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🔥 9 Open-Source Repos That Will Make Your SaaS Gold 🤔

Nathan Tarbert on October 26, 2023

Building a software-as-a-service (SaaS) from the ground up can be a time-intensive chore. Don't fret, there are pre-configured SaaS boilerplates a...
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Nevo David

Great projects!
All of them! :)

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Raul Ferreira

I took a look at your project, I thought it was phenomenal, I hope one day to appear in an email with it LOL 🦤.

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Nathan Tarbert

Thanks @nevodavid!

BTW, nice job creating trending-list, I'm using it so I will be notified when BoxyHQ repos as well as side projects start trending. It was a nice bonus to add to the list.

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bachhieu

hay lam!

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Matthew Gregory

Thanks for adding Ockam to the list! If anyone here wants to learn more, or join our community, swing by our Discord to say 'hey'.

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Nathan Tarbert

No problem @mattgreg! Ockam has some really great end-to-end encryption features and I thought it was very fitting to add to the mix of fitting inside a SaaS as a tool to boost security.

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Saurabh Rai

Meltano is a really nice project 🔥. And superb article @nathan_tarbert amazing list.

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Nathan Tarbert

Thanks @srbhr!

I just came across Meltano recently and was impressed with their huge list of connectors.

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Meenakshi Agarwal • Edited

Amazing resources and more than that you have compiled and enriched these with relevant details quite nicely. Bookmarking...

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Nathan Tarbert

That’s great to hear, thank you so much 😊

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Sushruth Shastry

I had almost gotten convinced that these list articles were AI generated entry level ones that just summarize GitHub trending page or something of that sort but this one is actually good. Bookmarking it.

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Nathan Tarbert

Haha I’m very flattered by your comment. I appreciate that 😁

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Kamaal Abshir

I stumbled upon this article just when I needed it the most. At that time, I was diligently working on developing my SaaS app, and I found myself investing significant effort in building everything from scratch.

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Nathan Tarbert

Wow thanks so much for the feedback @mhbaando, that is great to hear!

Please reach out to me on X with an update twitter.com/nathan_tarbert

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Eden Federman

Exciting projects! Can't wait to try these out

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Nathan Tarbert

Cool @edenfed, post your feedback. I would love to hear your experience.

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Türker TUNALI ⚡ • Edited

Or just use Frappe Framework :)

Nice list by the way. Bookmarked.

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Nathan Tarbert

Thank you!
Nice addition @turker_tunali

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Flowzai

Surprising content, thank you

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Nathan Tarbert

Thank you @flowzai for the positive feedback :)

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Jarod Stewart

Shout out to Novu, the open-source notification infrastructure for developers.

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Nathan Tarbert

Agreed! Novu is pretty awesome :)

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Okoro chimezie bright

thanks alot for this helpful content

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Nathan Tarbert

You're very welcome Okoro ❤️

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Olamide Oso

Pretty great stuffs, gotta save it for later

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Nathan Tarbert

Thanks @vicveksr9485!

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Adaptive Shield Matrix
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Adaptive Shield Matrix
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Nathan Tarbert

Supabase base is definitely awesome!

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Geri Máté

Great list, saved for later!

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Nathan Tarbert

Nice!

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Glenn Gillen

Love this!

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Nathan Tarbert

Thank you!

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Johannes

It's okay you didn't include Formbricks, cant make it into every of your cool articles 🚀

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Nathan Tarbert

Hey @jobenjada, trust me I still love Formbricks :) I didn't want to wear out the welcome ;)

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elite morty

interesting projects

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Nathan Tarbert

Yes, they are, I agree!

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James Ritchie

Love this list! 🔥

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Nathan Tarbert

Thank you!!!!

I'm glad it resonates with you @samejr!

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Shreya

Thanks for sharing cool projects @nathan_tarbert

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Nathan Tarbert

Thank you @shreya_gr for the great feedback :)

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Md Shykat

Great, thanks a lot.

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Nathan Tarbert

You’re welcome!

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Raul Ferreira

Thanks for the list, I'm excited to delve deeper into some of it to do a little project LOL 🦤.

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Nathan Tarbert

Awesome @raulferreirasilva, that was the point of putting this article together :)

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Mike Stemle

If someone using all of the projects on this click-bait-ey list is not well-versed in security best practices, a breach seems likely.

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Nathan Tarbert

A SaaS app is never a one size fits all. There are some very great services that can be accompanied that will improve your security which was the idea behind this list.

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Mike Stemle

While I agree, I think this list promises otherwise.

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Nathan Tarbert

Hi @manchicken, every organization has a different use case. Security should be a top priority which is why I hand-picked certain vendors that can deliver based on the organization's needs.

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Mike Stemle

In what way is an open source project a vendor capable of delivering what an organization needs if they don’t know what they need themselves?

It seems like you’re trivializing the difficulty involved here so that you can have a flashier listicle.

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Kumar Kalyan • Edited

Indeed its a great list but I was wondering that how do you make those star buttons using markdown ?

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Lucca Biagi

Those are great projects! Is incredible that we can build an entire application entirely for free (or almost. We should donate or contribute to these projects)

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Nathan Tarbert

@luccabiagi, yes exactly!

I should probably mention in the article that the BoxyHQ SaaS Starter Kit is completely free :)

Thanks for the reminder!