August 2023 - Guild Progress Update

Welcome to the Guild of Entrepreneurs Monthly Progress Report

What is the Guild | Our Community | Our Library

We are a decentralised, transparent, profitable community of entrepreneurs helping each other learn and grow.

Our Mission: To ensure every entrepreneur is supported

Guiding Principles: Avoid replication, partner wherever possible, and always serve the community first.

Progress overview

On the 1st of September, we turned 3! :partying_face:

We have also begun the process of migrating to our new home!. We have learnt a lot over the past three years and tried countless experiments for how a community like ours can and should work and I am super excited for the future as we have some enormous changes to tackle as a planet and now more than ever will we need a supportive community of entrepreneurs like this.

The future is here; it is just not evenly disrupted, and it is our job as entrepreneurs to help distribute the future in such a way that we can look back on this time and say we did our best.

:beers: Here is to the next 3 years!

Progress metrics

What is DAU/MAU? DAU/MAU, or Daily Active Users over Monthly Active Users, is a key performance indicator (KPI) commonly used in the tech industry to measure user engagement for a product, particularly digital platforms and applications. This ratio helps assess how often users engage with a platform within a given month.

To break it down:

  • DAU (Daily Active Users): The number of unique users who interact with the platform on any given day.
  • MAU (Monthly Active Users): The number of unique users who engage with the platform at least once within a 30-day period.

The DAU/MAU ratio is calculated by dividing the DAU by the MAU for the same time frame, typically resulting in a number between 0 and 1. For example, if you have 1000 DAUs and 5000 MAUs, your DAU/MAU ratio would be 0.2, or 20%.

A higher ratio suggests stronger user engagement, indicating that users are returning to the platform more frequently within the month. Conversely, a lower ratio suggests that while the platform may have a broad reach, it doesn’t command regular or frequent usage among its audience.

By monitoring DAU/MAU, businesses can better understand the ‘stickiness’ of their product, which can be invaluable for informing product development, user experience design, and marketing strategies.

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The membership chart looks alarming but we only moved 14 days ago and it is hard to represent that on one chart so I went with the alarming approach :sweat_smile: