Read about true experiences, challenges, and how to have a successful modern business in today's age straight from the team behind Pulse Metrics.
GDPR for Business Owners – The Simplest Explanation
If you have a site, an app, or you run a business that collects information on your users then General Data Protection Regulation (henceforth called GDPR) applies to you. Even if you use marketing tools (such as analytics software) for your site or apps, this definitely still applies to you. GDPR is a set of […]
How To Guarantee Traction for Your Product?
Building an audience or community is the most important way you can put yourself in a position for success.
How can I make sure I don’t give up on my startup?
I’ve started a few companies and worked with many founders over the years and wanted to share my thoughts about how to keep going and not give up on a startup. The first thing to understand is that you’re not alone. Every founder has thoughts of self doubt creep into their mind. The next time […]
Introducing Pulse Metrics
Hi, I’m Deepak Devjani, and I’m building a new analytics product called Pulse Metrics, which automatically tracks all of the key metrics for your website or mobile app in real-time. Why you need a new analytics platformOver the last two years I’ve worked with dozens of founders to build their product through my company Reliable Bits. The […]
Why are Analytics Broken?
How Pulse Metrics is trying to rethink the analytics in a more approachable way You’d think that there would be a perfect analytics platform for every businessgiven the existence of dominant players like Google Analytics and well funded startups like Mixpanel. We initially thought that was the case until we’d install Google Analytics for our Reliable […]
What Every Founder Needs to Know About Their Users and Why?
It is impossible to provide lasting, meaningful value without knowing these about your users. This is what Pulse metrics is helping you focus on. Pulse Metrics We are creating Pulse because we want to make it simple and easy for founders to answer three core questions that every business owner should know at all times: Who’s coming to […]
How we are getting our initial users?
The one thing we tell all of our clients at Reliable Bits is that you must have customers before you launch. We are taking our own advice in building Pulse Metrics. We wanted to try something different and be transparent on how we are growing Pulse. Our growth plan is outlined below. Let us know what you think! 1. […]
Which metrics should I track for my website and what do they mean?
Checking how your business’ website is doing isn’t about how many different metrics you can track, otherwise you end up in analytics overload resulting in less insights than you had than when you began. We used to work with clients all the time who would get so overwhelmed by their Google Analytics dashboards that they […]
How to work with offshore developers and not get screwed
I wanted to share some of the lessons I’ve learned along the way with building software using distributed teams, many of whom were offshore/nearshore. The primary belief is that by going offshore, let’s say to India or Eastern Europe, you somehow get lesser quality work. I totally disagree with that notion and have found quite the […]
Analytics built for blogs
Pulse Metrics We built Pulse to help founders better understand their products. While speaking to the community we quickly realized how bloggers would derive a lot of value from Pulse. For example, we noticed that it was really hard to figure out simple and important metrics like what’s driving traffic to my site or how many page views a particular post received. At […]
How on Earth Should I Price My Product?
This is the age old question. Having launched dozens of businesses through Reliable Bits I wanted to share with you how we approach pricing with our founders. It all starts with cost The first thing you need to do is figure out your costs. Discussing pricing without understanding your costs is a wasted exercise. You don’t […]
How to Make Sure Your Bugs Are Caught Early
Here is another post from our development insight series. Today our focus will be on QA (testing your product). This is one of the most important but often overlooked topics in software development. Here are some actionable strategies that you can employ to improve your own QA process. At Pulse Metrics we really believe in having a […]