You can check the zoomed-out version of Kubecost’s path to product-market fit in the timeline visual above. Here’s a preview of some other topics that Brown hits on in the story:
- Why he and his co-founder initially adopted a project-oriented mindset when building Kubecost. “It was really important for us to give ourselves the mental freedom to say, no, sorry, we've got this wrong.”
- The benefits of launching an MVP over a weekend. “Most people thought we were crazy, but we were focused on answering questions like, what is the problem? Do people care? Are people willing to engage? We didn’t need 120 features to answer those.”
- How they knew Kubecost was a painkiller, not a vitamin. “A bunch of them were willing to install our MVP and were already making feature requests. It just felt like we were being pulled in by these people, rather than us pushing our solution onto them.”
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