Like a user-editable IMDB for product makers

Would you recommend Makerbase to a friend?


Tom Masiero
@blendahtom · GM of LaunchBit
Really love the idea behind this. It's a better about.me for makers.
Ryan Hoover
@rrhoover · Founder, Product Hunt
Great work @ginatrapani and @anildash. Last time we chatted about Makerbase, you said it was a "20%" side project, second to ThinkUp. Is that still the case? Also, upvoting this statement: http://i.imgur.com/ItVdbfh.png Great products (and businesses) are built by teams of people in engineering, marketing, design, product, sales, etc. We all know this … See more
Eric Willis
@erictwillis · Working on something new
Makerbase launches today. It was inspired by how useful IMDB is for the film and TV industries. The idea is to organize all the contributors to various aspects of a product so that you know who built what. Even failed or closed products can be added to the database. @anildash and @ginatrapani will be in here a bit later to tell us more about the project.
Mubashar Iqbal
@mubashariqbal · 2016 Maker of the Year.
Awesome! Love this idea. I know it is early days, but any plans for adding an API? I'd love for Makerbase to power my portfolio :)
Adam O'Kane
@adamokane · product strategist & writer
There are so many "LinkedIn killers" that have popped up over the years, trying to capitalize on LinkedIn's vulnerability, mainly by doing a slicker UX...but polishing up LinkedIn won't give you the next LinkedIn. It'll come out of left field and better suit the workers who are increasingly more likely to be contractors, freelancers, etc. and the projects th… See more