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
32%
$1k - $5k / mo
38%
$5k - $10k / mo
10%
> $10k / mo
21%
Based on 182 microstartups
Twitter followers
Followers %
0–100
19%
101–500
20%
501–1000
13%
1001–5000
28%
5001+
20%
Based on 313 microfounders
Categories
Category MRR
#1 ✂️ Service $232.8k/mo (13%)
#2 🐦 Twitter $169k/mo (10%)
#3 📈 Analytics $105.8k/mo (6%)
#4 📦 Notion $61.8k/mo (4%)
#5 📤 Cold email $41.3k/mo (2%)
#6 🏗 Form builder $35k/mo (2%)
Solo vs Team (startups)
Solo / Team %
Solo
91% (165)
Team
9% (17)
Based on 182 microstartups
Solo vs Team (MRR)
Solo / Team %
Solo
68% $(961.5k/mo)
Team
32% $(455.3k/mo)
Based on 182 microstartups
Twitter Followers
Founder Followers MRR
SimonHoiberg
112.5k
$10k/mo
heyblake
96.7k
$81/mo
yongfook
58k
$37k/mo
tdinh_me
47.4k
$5k/mo
dr
42.8k
$840/mo
dr
42.8k
$2.7k/mo
tibo_maker
38k
$75k/mo
damengchen
35.8k
$20k/mo
zenorocha
34.2k
$8k/mo
m1guelpf
30.8k
$641/mo
Founder Revenue (MRR)
Founder MRR Followers
_rchase_
$95k/mo
17.6k
ukutaht
$83.6k/mo
3.4k
tibo_maker
$75k/mo
38k
mynameis_davis
$53k/mo
16.2k
kevinyun
$40k/mo
1.5k
yongfook
$37k/mo
58k
AndrewPierno
$35k/mo
0
DsMatie
$30k/mo
3.8k
alexwestco
$28k/mo
21.9k
joemasilotti
$25k/mo
5.7k
Startup Revenue (MRR)
Startup MRR
HostiFi
$95k/mo
Plausible
$83.6k/mo
Tweet Hunter
$75k/mo
OneUp
$53k/mo
GrowSurf
$40k/mo
Bannerbear
$37k/mo
Cold Email Studio
$35k/mo
Widebundle
$30k/mo
Cyberleads
$28k/mo
Rails Devs
$25k/mo