Startup statistics 2022

MicroFounder features the best new microstartups built by solo developers. As a result, we are in a unique position to present interesting statistics about small internet startups.

MRR distribution
Revenue %
< $1k / mo
34%
$1k - $5k / mo
36%
$5k - $10k / mo
12%
> $10k / mo
20%
Based on 205 microstartups
Twitter followers
Followers %
0–100
18%
101–500
20%
501–1000
14%
1001–5000
29%
5001+
20%
Based on 348 microfounders
Categories
Category MRR
#1 💳 SaaS $1.3m/mo (62%)
#2 ✂️ Service $252.8k/mo (11%)
#3 🛍 Marketplace $241.8k/mo (11%)
#4 🐦 Twitter $178.3k/mo (8%)
#5 📈 Analytics $122.4k/mo (5%)
#6 💼 Job Board $94.5k/mo (4%)
Solo vs Team (startups)
Solo / Team %
Solo
90% (185)
Team
10% (20)
Based on 205 microstartups
Solo vs Team (MRR)
Solo / Team %
Solo
68% $(1.1m/mo)
Team
32% $(518.7k/mo)
Based on 205 microstartups
Twitter Followers
Founder Followers MRR
SimonHoiberg
117.7k
$10k/mo
heyblake
95.6k
$81/mo
yongfook
64.8k
$37k/mo
tdinh_me
62.3k
$5k/mo
tibo_maker
47.9k
$75k/mo
dr
45.9k
$840/mo
dr
45.9k
$2.7k/mo
damengchen
42.4k
$29k/mo
zenorocha
35.7k
$8k/mo
m1guelpf
33.9k
$641/mo
Founder Revenue (MRR)
Founder MRR Followers
_rchase_
$155k/mo
18.6k
ukutaht
$100k/mo
3.6k
tibo_maker
$75k/mo
47.9k
_etdev
$62k/mo
4.4k
mynameis_davis
$60k/mo
16.1k
kevinyun
$40k/mo
1.5k
yongfook
$37k/mo
64.8k
AndrewPierno
$35k/mo
0
DsMatie
$30k/mo
3.8k
damengchen
$29k/mo
42.4k
Startup Revenue (MRR)
Startup MRR
HostiFi
$155k/mo
Plausible
$100k/mo
Tweet Hunter
$75k/mo
Japan Dev
$62k/mo
OneUp
$60k/mo
GrowSurf
$40k/mo
Bannerbear
$37k/mo
Cold Email Studio
$35k/mo
Widebundle
$30k/mo
Testimonial
$29k/mo