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#260: Subscription School

January 18th, 2023 · 29 minutes

Understanding subscription metrics and the inherent limits they impose.

#259: Plans for the Season

January 9th, 2023 · 29 minutes

Our plans for the first half of this year, which may include the launch of a new platform from Apple.

#258: A Less-Cloudy Outlook

December 22nd, 2022 · 29 minutes

Abandoning the CloudKit plan for Overcast in light of new information.

#257: Working in Public

December 9th, 2022 · 29 minutes

How publishing our processes and open-sourcing our code help us build our skills, clarify our thoughts, and produce better outcomes.

#256: Optimizing Paywalls

November 21st, 2022 · 29 minutes

Refining and improving the most boring and rudimentary experiences in our apps, and testing variations on Widgetsmith's paywall.

#255: The Discontinuity Principle

November 9th, 2022 · 29 minutes

Considerations for feature removals in the context of the Overcast website player.

#254: New and Different

October 27th, 2022 · 29 minutes

Reflections on launching a new app that's extremely different from our usual work.

#253: Motivation Slumps

October 11th, 2022 · 29 minutes

Feeling unmotivated, inspiration vs. motivation, and techniques to get moving again.

Be kind to yourself.

#252: Apple Watch Ultra

September 28th, 2022 · 29 minutes

David's experience taking the Apple Watch Ultra into its natural habitat.

#251: Be Where Your Customers Are

September 15th, 2022 · 29 minutes

How our iOS 16 launches went, and what we're focusing on next.