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Imagine that you have just developed two brand new products. Product one has great signs of possible product-market fit based on customer interviews and the validation experiments data. Yet, you have no marketing budget for it. Product two is not validated at all, but you have a big marketing budget for it. Which product would you bet on?

“Design is the method of putting form and content together. Design can be art. Design is so simple, that’s why it is so complicated.”― Paul Rand

Most experienced founders would bet on product one because if product two doesn’t solve a problem, marketing will not save it.

Investments in marketing activities are a growth amplifier, while the real growth driver is product-market fit. If there is no product-market fit, there is simply nothing to amplify. Trying to market a business without product-market fit is like trying to build a house without a foundation.

In fact, investing in marketing too early in your startup’s life cycle is a way to scale prematurely, which according to the Startup Genome project is the biggest startup killer.

Finally, note that marketing is one of those terms that have different meanings for different people. For most people, marketing investment is synonymous with spending for promotional purposes, which is what is focused on in this article. Yet, in theory, the full marketing mix includes product, place, price, and promotion. With this definition, practically all startups make some kind of marketing investment simply because the product is a part of the mix.