John Palmer

I’m a product designer and software engineer.
I used to work at Snapchat, and then at a startup I founded, which went through Y Combinator in 2018.


I work directly with startup founders in the early stages. I can help with all of the following, but what I do best is help founders improve their thinking through conversation.

  • Product design
  • Go to market strategy
  • Brand strategy
  • Product management

Please email me at


The New Early TeamSpatial InterfacesRefactor Camp 2019The New MVPMonetizing a Small AudienceInternet-nativeUnbundling the UniversityThoughts on Remote WorkStartup Idea GeneratorsDigital Nation States and Digital Political Parties

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