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Don't just build in public... build in community.

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"The weekly match-ups have been incredible! The opportunity to meet new people who "get it" is huge."

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"A next level community with a little bit of everything. The crowd is inspirational and curious."

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In the last 3 Years, over 2000 people have joined Indie Worldwide.

Here's why 🔥• For the last three years we've had one of the most consistently active and helpful private Slack groups on the internet for bootstrapped startup founders.• When you join we make smart introductions between you and other founders with similar revenue and shared interests.• We regularly invite founders with million ARR+ businesses and deep skill sets for private Q&A's.• We negotiate for group discounts on SaaS products (now over $20,000 in free credits and discounts)I strongly believe Indie Worldwide is the best private community on the internet for bootstrapped startup founders at any stage.If that's you, we'd love for you to join as well. Still not sure? Give Indie Worldwide a try and if you change your mind within the first 30 days I'll give you a full refund, guaranteed.See you there,
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We'll review your application and get back to you as soon as possible.In the meantime, you can get a head-start by reviewing our community guidelines below.Questions, comments or concerns?Contact us on Twitter @indie_worldwide or via email [email protected]

Community Guidelines:

Rules of engagement:

1. Don't be an a-hole
2. Keep it professional, keep it friendly
3. Criticize ideas, not the people who come up with them
bad: This idea is dumb and so are you for coming up with it.good: I don't think this will work because of X, have you tried Y?4. Don't spam, we have #launch and #promote for dropping links. Please pick the one best channel in Slack to post in and always provide context.


A quick tour of our Slack channels:

  • #intros post here first to let everyone know who you are and what you're working on

  • #asks general help on whatever you're working on.

  • #launch is for new product launches

  • #roast is for landing page feedback

  • #promote drop a link to your twitter, linkedin, tiktok, etc here

  • #wins hit a new revenue milestone? featured on the news? post here so we can celebrate with you.

  • #done short updates on what you got done recently


If you're not sure where to start, try:

  • Replying to posts in #intros

  • Giving feedback in places like #roast & #asks

  • Posting your new products in #launch and your best Twitter posts in #promote

  • Sharing what tasks you checked off your to-do list today in #done

  • Share a picture from your day in #pics


Let's be good citizens of this community and keep it a positive space for everyone 💯

Welcome to Indie Worldwide 🥳


Here are some first steps to get the most out of your membership:

  1. Join the private Slack.

  2. Register for our next founder meetup.

  3. If you'd like 1-1 matches, complete this form.

  4. Read the community guidelines below.

Community Guidelines:

Rules of engagement:

1. Don't be an a-hole
2. Keep it professional, keep it friendly
3. Criticize ideas, not the people who come up with them
bad: This idea is dumb and so are you for coming up with it.good: I don't think this will work because of X, have you tried Y?4. Don't spam, we have #launch and #promote for dropping links. Please pick the one best channel in Slack to post in and always provide context.


A quick tour of our Slack channels:

  • #intros post here first to let everyone know who you are and what you're working on

  • #asks general help on whatever you're working on.

  • #launch is for new product launches

  • #roast is for landing page feedback

  • #promote drop a link to your twitter, linkedin, tiktok, etc here

  • #wins hit a new revenue milestone? featured on the news? post here so we can celebrate with you.

  • #done short updates on what you got done recently


If you're not sure where to start, try:

  • Replying to posts in #intros

  • Giving feedback in places like #roast & #asks

  • Posting your new products in #launch and your best Twitter posts in #promote

  • Sharing what tasks you checked off your to-do list today in #done

  • Share a picture from your day in #pics


Let's be good citizens of this community and keep it a positive space for everyone 💯



Community Guidelines

Rules of engagement:

1. Don't be an a-hole
2. Keep it professional, keep it friendly
3. Criticize ideas, not the people who come up with them
bad: This idea is dumb and so are you for coming up with it.good: I don't think this will work because of X, have you tried Y?4. Don't spam, we have #launch and #promote for dropping links. Please pick the one best channel in Slack to post in and always provide context.


A quick tour of our Slack channels:

  • #intros post here first to let everyone know who you are and what you're working on

  • #asks general help on whatever you're working on.

  • #launch is for new product launches

  • #roast is for landing page feedback

  • #promote drop a link to your twitter, linkedin, tiktok, etc here

  • #wins hit a new revenue milestone? featured on the news? post here so we can celebrate with you.

  • #done short updates on what you got done recently


If you're not sure where to start, try:

  • Replying to posts in #intros

  • Giving feedback in places like #roast & #asks

  • Posting your new products in #launch and your best Twitter posts in #promote

  • Sharing what tasks you checked off your to-do list today in #done

  • Share a picture from your day in #pics


Let's be good citizens of this community and keep it a positive space for everyone 💯


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Community Guidelines

Rules of engagement:

1. Don't be an a-hole
2. Keep it professional, keep it friendly
3. Criticize ideas, not the people who come up with them
bad: This idea is dumb and so are you for coming up with it.good: I don't think this will work because of X, have you tried Y?4. Don't spam, we have #launch and #promote for dropping links. Please pick the one best channel in Slack to post in and always provide context.


A quick tour of our Slack channels:

  • #intros post here first to let everyone know who you are and what you're working on

  • #asks general help on whatever you're working on.

  • #launch is for new product launches

  • #roast is for landing page feedback

  • #promote drop a link to your twitter, linkedin, tiktok, etc here

  • #wins hit a new revenue milestone? featured on the news? post here so we can celebrate with you.

  • #done short updates on what you got done recently


If you're not sure where to start, try:

  • Replying to posts in #intros

  • Giving feedback in places like #roast & #asks

  • Posting your new products in #launch and your best Twitter posts in #promote

  • Sharing what tasks you checked off your to-do list today in #done

  • Share a picture from your day in #pics


Let's be good citizens of this community and keep it a positive space for everyone 💯

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