This is another one of those panels that gets interesting in the Q&A.
None of them had a business background nor do they really have business plans.
Joel – Paul Graham won’t give me to a company that doesn’t have at least two co-founders.
Cabel – MacWorld Test – If you can’t explain it in a single sentence, you are screwed.
Joel – Forget about coupons and affiliate programs, write the next version of software. They generally double sales when they release a new version of software.
Joshua – The best decisions were the choices not to add features to del.icio.us.
Cabel – They always made software that they wanted to use, either because what was out there was bad or because it didn’t exist.