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22 | Better done than perfect with Jane Portman

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Chris is still out on paternity leave, so Jane Portman is filling in as a guest host.Corey prepares to launch his new podcast Everything Is Marketing. Jane talks about the new direction for Userlist in 2021 becoming a full-blown ESP. They also talk about early-stage SaaS growth, starting and growing a podcast, and the new Swipe Files book club.Notable mentions: Swipe Files Book Club Better Done Than Perfect podcast UI Breakfast podcast Slow & Steady podcast More podcasts for bootstrappers Learn more about their businesses: Userlist Swipe Files Follow them on Twitter: @uibreakfast @coreyhainesco

1hr 1min

2 Feb 2021

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"How to Create The Best Onboarding Process for Your New Customers" with Jane Portman

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15 Jan 2021

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Episode 40 – What UX People Need to Know About Business with Jane Portman

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- The critical things you can learn about business to make you a better UX designer or researcher- How important is UX in the success of building new products- The business of consulting versus the business of products or software- How to stand out as a UX person in the world of generic resumes and cover letters


5 Nov 2020

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14 // Onboarding with Jane Portman


Jane Portman of Userlist joins Julia and Adam to share her expertise with onboarding. Why guided tours don't work, the legacy of Clippy, and drip campaigns that are more personal and considerate. @MuseAppHQ hello@museapp.com Show notes Jane Portman @uibreakfast User Onboarding: The Ultimate Guide for SaaS Founders Userlist Benedikt Deicke Intercom lifecycle messaging Claire Suellentrop, Forget The Funnel UI Breakfast podcast tooltips Inspire, Not Instruct aha moment Clue out-of-box-experience (OOBE) Samuel Hulick, UserOnboard, podcast interview Clippy call to action Val Geisler drip campaign tech touch A/B test or split test Max Seelemann


1 Oct 2020

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S3 E8: Jane Portman, Userlist

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Originally from Russia, Jane Portman gained experience as a creative director for an agency. She has been involved in tech as a designer for 16 years, occupying different design jobs. In fact, product work and design is her hobby! Jane is Married, with 3 kids, and shares entrepreneurial love with her husband. Having a college degree in applied information technology to the legal side of business, she has a solid foundation baseline for understanding the tech world. A few years ago, Jane was selling her first SaaS product, and moved forward recruited some co-founders to work on a new idea - around a problem she was having with automated email, and in app messaging.This is the creation story of Userlist.Useful resource: Detailed Guide on SaaS User OnboardingLinkshttps://userlist.com/https://www.linkedin.com/in/uibreakfast/https://uibreakfast.com/https://dribbble.com/portmanstudioLeave us a review on Apple Podcasts Amazing tools we use:If you want the best publishing platform for your podcast, with amazing support & people - use Transistor.fmWant to record your remote interviews with class? Then, you need to use Squadcast.Code Story uses the 1-click product ClipGain, sign up now to get 3hrs of podcast processing time FREECredits: Code Story is hosted and produced by Noah Labhart. Be sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Pocket Casts, Google Play, Breaker, Youtube, or the podcasting app of your choice.Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/code-story/donationsAdvertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands


8 Sep 2020

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#42 - 2 for 1: Combining Customer Research & Sales Demos with Jane Portman, Co-Founder of Userlist and Host of UI Breakfast

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Sales demos are a great opportunity to get to know your customers. The person on the other end is interested in your product, looking for a solution to a problem, and likely have some pain points with their current solutions. That's why Jane Portman, co-founder of Userlist, uses demos as an opportunity to connect with potential customers, keep pain points top of mind, and learn how to make her product even better. She chatted with Erin and JH about why she's doing customer research and sales demos at the same time, how constantly talking to customers helps her develop a better product, and how she came up with the podcast name UI Breakfast. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/awkwardsilences/message


20 May 2020

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#145 – The Slow, Deliberate Process of Making a SaaS Business Work with Jane Portman of Userlist

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Jane Portman (@uibreakfast) is no stranger to making money online. Not only has she run a successful consultancy for nearly a decade, but she's also published 4 books and become a leading authority on UX and product design. So when Jane decided to start a SaaS company—Userlist— she was surprised to learn just slow and difficult the process can be. In this episode, Jane and I discuss the variables that makes companies faster or slower to grow, the importance of nailing your customer messaging so people understand what it is that you do, and her tips for how other founders can stick through the tough times to turn their side projects into successful SaaS businesses.Transcript, speaker information, and more: https://www.indiehackers.com/podcast/145-jane-portman-of-userlist

1hr 3mins

30 Jan 2020

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Episode 471 | Fighting to Gain Traction in a Crowded Space with Jane Portman of Userlist

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Show Notes In this episode of Startups For The Rest Of Us, Rob talks with Jane Portman of Userlist. They discuss the struggles of growing slowly, gaining traction in the crowded space, and some of the lessons learned from her first SaaS app. Items mentioned in this episode: Userlist UI Breakfast Podcast User Onboarding: The […]Click the icon below to listen.


19 Nov 2019

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#319: Jane Portman

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We’re joined today by Jane Portman an expert in UI/UX and co-founder of Userlist.io. Today we talk to Jane about her entrepreneurial journey from consulting to productized services to SaaS, we discuss her new Saas product Userlist.io, and we take a deep dive into a recent repositioning exercise that she and her partners undertook at […]


24 Jun 2019

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RS177: Better SaaS Onboarding with Jane Portman and Benedikt Deicke

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Today Craig has on Jane Portman and Benedikt Deicke, the team from Userlist.io. Userlist is a lightweight customer communication tool for SaaS applications, and in this episode Craig, Benedikt and Jane dig into many aspects of email onboarding for SaaS. Specifically they talk about: Why custom events are better than tags Where and when in-app […]


12 Jun 2019