How to Build a Web App

Welcome to Build A Web App. ┬áThis is a complete guide to coming up with an idea, building it, promoting it and hopefully also making money from it. ┬áThe guide is a series of essays that don’t need to be read in any particular order.


My journey building web apps and why you should do it too.


How I come up with ideas for web apps

Development and Hosting

Choosing the right programming language

Creating an efficient development workflow

Where to host your web app

Marketing and Growth

Setting up a successful prelaunch

Submit your app to these sites for massive traffic

How to get featured in the press

How to setup analytics that are actually worth tracking

Building growth into your app

Using inbound marketing to attract users