Category Archives: Startup Life

Tenon.io End of Year – Startup experience at 9 months in, product updates, and more

In September, I published Startup Experience: 6 months in. If you’re not already familiar with us, that might be a good prerequisite to getting context for some of the stuff below.┬áThis will be our “End of the Year” post, at 9 months of startup experience. I’m going to break this post into two sections: Business […]

Build vs. buy is even harder when you care about accessibility

This week, we signed up for Intercom.io and installed their code on our site. Intercom.io is incredibly inaccessible. Why would we do such a thing? Nobody likes to reinvent the wheel, especially in cases where the system you need isn’t core to your business. Build vs. buy is a decision that every company has to […]

Startup experience: 6 months in

This is a blog post aimed at other start-ups – especially those who, like us, really had no idea what the heck they were doing when they got started. We want to talk about how things have gone in our first 6 months. Along the way, we’ll drop in our own advice. If you’re unfamiliar […]