Greg talks about his journey building (and eventually selling) Insomnia, one of the world's best REST and GraphQL clients. He takes us through how he came up with the idea for Insomnia, how he started gaining a userbase for it, and ultimately how he was able to sell it. Greg also offers some advice to product creators based on things he wishes he would have done differently while building his product.
Greg is a developer, product creator, and entrepreneur from Montreal, Canada. He built Insomnia, a cross-platform and open source tool for debugging REST and GraphQL APIs that is loved by developers around the world. When not building beautiful products, Greg can be found cooking tasty dishes, going for a run, or eating a burrito.
An interview show where I talk to programmers, developers, and coders of all types who have gone into business for themselves. I find out the secrets to their success so you can make the move into an entrepreneurial pursuit yourself.