How To Acquire A Struggling Web App & Turn It Around With Rob Walling
BY William Griggs ON Mar 08, 2012
If you are interested in acquiring and turning around a small web startup, web app or website, this is the interview for you!
Today’s guest is Rob Walling. Rob is a super-successful serial web entrepreneur.
On this episode, Rob is going to walk us step-by-step through the process he took in his most recent acquisition, HitTail, in an effort to equip you with the knowledge you need to follow in his foot steps.
The Inside Story of a Small Startup Acquisition (Part 1)
The Inside Story of a Small Startup Acquisition (Part 2)
The Inside Story of a Small Startup Acquisition (Part 3)
Rob has been building web applications professionally for 12 years, and has worked as a consultant, a freelance developer, the development manager for the City of Pasadena, and a team lead for the world’s largest prepaid credit card company. He lives and works in Fresno, California.
He owns a popular SEO keyword tool that uses your real-time website data to tell you terms you can easily rank for, the top ASP.NET invoicing system on the market, a web application for creating wedding websites, an online school for startup founders, and several others.
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About William Griggs
William Griggs is a product and customer acquisition strategist who has helped numerous startups including companies backed by Andreessen Horowitz, FLOODGATE, & 500 Startups. In addition to his consulting work, he has written for Mashable, VentureBeat, & ReadWrite. You can check out his podcast on iTunes (The Startup Slingshot TV) or follow him on Twitter @william_griggs for Tweets chock-full of delicious knowledge nuggets.
In addition to everything tech startups, William loves breakfast tacos, dogs, short emails, and Amazon Prime. He currently resides in Austin, Texas with his beautiful wife Elizabeth.