Building an Indie Business

How to Build a Product in Public

An episode of Building an Indie Business

By Alex, known as @supremerumham
Hi, I'm Alex, known as supremerumham on the internet. On this podcast I will be documenting the process of building a podcast product. Using this podcast I hope to educate as many people as possible on web development, indie maker culture, and many other things.
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Product Update: iTunes API Edition
In this episode I discuss working with the iTunes API, my next step with it, and problems working with it. Show Notes: YouTube video that helped me: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V5f4zMj415A&t=447s My tweet about the API working:  https://twitter.com/supremerumham/status/1133859111248916480?s=20 Support improving the podcast on Patreon Support improving the podcast on Buy Me A Coffee Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Personal website: supremerumham.design Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on July 15, 2019
05:45
July 15, 2019
Chrome Extensions I Use in My Design Work
In this episode I discuss Chrome extensions that I use to help me design. Show Notes: Open Podcast on Telegram CSS Scan made by  Guilherme Rizzo  Sizzy made by Kitze Let's Get Colorblind Support improving the podcast on Patreon Support improving the podcast on Buy Me A Coffee Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Personal website: supremerumham.design Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on July 8, 2019
07:44
July 8, 2019
Productivity Tips to Avoid Distractions
In this episode I give tips to help avoid being distracted while working. Show Notes: Timewarp to block websites:  https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/timewarp/mmmhadpnjmokjbmgamifipkjddhlfkhi?hl=en f.lux to make your screen orange:  https://justgetflux.com/  Support improving the podcast on Patreon Support improving the podcast on Buy Me A Coffee Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on July 1, 2019
11:37
July 1, 2019
How I Learn New Skills
In this episode I discuss How I use Twitter, podcasts, and YouTube to learn new skills. Show Notes: Steve Schoger design tips on Twitter:  https://twitter.com/i/moments/994601867987619840 Support improving the podcast on Patreon Support improving the podcast on Buy Me A Coffee Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on June 24, 2019
06:29
June 24, 2019
Comparing Podcasting and Writing
 In this episode I compare podcasting to writing. Support improving the podcast on Patreon Support improving the podcast on Buy Me A Coffee Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on June 17, 2019
13:16
June 17, 2019
Book Discussion: Evil by Design: Interaction Design to Lead Us Into Temptation by Chris Nodder
In this episode I discuss the book Evil by Design: Interaction Design to Lead Us Into Temptation by Chris Nodder. Which is about how the 7 deadly sins can be applied to interaction design Show Notes:  https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17081913-evil-by-design  Justin Jackson's mention of allowing users to reserve username:  https://saas.transistor.fm/episodes/marketing-tactics-for-your-saas-how-to-get-the-word-out  Support improving the podcast on Patreon Support improving the podcast on Buy Me A Coffee Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on June 10, 2019
26:10
June 10, 2019
Choosing a Name and Cover Art for the Podcast
In this episode I discuss why I chose the name "Building an Indie Business" for the podcast and why I made the cover art red. Support improving the podcast on Patreon Support improving the podcast on Buy Me A Coffee Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on June 3, 2019
05:16
June 3, 2019
Comparing Podcasting and Creating Videos on YouTube
In this episode I compare podcasting and creating YouTube videos, what's good and bad about both.   Support improving the podcast on Patreon Support improving the podcast on Buy Me A Coffee Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on May 27, 2019
11:38
May 27, 2019
My Failed HackerNews Post
In this episode I discuss my post on HackerNews that got 0 traffic. Why I think it failed, my normal HackerNews posting habits, and what I plan to do next time.  Support the podcast editing and hosting on Patreon Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on May 20, 2019
04:49
May 20, 2019
The Results of Dogs and Web Development
In this episode I discuss the results of the Dogs and Web Development experiment from the previous episode. I discuss my podcast promotion workflow, interest data points, and if dog content makes a difference. Dogs and Web Development episode: https://youtu.be/a7WkSt7_tPs Lyft as a public company on YouTube: https://youtu.be/-OVcl8-JGt8 New Personal Website: https://supremerumham.design Support the podcast editing and hosting on Patreon Follow the podcast's Twitter for updates on episodes:  https://twitter.com/BAIBpodcast  email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on May 13, 2019
06:46
May 13, 2019
My experience on Minds.com
 In this episode I discuss what Minds.com is, My experience on it, and what I think about the platform as a whole. Support the podcast editing and hosting on Patreon Support the podcast editing and hosting on Buy Me A Coffee email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on May 6, 2019
03:48
May 6, 2019
Dogs and Web Development
In this episode I discuss web development and dogs. Twitter Conversation about dog content:  https://twitter.com/supremerumham/status/1092983659131326464  Support the podcast editing and hosting email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on April 29, 2019
03:53
April 29, 2019
Book Discussion: Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss with Tahl Raz
In this episode I discuss the basic ideas of the book and I give a short review of it. The book: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/26156469-never-split-the-difference  Show Notes: "I didn't go to school for that" is an " It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia " reference: https://getyarn.io/yarn-clip/aecd7f28-96cb-4cfb-ba19-f90db45dfd50 Support the podcast editing and hosting email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on March 25, 2019
13:29
April 28, 2019
How to Build a Product in Public
In this episode I discuss how to build a product in public. Why to build a product in public. How and why to use Twitter, Twitch, Makerlog, Writing, Podcasting, and communities such as Reddit, Quora, and Indiehackers to do it. I give my first product update of the podcast too. First tweet about the directory:  https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam/status/1087454068165902336  I wrote a blog post about this topic: https://supremerumham.wordpress.com/2019/04/21/build-in-public/ Support the podcast editing and hosting email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on April 22, 2019
13:38
April 28, 2019
Quora as a marketing channel
In this episode I discuss Quora as a marketing channel. I talk about my stats on Quora after 3 months, My experience on Quora, and if I this it is worth it. My article on Apple and the Podcast market:  https://supremerumham.wordpress.com/2018/07/27/podcast-market/  Support the podcast editing and hosting email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on April 15, 2019
05:19
April 15, 2019
How to Add Dark Mode to Your Website in Vanilla JavaScript
This is a very experimental episode where I walk listeners through how to add dark mode to your website. I discuss reasons you should add dark mode to your website too!! I live-streamed it on Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/404722053   Support the podcast editing and hosting email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on April 8, 2019  
08:47
April 8, 2019
The 1% rule: How I learn and get things done
In this episode I discuss the 1% rule for how I get things done. I discuss what it is and how I built the habit.   Support the podcast editing and hosting email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on April 1, 2019
05:43
April 1, 2019
Alertsforcc.com Reflection
In this episode I discuss my previous project alertsforcc.com. I reflect on what I did wrong, what I did right, and what I should have done. Along with a quick product update. Support the podcast editing and hosting email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH Published on March 18, 2019
07:13
March 18, 2019
A little about myself and the directory
In this episode I answer some questions Why I started the podcast? Why I decided to start building a podcast directory? How will I be monetizing the directory? Where I came up with the handle '@supremerumham'? Link to video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SULSoOYmRs First Project: alertsforcc.com or alertsforbtc.com The directory Google Spreadsheet: https://bit.ly/2tYHdKZ Support the podcast editing and hosting email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com  I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Blog:  http://supremerumham.wordpress.com  Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox: http://eepurl.com/gj04vH  Published on March 8, 2019 
07:13
March 9, 2019
About the Podcast
In this episode I talk about the future of the podcast.   <p><a href=" https://www.patreon.com/supremerumham" rel="payment">Support the podcast editing and hosting</a></p> <p>email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com</p> <p>&nbsp;I'm on Twitter: <a href="https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam" target="_blank"><strong>https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam</strong></a></p> <p>Blog:<strong> </strong>&nbsp;<a href="http://supremerumham.wordpress.com/">http://supremerumham.wordpress.com</a>&nbsp;</p> <p>Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox:</p> <p><a href="http://eepurl.com/gj04vH" target="_blank"><strong>http://eepurl.com/gj04vH</strong></a></p>  Published on March 8, 2019 
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March 9, 2019
Trailer
Welcome!! For this podcast I will be documenting my progress building a podcast directory. My goal is to educate others through my decisions and my work. You can email me any questions here: srhpodcast@gmail.com Blog: https://supremerumham.wordpress.com/ I'm on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam Makerlog: https://getmakerlog.com/@supremerumham Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/supremerumham <p><a href=" https://www.patreon.com/supremerumham" rel="payment">Support the podcast editing and hosting</a></p> <p>email me any questions: srhpodcast@gmail.com</p> <p>&nbsp;I'm on Twitter: <a href="https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam" target="_blank"><strong>https://twitter.com/SupremeRumHam</strong></a></p> <p>Blog:<strong> </strong>&nbsp;<a href="http://supremerumham.wordpress.com/">http://supremerumham.wordpress.com</a>&nbsp;</p> <p>Join the email list I'll send the episodes directly to your inbox:</p> <p><a href="http://eepurl.com/gj04vH" target="_blank"><strong>http://eepurl.com/gj04vH</strong></a></p> Published on March 8, 2019
00:17
March 9, 2019
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