Startups For the Rest of Us

The longest running (and most popular) podcast for bootstrapped and mostly bootstrapped startups, this show follow the stories of founders as they start, acquire, and grow SaaS companies. Hear when they fail, struggle, succeed, and take you with them through the tumultuous life of a SaaS founder. If you like Mixergy, This Week in Startups, or SaaStr, you’ll enjoy Startup for the Rest of Us.


Episode 559 | Bootstrapping a Two-Sided Marketplace with MicroAquire

In Episode 559, Rob Walling chats with Andrew Gazdecki, the founder of MicroAcquire, about bootstrapping a two-sided marketplace in a competitive industry. They talk about Andrew’s previous successes, including growing Bizness Apps to $10 million in annual recurring revenue. They also unpack Andrew’s current business, MicroAcquire, and talk about how it was started, its current success, and the future plans for the business.

The topics we cover

[6:03] Why did Andrew decide to sell Bizness

[8:12] Background on MicroAcquire

[10:52] Ideal revenue for MicroAcquire

[13:29] Comparing MicroAcquire differs from similar broker websites

[16:59] The future of MicroAcquire

[20:50] Metrics since launching in January 2020


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 2021-07-20  34m