Slicehost—a scrappy web company bootstrapped with $20,000—cashed out for big bucks in 2008. How did they do it? More importantly, was it worth it?

We had a growing wait-list of people that wanted to give us money but couldn’t.

David Heinemeier Hansson chats with the founders of Slicehost, Jason Seats and Matt Tanase, to find out.

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In a big company you have to construct artificial ways to get information.

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