No serious, you can productize your services.
What does productizing a service mean?
It’s a way to take what normally would be a one-to-one client service, such as web design, writing and SEO, and packaging them into a more packaged service.
A PRODUCT, BOOM 💥!!
Productizing a service is relatively new, in fact it’s one of the easiest way to start a product or MVP.
Makers and non-makers alike can easily launch their products now on per. You don’t need to have all the technical skill to be a maker. You are a writer? You can start
“Writing” as a service. There, a new product just launched.
@Vinrob gives his experience and some of the examples of services you can productize.
Examples of more and more productized products
- Startup as a service, makerpad.co/ by @bentossell
- Design as a service, manypixels.co by @Vinrob
- DIY as a service, lawvolcano.com by @lawvolcano
Here’s another fun one that was making the rounds the other week
“Boss as a Service”
Some more ideas
There are also other things you can and have been productized.
- Talking as a service
- Chatting as a service
- Running errands as a service
- Ranting as a service
Well you get the idea.
Reply in the thread with the type of service you think you can productize: https://twitter.com/makerweekly/status/1067349547351986176
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