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A board view showing all team issues in Linear. The issues include "Optimize load times", "Prepare ProductHunt launch", "Design landing page assets", and "Spec out GPT integration".

Build and scale your product with Linear

Linear is the tool of choice for ambitious startups to plan, build, and scale their products. Powerful yet simple to use, it streamlines issues, sprints, and projects. Focus your team on the work that matters and ship faster.

Cycle progress in Linear. The Cycle has 45 points of scope, of which 6 points are started and 31 points are completed.

The next generation of high-impact startups build with Linear

Why startups love Linear

Designed to move fast. Just like your startup.

Linear is built for teams that want to ship faster. With its minimal design and snappy performance, it delivers a focused experience ideal for small teams with big ambitions.

A list of issues within Linear. Issue titles include "Redesign onboarding flow", "Fine-tune GPT model usage", and "Fix visual glitch in user profile".

Break work into manageable pieces

Create bug reports and manage tasks in a streamlined interface that helps you get stuff done.

An in-progress Cycle in Linear that has a total scope of 115 points, which grew by +17% since the Cycle began.

Build team momentum

Use Cycles to focus your team on what work should happen next. Maintain velocity and make meaningful progress.

A Roadmap in Linear that shows a number of Projects and their progress. The Projects include "iOS beta", "Security and scalability", "Onboarding flow", and "Marketing release".

Plan your product

Define, track, and ship larger pieces of work from start to finish with projects and roadmaps.

A grid of logos for Linear's integrations, including Figma, GitHub, Slack, Notion, Discord, Zendesk, and more.

Collaborate across tools

Linear is integrated with the rest of your tool stack. Connect issues to work in Figma, GitHub, Slack, and more.


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