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Startups are hard 🐝. Nobody has a ready recipe for a successful startup. It’s like life. Nobody has a ready recipe for a fulfilling, happy and successful life neither. Few startups are successful from day one and never really struggle. Most startups do struggle and die. …


Market-fit is hard. Sometimes it’s easy, but usually not. We’ve released Fibery 1.0 almost a year ago as a general no-code solution for small companies to build internal work management processes. We deliberately did not focus on the exact niche to see where Fibery sticks better.

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We’ve been working on Fibery.io for almost 4 years already. And we started to use it for our own needs about 2.5 years ago. You can imagine that our work process changed a lot and I’m happy that Fibery survived all the changes from 6 to 20+ people. …


TLDR: Got $700K tranche 🥑. Cooperation with the new design agency 🦧. Start of a direct sales experiment 🙇‍♂️. Product workspace is coming 🍱. Integrations are coming 🍺. We are looking for Head of Marketing 🐶.

Flashback: #25. Lost August 2020.

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TLDR: Vizydrop team will join Fibery in August 👬. Terms Sheet with the VC fund is negotiated and confirmed 🧶. Stability problems resolved 🥢. Performance improved 🐌. New blog delivered 🐡. Fibery sticks better 😛

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TLDR: $1M confirmed from angels for the seed round 💰. Deeper negotiation with a VC fund 🐿. Tons of content 📚. Largest customer 🗻. Roadmap for the next 3 months is nailed 🏃‍♀️. Chaos 😈.

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My goal is to explain how Fibery is different from Coda and what strengths and weaknesses it has. Coda is a powerful, but weird product.

As the Fibery CEO, I have to switch off the bias. Take this post with a grain of salt.

Philosophy

Coda is a set of powerful docs

The main idea behind Coda is…


My goal is to explain how Fibery is different from Airtable and what strengths and weaknesses it has. Airtable is a good product. However, it’s not perfect. Let’s find out why.

As the Fibery CEO, I have to switch off the bias. Take this post with a grain of salt.

Philosophy

Airtable is a set of connected tables


Usually posts X vs. Y are shallow. This post is not. As the Fibery CEO, I have to switch off the bias. Take this post with a grain of salt.

The major goal is to explain how Fibery is different and what strengths and weaknesses it has. Notion is an…

Michael Dubakov

Fibery founder https://fibery.io. I write about systems, software development and products.

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