Category: Our Story

The Referral Rock Story Part 1 (From Beta to Real Business)

How I went from idea->beta->real business in only 3 years with no funding, an all remote team, and never leaving my chair.

/ February 21, 2019
referral program promotion

20 Ways to Effectively Promote Referral Programs

Referral campaigns can help grow your business, but what are effective ways to promote referral programs and build up your social proof?

/ January 31, 2018

Our Founder – Josh Ho on the SaaS Insider Podcast

The Referral Rock founder, Joshua Ho, discusses the Referral Rock rise-up story with Shira Abel on the SaaS Insider Podcast.

/ December 13, 2017

Our First Team Meetup

Our team has grown quite a bit, especially within the last year. We now have a team of 7, and we plan to continue growing. A fun fact, we actually had our first-ever, in-person team meetup. You see, even though...

/ March 14, 2017
customer marketing

From a Side Project to Business Overnight

I was just another reluctant SaaS business in beta that didn't know if customers were willing to pay for my referral software.  On practically a dare, that all changed overnight.

/ February 21, 2016

Online Web Notes – UberNote: Lessons Learned

The backstory, UberNote Online Web Notes started as a side project built in a townhouse north of Baltimore on nights and weekends...

/ May 4, 2015