A Look Back

YEN Community Playbook

I gave this talk in-person at our most recent San Francisco Retreat – I hope that posting it here provides you with an overview of not only how communities get put together but also some of the more fundamental building-blocks that you can think through as you begin to work on your own community-building projects!

Good luck and have fun!

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A Visual Retrospective: The SF YEN Retreat 2019

Where do we even begin?!

We had an unbelievable time hanging out with so many of you this past weekend! Starting with the Escape Room and then a full day of workshops, community, fun, and so much food (h/t James)!

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Community Spotlight: Kayla Lowery

Continuing our series of “Getting to Know” with our team, but we are now featuring members of the YEN Community and calling it Community Spotlight!

This week, we have Kayla.

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What the Insiders Know

When a new thing forms it has nothing but raw, pure, and untapped potential.

The excitement around it is palpable – it’s as if everyone knows that the distance between success and failure, life and death of the project is, pixel-deep. Will it survive or will it die?

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Our Final Landing Page: Moon Bound

If you’ve been following us for some time then you already know that we’ve iterated on our landing page a handful of times already! Here are the previous versions that we’ve used in the past:

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Getting to Know: Clay Menzel

Continuing our series of “Getting to Know” with our team, where team members answer five questions. Check out previous posts on James, Su,  Peter, and John.

This week, we have the newest member of our team, Clay.

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Getting to Know: John Saddington

Continuing our series of “Getting to Know” with our team, where team members answer five questions. Check out previous posts on James, Su, and Peter!

This week, we have John.

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Getting to Know: Peter Saddington

Continuing our series of “Getting to Know” with our team, where team members answer five questions. Check out previous posts on James and Su!

This week, we have Peter.

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Comment Redesign: Building (and Imitating) Real Life

With the recent release of Bronze Chicken we’ve been able to take a bit of a step back and start thinking holistically about every part of the product, from the front-end design to the fundamental architecture upon which we build.

Nothing is sacred, especially in early-stage software companies!

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The “Bronze Chicken” is Here! 🥉🐔

We’re excited to announce our latest update and patch to our Private Beta is now live (using this name generator as inspiration)!

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