How to strategically launch and achieve top 4 in product hunt
Across multiple products that we've personally launched as well as help launch, we've seen some patterns that help a product end up in the top 4 vs some that don't.
We've had our fair share of wins, #1s, #2s and #4s as well as failures, #20s or #last.
Given that launching on Producthunt with major product upgrades or subsidiary products is going to be part of our strategy, we thought we'll dig into understanding what worked for some products and failed for others (NB I was a maker for 11 and for others I helped advice
After analysing our efforts for each of these launches there were definite patterns that we saw emerge and tried implementing it for our latest product's launch.
This approach has been verified by an ex-Product Hunt employee so definitely give this a read - you won't regret it