The Tao of Bees: How I use Beeminder

Monday, September 11, 2017
By Brennan K. Brown
Winnie the Pooh with his head stuck in a jar of honey

Brennan K. Brown has been using Beeminder for two years this week and is our new favorite user. (Don’t worry, we have a lot of favorite users. Mathematical fun fact: superlativity doesn’t imply uniqueness!) He achieved this coveted status (haha, but it does involve... »

Press Roundup: 99 More Things The Internet Has Said About Beeminder

Friday, August 25, 2017
By dreeves
Buzz Lightyear

The time has come (the fandom said) to talk of many things. Of books, podcasts, and articles. Of victories and stings. With little further ado other than to point you to our collection of the last 10 press roundups we’ve done, here are all the nice things people have been saying about Beeminder... »

The “I Will” System

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
By dreeves
Padded cell that says 'Committed?'

“80% of success is showing up.” — Woody Allen “It should be completely implausible to describe a startup’s CEO as a flake.” — Paul Graham and Jessica Livingston’s heuristic for successful startups “Let your ‘yes’ mean yes, and your ‘no’ mean no. Anything more than this comes... »


Beeminder: Like Pact Except All We Do Is Take Your Money

Friday, July 21, 2017
By dreeves
Pact logo upside-down

As of last week, our esteemed competitor, Pact, is officially shut down. We’re genuinely sad about that but were very... »

Announcement: Beeminder Adds PayPal as a Payment Option

Thursday, July 6, 2017
By dreeves
PayPal logo

Guess what? This is not actually the most buzzworthy Beeminder-related news right now. There’s some even bigger (and entirely unrelated) news that we can’t share yet. How’s that for an infuriatingly vague teaser? But to hold you over, we thought we’d let everyone know... »

The Bee Team Goes To Amsterdam

Friday, June 9, 2017
By bsoule
Bee riding a rainbow bike

Hallo onze vrienden! The Beeminder founders and Lillian and the founders’ kids, and other Beeminder friends from Portland... »