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100: Big Ones

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Show Description

In this episode we talk about some of the biggest Pens of all time on CodePen. Most of them were not only just popular right on CodePen itself, but went viral and reached far beyond CodePen itself.

Wanna make one of these super-popular Pens yourself? Listen and find out what "Marie's Law" is which seems to play in heavily.

Here's some of the most popular Pens of all time:

By our data-derived estimates, there are about 6 Pens that have ever gotten more than 2,000 hearts, 56 Pens over 1,000, and some 500 over 500.

Are traffic and visibility boosts like this good for business? We think yes, but it's not as simple or obvious as getting a bunch of paid signups as it's happening (it doesn't seem to affect things that directly).

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CodePen Radio
CodePen Radio

Chris Coyier, Alex Vazquez, and Tim Sabat, the co-founders of CodePen talk about the ins and outs of running a web software business.