Indie Bites
Indie Bites
May 28, 2022
Why you need a single focus (and ditch your portfolio of projects) - Chris Frantz, Loops
Play • 16 min

Chris Frantz is the co-founder of Loops, YC backed email tool for startups. Chris is one of those people who just knows how to run a SaaS business, having founded and sold Snazzy AI, acquired by Unbounce last year. Chris has been living rent free in my brain after a conversation we had a few weeks ago about my multiple projects. A lot of you are going to have multiple projects too, and wondering why you’re not getting anywhere with them. In this episode, Chris is going to explain why.

What we cover in this episode

  • Some of Chris previous bootstrapped projects
  • How Chris started and sold
  • Tackling email with
  • Making the chef’s knife of email
  • Why you should have a single focus
  • Why having a portfolio of small bets doesn’t work
  • Doing the hard things
  • Having hobby projects vs a business


Follow Chris

Follow Me

👉 Listen to my new podcast, No More Mondays.

Sponsor - Ramen Club

My favourite community has just got a significant upgrade as it rebrands to Ramen Club, the best community to help you get to Ramen Profitability.

Ramen club has 4 remote coworking sessions a week, masterminds, accountability calls, live AMAs, a fractional CFO, in-house VA, discounts and so much more. But most of all, the founder Charlie has done a wonderful job at cultivating a wonderfully friendly and supportive community.

To join the world's most supportive community for bootstrapped founders to reach ramen profitable and beyond, head to and use code "INDIEBITES" to let Charlie know I sent you and get 50% off your first month.

More episodes
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu