How to get on the front page of Product Hunt ?


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Some people still go to product hunt.. so are there any tricks / easy steps to follow to get to the frontpage?

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  1. Rossz Newbie
    March 24, 2016 at 2:36 pm

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    Step 1: Go to PH and search for a keyword that describes your product. In my case, I did “domain name”, because my service is a domain name crowdsourcing service. You could also do a custom google search (using
    Step 2: Make a list of the submitters of the most popular and relevant results.
    Step 3: Contact them, one-at-a-time, and tell them that you have a project that is related to a past product they posted before. Ask if it’s okay to send them a link and some details.
    Step 4: When you get the okay, send them the info. Make sure to include how your product is different than your competitors (and the one they submitted before).
    That’s it. I got lucky and the first guy I contacted was happy to post mine. If you’re not so lucky, maybe you have to spend 10-20 minutes.
    Step 5 (Optional): If you do have an email list or contacts, you could then direct them to the post when it goes live in order to get more upvotes – I didn’t, because I didn’t have anyone to send.

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