Software Development

    • Introducing the Long Tail Pro Rank Tracker

      After considerable planning and testing, Long Tail Pro now officially has a keyword rank tracker! Over the last few years, Long Tail Pro has had a rank checker which allowed you to see where your keywords ranked at a certain point in time, but it never tracked the history of those rankings, or checked rankings automatically for you.

      Spencer Haws/ Niche Pursuits- 26 readers -
  • How and Why I Sold My Software Company, Long Tail Pro

    …, and this new developer stuck with me until the company was sold. I could also go into great detail about how I launched the company and have grown it over the past 5 years. However, I’d like to focus primarily on the sale of the company and the details behind it. In general, the business was a success because: I introduced a better software offering…

    Spencer Haws/ Niche Pursuits- 24 readers -
  • 7 Major Updates to Long Tail Pro and Why This Matters to You

    … offering in the keyword research market has turned into a booming business with thousands of users. Although I have never shared the exact income from this business, I can simply say that it has been life changing for me. In fact, I felt like sharing some of the things that I’ve learned in bootstrapping, launching, and growing a software company…

    Spencer Haws/ Niche Pursuits- 33 readers -
  • I’m Hiring for Long Tail Pro!

    … As I look back on my business, I can see a lot of areas that I need to improve. When it comes to niche sites, I hit a point where I simply could not do everything myself anymore, so I hired Perrin. Perrin has been a part of my team now for 9 months and I look back on the day I hired him as one of the best decisions I’ve made in my business…

    Spencer Haws/ Niche Pursuitsin SEO Google- 9 readers -
  • How We Launched Vylo.org and Where We Go From Here

    … As much as Perrin and I enjoy working on our portfolio of niche sites, we really get excited about the business potential of our new product Vylo. If you have been following along this software business case study, then you know that Perrin and I have been working for about 6 months now to get Vylo developed. We are happy to say that the first…

    Spencer Haws/ Niche Pursuits- 52 readers -