Preceden

This is Preceden's story. I'll continue adding major events as they occur.

Release Cycle

Development

Oct 27 2009 - Jan 30 2010 5pm

Beta

jan 30 2010 5pm - 03/11/12 07:08:12 PM

Who needs Alpha? So much for a minimum viable product.

Milestones

Register Preceden.com

8/25/2009

Notebook: "How about a general multipurpose layered timeline?"

10/1/2009

Brainstorming over a caramel Frappuccino at Barnes & Noble. Eureka?

Startup Bootcamp at MIT

10/12/2009

@MIT

Startup School at Berkeley

10/23/2009 5:43pm - 10/27/2009 9am

It was the constant "Are you working on anything right now?" followed by my "No, not at the moment" that was the final kick in the ass that inspired me to start working on Preceden.

Logo Design on CrowdSpring

1/9/2010 3:22pm - 1/16/2010 3:22pm

HackerNews helps pick Preceden's logo

1/18/2010

Multiple people agree that Snipp's are the best & persuade me to select it. Thanks all--it was a great choice.

Wife tests Preceden.

1/27/2010

Reinforces maxim that you can't competently judge the usability of your own app.

Launch

1/30/2010

Preceden goes live, I email initial testers

1/30/2010 6pm

Launching (even a soft launch like this) is exhilarating.

PhillyRB Feedback

2/5/2010 10:35pm

HackerNews Launch

Feb 10 2010 9:17am

Snow day.

Community Layers

2/16/2010 1:20pm

Embeddable Timelines

2/20/2010 5:30pm

Charts!

Mar 21, 2010

Popups for Events

Mar 28, 2010

Image and Link Support

Apr 9, 2010

HTML5 Migration

Apr 17, 2010

Redesign inspired by AIM homepage

May 2, 2010

Milestones

May 2, 2010

20x Speedup

May 9, 2010

Date Picker

May 10, 2010

Redesign inspired by Braintree

May 14, 2010

Support for Teacher Accounts

May 17, 2010

New FAQ page

May 17, 2010

Color Picker memory

May 23, 2010

Wufoo Survey Integration

May 23, 2010

Gradient Layers, Landing Page A/B Tests, Improved Design

3/4/2011

Pricing

Preceden

Oct 27 2009 - Present

Free

01/30/10 05:00:00 PM - May 1, 2010

<10 Free, $29 Pro

05/01/10 12:00:00 AM - May 15, 2010

<20 Free, $29 Pro

May 15, 2010 - May 21, 2010 5pm

<5 Free, $19 Pro

May 21, 2010 5pm - Present