Tag Archives: launch

Two days until launch!

Hello everyone ! FINALLY…..The Birthday Genius is almost here ! This coming Saturday on 14 December, we will be officially launching the The Birthday Genius live from Melbourne’s Federation Square. It’s been an interesting journey – when we started this out, we originally thought it would take us nine weeks – yep, NINE WEEKS to launch this mobile app. […]

Should I set a goal of how many downloads I want to achieve, what happens if no one downloads?

Hello all, Last week I told you that we wanted to launch this The Birthday Genius App on or by, 6 November. That’s two months away, right ? Oh holy crap…that’s only 53 days ! So whilst the development team has been chugging away at fixing all of the small bugs and the marketing team have […]

Final touches are finally being made… do I call it or don’t I?!

Hello all, We’ve officially passed the one year mark since this venture started. Woohoo…I think. But where the hell is this app ? I’m sure you’ve heard me say numerous times that we’re in the home straight, that testing is close…but now I’m going to put it out there and say that I want to launch […]

Seven Things I Did Not Know About App Development….Until I Developed An App

Hello all, Last week we premiered one of the really neat functions of this app – the ‘Select Many Friends’ feature….and I got some very interesting feedback ! Some did say that this was indeed ‘lazy & impersonal’ – some also took the feature and added to it…in fact they came up with more fantastic ideas. After […]

Month 9 – Did you say that we’re almost ready to launch ?

Hello everyone, remember me ? I’m the guy who was writing about how I built an app in 9 weeks !  It’s been some time since I wrote about my adventures in app development and a lot has happened since January. I’ve been on a roller coaster of a journey and those of you who know […]