost motivation

Seek external feedback

Release fast

Follow KISS

Keep it simple, stupid

Don't overengineer

6 likes

1,000 true fans

Ask for (a lot of) feedback

Sharability (virality) Features

 Medium

CodeSandbox Popularity

Passed Exams

1.  Lower the learning curve

2. Encourage sharing & discovery

3. Give a local editor experience

Rewrite based on requirements gathered from usage

So how did we get here?

Make sure people like your product

Acquisition offers

Ask other founders

Listen to your advisor

But make your own plan

"Why not start a startup yourself?"

Flashback

Let's get an investment

How do you get an investment?

Get introductions

Pitch your idea

Pitch your idea a lot

NovelT

Hire so you can stay focused on your strengths

(Again) don't overengineer

Thanks a lot!

codesandbox/codesandbox-client

UTwente

By Ives van Hoorne

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