Definite Guide to building products with OpenAI

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About the Guide

The age of commercial AI, available as a cloud API is here. One can call an AI API, like any other Cloud service, and build products around it.

One of the biggest players in this space is OpenAI. Founders are already starting & building profitable companies, built around products enabled by OpenAI APIs. For Example:



The possibilities of building new products or integrating OpenAI into existing products is limitless. And this goes beyond for profit products.

** GPT-3 Written thought Experiments**
Thought Experiments

You can integrate OpenAI API with your existing products.


I am writing this guide to help Founders, Developers, Product Managers understand what it takes to build products with OpenAI APIs.

Writing in Public

This guide is a work-in-progress and will be updated on a regular basis. I will be writing this guide in public. This means, I will be making chapters available to read here on this page as and when they are ready. I will also be sharing the progress on Twitter

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A Note of thanks

A special thank you to below people for helping review early drafts and providing valuable feedback. It would not have been possible without your support and encouragement.

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Table of Contents

Chapters with links enabled are available to read.

  • What is OpenAI and GPT-3?
  • How to get access to GPT-3?
  • Interviews with Founders building with OpenAI
  • Examples of Real-world profitable projects built using OpenAI GPT-3?
  • Real World Fun Projects
  • What are the best ways to use GPT-3?
  • What are the ways not to use GPT-3?
  • What is possible right now
  • Steal these Ideas.
  • Potential Use cases
  • Beware of the cost
  • Platform Risk of building with OpenAI
  • Beyond OpenAI
  • Responsible use of AI
  • Notable People to watch & follow
  • Resources
  • Glossary


Send me an email at if you want to talk about this guide, have any questions or want to provide any feedback. I would love to hear what you have to say about the topic.

Thanks for reading.