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Validate your ideal customer, prove your marketing, and create a $1 million dollar marketing machine in 9 weeks. Interested?

The “how do I grow?” agency

We’ve launched a dozen startups to more than $1 Million ARR. Our Million Dollar Funnel approach to quantifiably tests & proves what you need to grow to $1MM ARR and beyond.

Understand your Users & Market

A successful business is built on your positioning and understanding of your customer. We are experts in iterating your marketing message & targeting until you know that your product is going to be a hit and then scale it up.

Tame the crowd

There are hundreds, thousands, or even millions of people out there who would be delighted if they only really understood what your business does. So why don’t you take a test-based approach to building a million dollar marketing engine in 9 weeks?

Brand alignment: What is it and how do you measure it?

Brand alignment: What is it and how do you measure it?

Brand alignment measures how well your firm fulfills its brand promise. The strength of your firm’s brand alignment is driven by how well your employees understand, deliver, and communicate your brand’s key messages. When describing your brand and service offerings, are your people on the same page? Brand alignment gets you to say “yes” to…

The no B.S. Guide to cold email copywriting

The no B.S. Guide to cold email copywriting

I previously wrote about how I use simple, straightforward subject lines and pretargeting to achieve open rates of ~35%. Those same principles are largely applicable to writing good, customer-centric copy as well. The short version of that article was: 1. Be clear, not salesy.  Instead of relying on some combination of {{results}} x {{time}} x…

CrowdTamers 2021 Review – A Building In Public

CrowdTamers 2021 Review – A Building In Public

In spite of being a startup marketer for 20+ years, I’ve only been running CrowdTamers as an agency for the last 1. Before that, I was short term / fractional CMO, serving 1 – 4 clients at the same time, helping build, grow, and scale the marketing practices in their startup; I’ve used CrowdTamers as…

Case Study: Pre-test your ad creative with Hippoc

Case Study: Pre-test your ad creative with Hippoc

Since our focus at CrowdTamers is startup go to market, we talk a lot about launching. But there’s something scary about your first launch: you’ve never shown anyone what you’re up to before and maybe you suck at it. Maybe not? How do you know? Most entrepreneurs aren’t master designers. Heck, I used to be…

Landing page mistakes that kill your conversion rates

Landing page mistakes that kill your conversion rates

Landing pages are serious business. So, in today’s blog, let’s talk about the mistakes killing your conversion rates and how you can avoid them. Mistake 1 – Not having enough landing pages Studies show that the more landing pages businesses have, the better results. Why? Because these businesses are creating landing pages to highly specific buyer…

Generating (SEO-Friendly) blog post ideas

Generating (SEO-Friendly) blog post ideas

I have two questions for you – How do you figure out what you should blog about? How do you generate more readers? Now, let’s reverse engineer these questions. Instead of thinking about how to get people to your blog, think about what your target audience searches for on the internet. For example, if you’re…

WTF is GTM?

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We bat .100

We bat .100? Don’t we mean we bat 1000? No, because we don’t pretend that every experiment makes revenue. But we’re disciplined, creative, and we never give up, so if you need high quality relentless marketing experimentation, we’re your Huckleberry. Sound good?

Big shoutout to @TrevorLongino! Great actionable insights on customer development. Very generous on showing his behind the scene consulting practice + a nice touch of Leonardo Da Vinci inventiveness 🙂ALEXANDRE PHILIPPEFounder, BuddyUp.cc

So, you’ve built smth. It has X, Y, Z features. How do you know which one is the most valuable to your leads? Also, have you got your customers right? What if there’s a better target audience? To answer all these questions you need a week, $300, @TrevorLongino’s Million Follar Funnel framework!Ana BibikovaFounder, ALSMarkLtd

We’ve wrapped up our first round of #buildinginpublic tests for Trappr. We’re following @crowdtamers Grow to Market series of experiments & it’s taught us an incredible amount about how to position our first SaaS. Adam WeilerFounder and CEO, Sunken Stone