Technology

Content

Portfolio

Hire
Product

Sixty

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Hire

Get matched with the perfect freelancer
A tool for clients to find freelancers to hire, with a matchmaking and budget recommendation feature that live-updates while clients fill out their project briefs.
Showcase
Growth

Sixty

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Showcase

Show and tell for freelancers and agencies
Featured portfolio items from freelancers and agencies. Created hundreds of landing pages programmatically for SEO. Achieved 30% WoW organic traffic growth via Google while active.
Student Master Viewer
Data & Analytics

Lambda School

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Student Master Viewer

View any student’s complete record
Ops team members view up to 50 student records a day. Before SMV, each record took 10 minutes to cobble together across slow spreadsheets. Now the data is instantly available.
On Demand
Product

Sixty

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On Demand

Get instant web app help via screenshare
Hire a freelancer to solve any problem via screen-share. Pay by-the-minute. Helped 3,000+ clients with web development, design, analytics, and more.
Directory
Product

Sixty

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Directory

Every freelancer and agency in one place
Browse a directory of every freelancer and agency. Solves the problem of searching for freelancers across dozens of websites.
Insights
Growth

Sixty

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Insights

Real-time interactive industry reports
A tool for freelancers to gauge economic opportunity across granular dimensions like skills, client types, and more. Also features competitive intel like rates and project lengths.
High Volume Custom CRM
Engineering

Sixty

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High Volume Custom CRM

Simultaneously track thousands of orders
Existing tools did a bad job at tracking a large volume of in-progress orders. So we built an internal tool to show the live progress of each client request.

Services

Marketing

Build programmatic landing pages for SEO

Programmatic landing pages have the potential to generate millions of free unique visitors over the life of your startup. I led a campaign at Sixty that saw 20-30% WoW growth over many months. I can help you strategize and implement a strategy here.
Engineering

Migrate from no-code to code

Having a more quicker and effective no-code to code migration plan can save you anywhere from tens of thousands to millions of dollars, based on your scale. I migrated multiple MVPs at my startup and helped Lambda School and other VC-backed startups do the same.
Engineering

Build a low-code algorithm in Google Sheets

Whether you're trying to do automate matchmaking, or build a way to predict pricing, you may be able to build v1 in a Google Sheet. At my startup, I built an MVP for both of these algorithms in a Google Sheet. I've also consulted for other startups doing the same.
Product

Build a marketplace startup

I love marketplace startups. The ability to support hundreds of millions of users through a platform is one of the coolest aspects of the softare revolution. I've built two marketplace startups from the ground up. I can help you launch and grow yours.
Engineering

Build a no-code MVP

I can help you build your no code MVP to prove your concept, with a scalability plan for when you get traction. I built multiple successful no-code MVPs at my startup, Sixty, that grew to the limits of what the technology could support.
Engineering

Scale your no-code app

I can help you get more exponential user growth out of your no-code tool. I built multiple no-code MVPs at my startup Sixty, most of which scaled to the limits of the technology. We had to get creative to go further. I've also helped multiple VC-backed startups do the same.

Blog

Blog

What are “blockchains”, “smart contracts”, and “DAOs”, and why do they matter?

David Head
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January 26, 2022
A blockchain is basically a big public database that’s both owned no one and everyone. Anyone can read it and write entries in it, and it's near impossible to hack.
Blog

A beginners guide on buying cryptocurrency

David Head
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November 25, 2020
My distillation of hundreds of hours cryptocurrency research since 2015, as an app developer and investor.
Podcast

Chris Obdam - founding enterprise no-code platform Betty Blocks & growing to 192 employees

David Head
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October 13, 2020
With the ability to run apps with millions of database rows, Betty Blocks is one of the most scalable no-code platforms. David interviews Chris about building for the enterprise.
Podcast

Peter O'Malley – hitting 500k Zapier zaps per month and fostering trust with his CTO to use no-code tools

David Head
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October 6, 2020
Peter built his freelance marketplace MVP on Airtable and Zapier, then quickly hired a CTO to smoothly transition to a no-code and code hybrid solution.
Podcast

Michael Gill – leading with low-code as a CTO, and making Clutch.io the default tool for frontend development

David Head
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September 29, 2020
Michael Gill, CTO at GPS Trackit, uses the low-code tool Clutch for all frontend development. He covers how he convinced his engineering team to take this path, and what was the result.
Podcast

Mitchell Wright - how Lambda School reached a $150m valuation with Airtable, Zapier, and Salesforce

David Head
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September 22, 2020
All of Lambda School's engineers were teaching class, so they got creative and used no-code tools to scale the school. The tech stack lasted up to ~125 employees, which is likely a no-code record.
Podcast

Jason Barone – migrating Uber's 1,000+ no-code websites to a React stack, and his journey from auto mechanic to Senior Design Engineer

David Head
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September 15, 2020
Uber had 1,000+ no-code websites – one for city the operated in. Jason built a clone-able Squarespace template to quickly consolidate them, then re-built that with React and various back end services.
Blog

When No-Code Stops Scaling

David Head
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September 9, 2020
Predict when your no-code stack will hit it's limit. Learn about the limitations of infrastructure, features, professional community, and collaboration tools.
Blog

No-Code Tech 101

David Head
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September 8, 2020
Now you can build a web app without writing code. But how does that work? The main pieces of a no-code app (as it's called) are the frontend, database, and APIs.
Blog

Why I'm Helping Startups Migrate from No Code to Code

David Head
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September 7, 2020
No-code tools are ideal for MVPs, but they have unique challenges to scaling.
Podcast

Vlad Leytus – scaling no-code MVP for startups like Dividend Finance ($365m raised) and apps for enterprises like HP & Lenovo

David Head
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September 1, 2020
After discovering Bubble as a student at Harvard, Vlad co-founded AirDev in 2015 and grew it into one of the top no-code web development agencies, serving hundreds of clients and counting.
Podcast

Intro: Why I started the No-Code & Code Podcast

David Head
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August 31, 2020
There's no playbook on scaling from no-code MVP to even just thousands of users. I want to help startups streamline the process.
Blog

Should I build my website myself or pay someone to do it for me?

David Head
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September 13, 2018
The decision to do it on our own or hire someone can be difficult. Especially when you've never hired a designer. This post will walk you through how to intelligently make the decision.
Blog

How to build a marketing website in 4 hours

David Head
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February 7, 2017
An introduction on how to build your website live with a professional via screen share. Save 75% or more, launch this week, and learn how to maintain it on your own.