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market research

  1. D

    Soft proof

    EXECUTION 
    Hy guys I have a little problem with the validation of my idea. I want to create a website where I compare the prices of some products in a particular industry. The Google Keyword Planner tool shows that there is a market for my product. There are between 10 - 100 thousand searches per month. I...
  2. Johnny boy

    The great way of testing any idea!

    GOLD! IDEA 
    The success of a business is based on variables. IF you can buy an item for $0.50, spend $0.20 more and sell it for $2, you have a GREAT BUSINESS. IF you can only buy that item for $2, spend $0.50, and can only sell it for $2.30, you have a TERRIBLE BUSINESS. Better to just donate your money...
  3. M

    How to find data for market research

    MARKETING 
    Hi everyone! I am currently doing a marketing internship at a very early-stage B2B startup in the EU (I am in college and I'm doing it just to learn about business, I am not starting my own company because I don't have money and I am planning to move abroad soon). They asked me to find data...
  4. madlife

    Market research for a product that doesnt exist? (yet)

    MARKETING QUESTION 
    How to determine the price for a product that you will introduce to the market? How to even know if people would buy it, if there's nothing else like it? It's relatively niche, but I think enough people know about the overarching subject to be intrigued. I think it's one of those things where I...
  5. Drchainsaw

    Market Research and Product demand

    MARKETING SAAS / APPS 
    Hello Everyone, This is my first post on here. I've been busy away working on my startup for about a month now. I decided to take a problem from my industry(software development) and tackle fixing it . Source control has been a relative annoyance to most developers and newcomers to the...
  6. ryangilchrist

    Super Simple Market Research Strategy You Might Like

    MARKETING 
    Hello Fellow Fastlaners, I’ve considered a few different ideas about how to create my fastlane business and mainly generate my strategies by studying the online marketer Russell Brunson… I’ve got some pretty good ideas and wanted to share the strategy I'm currently attempting: Here's The...
  7. R

    Blue Ocean Strategy Market Research

    Hello i'm looking to start conducting market research to find a blue ocean strategy. In the books it talks about doing infield work and market research 1) In the blue ocean shift, it mentions the importance of being in the field to assess pain points. If my field (personal development) people...
  8. ZahScr

    Is it Lindy?

    Who here has considered the Lindy Effect when evaluating fast lane business ideas? The Lindy Effect says that if something has existed for x number of years, you can reasonably expect it to exist for that same number of years into the future. More info on the idea in this video, article, and...
  9. C

    Digital signage software. Room for more?

    Hi, friend and I are thinking of creating a digital signage software solution which would utilize cheaper hardware (existing smart tvs, raspberry pis, etc..) to provide the customer (we're thinking restaurants, coffee shops, gyms) with simple setup and simple to manage solution for their menus...
  10. Fr33zerPop

    How should I do market research for my product without offending/annoying?

    MARKETING 
    Hey there, I'm excited to be creating a graphic product aimed at musicians. However, one of my weak areas (that I love to try to skip) is actually engaging with my potential customers. I'm struggling with a way to ask them about my product without coming across salesy. I know people love to give...
  11. Leecha14

    Thoughts on outsourced market/statistical research?

    MARKETING 
    Hey everyone! I'm new here so hope I'm posting this in the right place. I've invented a new pet product and would like to outsource the market research, specifically the statistical information. I don't have expertise in this area and to be honest, I need certain information ie: how many dogs...
  12. LifeLongFreedom

    Motorcyclists, Enthusiasts and Bikers - Please Help

    MEETUPS 
    Hey guys! What are the most common places online - specific groups or forums - where motorcycle owners, riders and industry/market-savvy people spend time and exchange knowledge? I'm asking this because I'm researching the bike market in mostly english speaking countries with the goal of...
  13. O

    Verifying Market & Demand

    Hi everyone. I have some ideas that I'm interested in pursuing (SAAS apps), and are a niche in a larger market. I'm not sure how to verify whether there is a demand for the ideas. What are some of your ways to verify whether a market exists or you should pursue the idea.
  14. Bitz

    Ideas = Assumptions ...How to validate?

    IDEA 
    You have all have great ideas. You know those innovative business revelations that no one else has thought of or has executed on. You know the market. You thought out your brilliant idea. Maybe you even wrote a detailed outline on how it will work. You do a keyword analysis. You vet out your...
  15. A

    Is there a Need for My Product

    My idea is to modify the electromagnetic breaks on roller coasters to work on cars and trucks. My question is this: how should I test the need for this product? I know that people will say an idea "is great" when you ask them, but when actual money is involved that's when people tell you what...
  16. MatteoD

    What do you want from your business data?

    Hi all! Could you spare a minute to help me better understand which are the problems about data in your organization? If a magic pill would exist to solve your data problem, how the result would look like? (Do you even look at your data to optimize your processes? Do you have a data strategy and...
  17. M

    Wantrepreneur turning Entrepreneur

    INTRO 
    Hello everyone! My name is Colin, and I'm currently in the planning stages of creating my first business. I'm here to connect with other entrepreneurs, learn from others' experiences, and share knowledge. I'm not entirely sure what sort of things are against the rules here. I have a market...
  18. Ocean Man

    Developing an Air Purifier. Would you help me?

    Hi Fastlaners, As the title states, I'm developing an air purifier--As my mission is to improve the quality of people's life's by improving their indoor air quality. In addition to this mission, is my longer-term goal. Which is to help with the environmental issue of outside air pollution...
  19. AlexLegault

    How Do I Properly Conduct A Market Research Survey?

    EXECUTION 
    I've been trying to validate which digital marketing services people need help with the most in order to promote/market their business online. Here's the link if you want to check it out: Digital Marketing Services Survey I've tried posting on Facebook groups, Twitter and another forum, but I...
  20. JSM

    Use Forums and Surveys for Market Validation

    Use free forums and surveys to have your target market validate and make changes to your idea for you. Without spending a dime. You don't even have to be an active member of the community. I created my account on the forum I used to get my idea back in 2015 and had 7 total posts on it. I...

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