EP8: Growth tips, launching, and workflow with Falak Sher of IndieLetters

EP8: Growth tips, launching, and workflow with Falak Sher of IndieLetters

About this episode:  This week we have Falak Sher a med-school drop out turned newsletter creator. Falak spend 4 hours a day on his daily newsletter called IndieLetters, a newsletter curating the best content of IndieHackers. This episode we’ll discuss Falak’s daily work flow, how he reduced his 4 hour a day newsletter to only 2 hours a day, his newsletter tools, and much more!

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Show Notes:

  • IndieLetters was born when Falak saw it was very difficult to digest all the information on IndieHackers.
  • IndieLetters uses a custom landing page with MailerLite for email hosting.
  • MailerLites free templates are much better than MailChimp.
  • Falak will launch IndieLetters on many different newsletter directories such as LetterList, InboxReads, Thanks for Subscribing, NewsletterStack. Also ProductHunt and Reddit.
  • Falaks advice for individuals wanting to start a newsletter is simply to throw up a one page landing-page and start writing.
  • His newsletter is a learning tool to help him build his SaaS business.
  • The two tips Falak has for growing your newsletter are to deliver quality over quantity and embed sharing links inside the newsletter.
  • Once a month request your newsletter subscribers to share the newsletter.
  • Create a share link with http://sharelinkgenerator.com/

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