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As an small business owner a lot of the tips were not applicable 50% of the tips really are for web or software developers That being said it was a really great story with a lot of useful lessons Definitely worth a read Ranked BEST STARTUP BOOKS OF ALL TIME by Benzinga Ranked BEST GROWTH HACKING BUSINESS BOOKS by EntrepreneurBEST SELLER inStartup Entrepreneurship CategoriesThis compelling and inspiring narrative gives entrepreneurs a rare behind the scenes look inside a fast growing startup that created the first online dating app and grew tomillion users Explosive Growth combines lively and often hilarious storytelling, revealing genius growth tactics, numerous case studies, and its step by step playbook to help your startup grow massivelyDue to its raw storytelling style, practical lessons, compelling content, and fast paced read, Explosive Growth is a one of a kind business book that transcends the narrow entrepreneurial audience to also appeal to readers and business students looking to learn about startup life and entrepreneurship It holds nothing back while detailing the highest highs and lowest lows of what it s really like to run a startup Cliff Lerner s online dating startup, Snap Interactive, was running out of money when he bet the company s fortunes on a then unknown platform called Facebook The app suddenly began to acquire , new users daily for free, and soon after the stock price skyrocketed , percent, setting off an extraordinary chain of events filled with sudden success and painful lessonsYou will learn how to IGNITE EXPLOSIVE GROWTH by creating a remarkable product Identify the ONLYMETRICS THAT MATTER Explore valuable VIRAL GROWTH strategies to grow rapidly Execute the GENIUS MEDIA HACKS that helped us acquiremillion users Create a thriving culture of PASSIONATE EMPLOYEES and CONSTANT INNOVATIONPRAISE A must read for founders and CEOs who want to achieve rapid growth while also building a great product and company Payal Kadakia, Founder Executive Chairman of ClassPass Explosive Growth is without question one of the most useful and entertaining business books I have ever read Cliff gives you a roadmap to massively grow your startup with specific tactical lessons made memorable through engaging stories This book is a must read David Perry, Digital Sales Business Development Expert at Google, Adobe Startup Advisor Want to know how to grow your startup tomillion users Then this is the book for you Explosive Growth gives step by step instructions, case studies and proven tactics on how to explode your growth Entrepreneur Magazine by Syed Balkhi Lessons for startups and CEOs on growth hacking, marketing, and innovation from one of the smartest founders I know Andrew Weinreich, Inventor of Social Networking It takes one through a complete journey of the challenges one could normally come across in building a digital footprint and try solving for them in making a long lasting and thriving business from the same It was an absolute amazing and insightful read I was just going to read a little of this as a break and then get back to work, and I ended up reading the whole book It s an excellent mix of stories and lessons, and I kept going because I wanted to know what was next of both Many of the tips are pretty specific to running a software app company, but there were also plenty that I can apply I particularly liked the info on how to make something viral I want to learnabout that, and I appreciate the resource recommendations Now I want I was just going to read a little of this as a break and then get back to work, and I ended up reading the whole book It s an excellent mix of stories and lessons, and I kept going because I wanted to know what was next of both Many of the tips are pretty specific to running a software app company, but there were also plenty that I can apply I particularly liked the info on how to make something viral I want to learnabout that, and I appreciate the resource recommendations Now I want to know if his dating app The Grade is still out there It s replying to all the pointless messages that I hate, and it sounds like they mostly solved that Absolutely amazing I m inspired by this mans story, I see how easy it is for one to make some of the mistakes he did As an aspiring entrepreneur I ll re read this throughout my journey Not greatExtremely dry read Most of the book is just about the author gloating about how great his product was and how the world wasn t ready for his product yet and how somebody else took advantage of that Tinder huge eyeroll I gave it three stars instead of one because a few of the explosive growth tips are good I m definitely NOT part of his target audience as I don t plan to start a huge corporation actually, I hate the corporate world , so a lot of the tips are useless to Not greatExtremely dry read Most of the book is just about the author gloating about how great his product was and how the world wasn t ready for his product yet and how somebody else took advantage of that Tinder huge eyeroll I gave it three stars instead of one because a few of the explosive growth tips are good I m definitely NOT part of his target audience as I don t plan to start a huge corporation actually, I hate the corporate world , so a lot of the tips are useless to me A must read for any entrepreneurs and startup foundersI got this book for my birthday and started to read it during Christmas break The book is compelling, interesting and easy to grasp Cliff recalls his experience in running an online dating startup and summarizes each chapter with key takeaways, explosive growth tips and reading recommendations I wish I knew many of these tips earlier The book has inspired me to take actions and make changes for 2019 This is perhaps one of my favorite boo A must read for any entrepreneurs and startup foundersI got this book for my birthday and started to read it during Christmas break The book is compelling, interesting and easy to grasp Cliff recalls his experience in running an online dating startup and summarizes each chapter with key takeaways, explosive growth tips and reading recommendations I wish I knew many of these tips earlier The book has inspired me to take actions and make changes for 2019 This is perhaps one of my favorite books so far and I will be looking forward to reading new books in Cliff s recommendation list for sure More About Learning From MistakesIn many aspects, this book is very similar to Lost And Founder, as it goes on describing similar mistakes that Lerner made as CEO of Snap Interactive not to be confused with Snapchat s holding, but this is an internal joke But there is a major difference that makes this book maybe eveninteresting, because Lerner s app, Are You Interested , had at a certain point to face Tinder, and that changed everything Lerner s astute idea to leverage on Facebook was More About Learning From MistakesIn many aspects, this book is very similar to Lost And Founder, as it goes on describing similar mistakes that Lerner made as CEO of Snap Interactive not to be confused with Snapchat s holding, but this is an internal joke But there is a major difference that makes this book maybe eveninteresting, because Lerner s app, Are You Interested , had at a certain point to face Tinder, and that changed everything Lerner s astute idea to leverage on Facebook was also brilliant at its time, and his keen sense for the viral as in newshacking is a high point in the book as well Very nice Good learnings from the life of the author How he went from creating a startup to chance of making it big and eventually couldn t Pros Though I felt that the story telling lacked the depth but the learnings made up for the shallowness in the style Cons Also, many references to suggestions on what books to read and also many of the talks are picked straight out of other books Hence the feeling of originality was missing.PS One of those books, which I didn t enjoyed as much but still finished Good learnings from the life of the author How he went from creating a startup to chance of making it big and eventually couldn t Pros Though I felt that the story telling lacked the depth but the learnings made up for the shallowness in the style Cons Also, many references to suggestions on what books to read and also many of the talks are picked straight out of other books Hence the feeling of originality was missing.PS One of those books, which I didn t enjoyed as much but still finished reading it An extremely fun and insightful book This was really a good book The author not only tells his own amazing story about his entrepreneurial successes and failures, he also adds countless gems of tips to apply to your own business I found countless usable tips and at least 10 other book recommendations just from reading this book If you are undecided about reading this book just like I was, please do yourself a favour and read it now