How to build a brand for your indie product - Marie Ng, Llama Life

If you can build all the features in the world, why would you need a brand? My guest today, Marie Ng of Llama Life, tells you exactly how and why you should consider creating a brand.
Marie Ng is the founder of Llama Life, a to-do-list app that helps you focus. As someone who struggles with focus myself, Marie’s app looked to be the perfect thing. Having taught herself how to code 2 years ago, after a career in branding, Marie did what everyone does when they learn to code, build a to do list app. But with her branding background and new quirky angle on a productivity app, she’s made it work. From a solo indie project to now raising a $690k pre-seed round, Marie is making her entrepreneurial dream happen.

👉 Extended version of this episode.

What we discussed in this episode:
  • How Marie got into branding
  • What is branding?
  • Why indie hackers should consider their “brand”
  • How to create a brand
  • Building a product to help with ADHD
  • Building to solve your own problem
  • How to work with ADHD
  • Llama Life’s brand impact
  • Why Marie raised funding
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How to build a brand for your indie product - Marie Ng, Llama Life
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