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Inside Maître



Head of Growth @ Maître | Skibum @ heart | Growth-obsessed by Nature.

Case Study

How R_Block Masterminded a $2.8 Million Initial Coin Offering (ICO) Token Sale

Posted on June 7th, 2018.

A few months back, R_Block succeeded where roughly 52% of crypto-based projects have failed. It smashed its ICO token sale target, raising over $2.8 million. In this post, we analyse how they did it and how they used Maître to achieve their goal.  R_Block is a decentralised hiring network and work ID proof platform, serving both employers...

Case Study

How Current Media achieved 600,000 Referrals + $36,000,000 Initial Coin Offering

Posted on April 26th, 2018.

Find out how Maître’s ICO referral platform helped Current become the buzziest Initial Coin Offering (ICO) of 2018. Who: Current What: Blockchain-enabled streaming service aggregator ICO funding raised: USD$36 million Referrals: 600,000 How: Maître Viral Lead Magnet for ICO’s Current is a new app that lets users access all their...

Case Study

Grow Your Pre-launch to 200,000 Sign-ups Like Monzo

Posted on December 7th, 2017.

Monzo is surely one of the top fintech success stories of recent years. Founded in February 2015, the personal banking provider is now on course to reach between 500,000 and 800,000 users by the end of 2017. How did it grow so fast? One of the key factors has been its viral waiting list, which has attracted a huge share of Monzo’s initial...

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How Sphere’s pre-ICO Launch Gained 150K+ Subscribers in 6 Weeks Using Maître

Posted on October 13th, 2017.

Here’s a textbook example of how to grow a pre-Initial Coin Offering (ICO) customer launch list to over 150,000 in 6 weeks. Let’s go right back to the start and find out how it was done. The challenge every social network faces Finding its tribe. Sphere is an in-development social network, with a business model built around a new cryptocurrency...

Case Study

300K Super-fans: How to Create The Hustle’s Ambassador Programp

Posted on October 5th, 2017.

Can a referral program really take a new brand and develop more than 200,000 subscribers in a few short months? Quite simply – yes it can. As an early adopter of The Hustle, I have seen first-hand how it went from startup into respected media publication in just a couple of years. Here, we are going to detail exactly how you can copy...

Growth Ideas

The Drunk Email Story ‘Charm Offensive’ Used to Acquire 653 B2B Reddit Leads

Posted on July 21st, 2017.

Marketing on Reddit is a famously tough nut for Entrepreneurs – but with the right strategy, you can crack it. Join us as we show you how Jon Buchan, a copywriter who used colourful storytelling, subtle conversion strategy and trust-building tactics to do exactly that. What’s best of all: you can use the same tactics and become one...

Case Study

[Case Study] How FlixWatcher Launched with a Bang Using a Viral Contest

Posted on July 17th, 2017.

I am going to tell you how Flixwatcher used an iPad, popcorn and Maître to build their mailing list from 0 to just under 5,000 in 6 weeks (including the prep) Kobi and Helen were ready to launch Flixwatcher, a podcast for reviewing films on UK Netflix. Kobi had the idea to run a competition, except he wanted a competition which had a viral...

Product Updates

Maître Update #9: Introducing Leaderboard for Referrals

Posted on January 29th, 2017.

TL;DR The 9th update focuses on new leaderboard functionality, integrations and some dashboard improvements. Driving referrals, it’s what we do. Here’s what we’ve been up to… Visual Leaderboard for Sign-ups We love this one. Sign-ups can now see who is ahead and who is behind! BUT…we have limited it to ‘sign-ups’...


What is a Viral Waiting List?

Posted on January 14th, 2017.

Did you know you could use a viral waiting list to generate 10,000 plus emails? send 1,000’s of warm leads into your purchase funnel? increase your revenues by $1,000’s? I know what you’re thinking… A waiting list? That doesn’t sound even remotely fun. Who would sign up for that? But this isn’t any old waiting list. In...

Case Study

How Tokay Generated 2502 Email Signups Using Maître [Case Study]

Posted on December 15th, 2016.

Building an email list can take FOREVER. So many great guides talk of going from 5K – 50K but very few talk of starting from ground zero. Today we’re going to show you exactly this: How TOKAY Ultimate went from ZERO to 2502 email sign-ups in a couple of weeks. And in the process, 143% of their Kickstarter funding target. Best...