A website testing startup has raised $1,200,000 of initial capital entirely from angel investors. Optimizely conducts A/B testing to measure and track website traffic that helps marketers retain site visitors. The San Francisco based company just launched in July of 2010.
Many entrepreneurs spend too much time creating a marketing strategy for a product before launching a new corporation. They end up with only their perception of how the product fulfills a market need.
Thursday December 2nd, 2010, at Incubate Miami Demo Day, four startups will be presenting their new companies to an audience of investors and industry insiders. Here are the 4 presenting companies.
The huge increase in use of Twitter as a communications tool has spawned a striking number of startups developing applications for Twitter. Several of these new companies are funded by angel investors and a few venture capital firms. As of the middle of 2010, eleven Twitter-related startups had obtained $23,270,000. Twitter itself was formed a […]
None of us are cut out to do everything. A surgeon must have steady hands, a priest must have steadfast faith, and a professional athlete must be in peak athletic condition. For every career there are personality traits that are often found in the most successful people in the field but those traits change with […]
How many entrepreneurs are working for somebody else? Are you one of those people who is spending all of your work hours in a job with little potential for growth yet dreaming of being your own boss? Startup Weekend was born to help people like you achieve your dream and there’s a Startup Weekend coming […]
There are plenty of “to do” lists for attracting angel investors. Let’s examine a few of the “to don’ts”—the situations that lead angels to remove a company for investment consideration.
In a recently released survey conducted by the Kauffman Foundation, financial bloggers believe that the economy presents a challenging business environment but that shouldn’t deter small business startups from opening their doors.