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Today we’re talking about Prelaunch.com, a website that’s revving up the micromobility world and paving the way for next-gen transportation.
Prelaunch.com is a proving ground where innovation meets validation. Picture this: You’ve got an ebike that is all reset to redefine the micromobility ecosystem. But how do you know if it will ‘vroom’ towards success or peter out unceremoniously?
That’s where Prelaunch.com steps in. It’s a launchpad for daring ideas in micromobility, a space where trailblazers can put their ideas to the test and where potential customers can help shape what tomorrow’s transportation will look like.
At its core, Prelaunch.com uses a special reservation system, inviting customers to put down a small, refundable deposit to show they’re truly interested in the product. In exchange, they get a sweet deal when the product launches.
For ebike inventors, this system is a goldmine. They get to gather live market feedback, which can then guide the design, pricing, market positioning, and promotional strategies for their product. Plus, Prelaunch.com conducts in-depth analysis based on reservations, helping to forecast market performance and pinpoint the target demographic. With its triple-pronged approach of validating concepts, optimizing products, and customizing marketing tactics, the platform helps ensure a successful launch and keeps surplus inventory in check.
You’ve probably heard of Erik Buell’s brainchild, the FUELL Fllow. It had a roaring success story on Prelaunch.com. The platform’s unique validation model paved the way for a triumphant pre-launch, with many customers eagerly placing a deposit to show they were interested. This not only helped identify Fllow’s potential market but also brought in vital feedback that helped tweak the final product. The result? Fllow raised a cool $3 million right after orders opened to the public.
But Fllow is just the tip of the iceberg. Prelaunch.com has been instrumental in the successful validation of other electric mobility products as well. Consider the Flluid ebike, which used the platform to test the water for their product and its unique features, like a dual battery system and user-friendly riding modes. Similarly, the Dragonfly hyperscooter capitalized on Prelaunch.com’s platform for its product concept validation phase, leading to a record-breaking launch for both companies.
And these are only a few of the mobility pioneers who’ve tapped into the power of Prelaunch.com. The platform continues to be a crucial springboard for a myriad of other bold and daring ideas, shaping the future of our micromobility landscape and not only.