This community was created to learn from the founders behind hundreds of profitable online businesses, and connect with others who are starting their own companies. Membership is free, but for joining in, you need to be invited by a member.

Your membership will give you access to a network where you can connect and learn from other Indie Hackers running their businesses. Learn from the collaborative experience and receive valuable feedback to move forward on your projects. Get inspired by success stories reading the interview section.

Members meet virtually in community groups where they discuss several topics, from personal interests to marketing strategies for boosting their businesses.

Take advantage of the platform and connect with Indie Hackers around the world through in-person meetups, or host one yourself to start a new network.


  • Membership: Free Community
  • Founders:

    Channing AllenCourtland Allen

  • Amount of members: 32,053
  • Online Group: Yes
  • Job board: No
  • Language: English
  • Method: In Person, Virtual


Global community:
Access to amazing stories from people running their business at any place in the world, and find out what strategies they are implementing for achieving good results. Indie Hackers is the perfect place to meet interesting people and find co-founders for your projects.

Most of the action occurs within the platform, but you can also be part of local meetups to join in person with community members.

Support for your projects:
You can follow other members' projects and even post a project yourself. The platform makes it easier to share your triumphs and your challenges with the community. Others can leave their comments and enrich your journey. They offer a scientific guide for setting your goals properly and more resources to guide you in the process of starting your own business.

Explore your creativity:
You can navigate within the products section and find what others are building. Get inspired by the latest digital products and use collective wisdom for finding your next big idea.


You need an invitation to join the Indie Hackers community.



Members connect in meetups where local Indie Hackers exchange ideas and work together in co-working spaces.

Learning Events

You can study the members' interviews to find proven success strategies and replicate them in your own business.

Networking Events

Members exchange knowledge, experience and meet for fun within the groups' section. You'll find any kind of topic to discuss.

Content Library

Access the products section to get inspired and learn from others' work. As a no-member, you can access just a few products, but for gaining entrance to the whole repository you need to be invited to be part of the community.

Within the podcasts page, you'll find episodes related to business owners' challenges.

The growth bites archives will surely help you with the whole product building process.


"Have you ever listened to the @IndieHackers podcast? It's a great community for people working on side projects to make them into full time businesses. I've learned a ton from the pods/ forums." -Eric Hallow

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