This page collects all my notes and resources for the MicroConf 2014 (Las Vegas, 14-15 April). If you have something you want to share that could benefit others, send it to me and I’ll add that to the list.


  1. How to Grow Your Self-Funded Business Faster by Hiten Shah (CrazyEgg & KISSmetrics)
  2. Business Hacks & Epic Wins by Mike Taber (
  3. How To Slay the Customer Support Beast by Ian Landsman (UserScape)
  4. Playing the Long Game: Making Entrepreneurship a Sustainable Life by Sherry Walling (
  5. How to Validate Your Idea and Launch to $7k in Recurring Revenue by Rob Walling ( & Start Small, Stay Small)
  6. From Zero to $4M/year Without Quora, Hacker News, or Mixergy by Jesse Mecham (
  7. 10 Business Questions Every Entrepreneur Needs to Ask Their Analytics (And Where to Find the Answers) by Annie Cushing (
  8. 3 Habits for Building (and Growing) a Product Empire by Nathan Barry (ConvertKit)
  9. 6 Tricks That Helped Me Triple My SaaS’ Growth Rate by Brennan Dunn (Planscope)

Attendee Talks

  1. UX Basics That Convert Users into Customers by Samuel Hulick
  2. How I Built (and Automated) a Content Marketing Machine For My SaaS by Brian Casel
  3. From Idea to $5k/mo in 5 Months by Josh Pigford
  4. I Thought $575/mo Was Good. Then I Did This and Turned My Side Income into My Job… by Andrea Nagar
  5. How to buy your way to fame and fortune as a Bootstrapper by Dave Rodenbaugh
  6. Sales calls don’t need to be painful by Harry Hollander
  7. How I Built My Business to $5M in Revenue in 3 Years by Drew Sanocki
  8. Selling to Developers: Mission Impossible? by Benjamin Curtis
  9. The 5 Most Depressing Consequences of Selling Software to Consumers…and How To Overcome Each Of Them by Jordan Sherer
  10. How I built a 6 figure WordPress Plugin Business while working a Day Job by John Turner
  11. Lifting the Veil: The Data Behind Successful Product Launches by Ryan Delk

Quotes, Photos and Videos from MicroConf 2014

Blog Posts from Attendes and Speakers Relating to MicroConf 2014