#42 - Michael Lynch - How to Hit the Front Page of Hacker News
Michael talks about his experience consistently getting on the front page of Hacker News. One example of where he's done so is his product TinyPilot, a remote server administration device. He talks about the benefits of ranking on Hacker News, which topics will be of interest to readers, the best way to engage with Hacker News users, and more.
Michael is a developer and blogger who has worked as a software engineer at Microsoft and Google. He left Microsoft in 2018 to try building his own businesses.
His current business is TinyPilot, where he makes $15,000/month selling an open source server administration device. He recently created his first first-ever video course, entitled Hit the Front Page of Hacker News, which describes the writing techniques that have helped him reach the front page of Hacker News 18 times in the past four years.