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Where can I find some good web app contract developers?
1 advice Category: Internet
David KimI'm assuming this is a tech/software-centric startup (or do you just want to sell an apple online)? Have you validated your product-market fit? There are many 'building' steps one can and should take prior to coding. For example, creating mock-ups or de... (more)
How should I go about finding and recruiting people with the expertise to turn my business concept into a start-up?
1 advice Category: Employees, Startup operations
Ravi AroraDear Associate
If I ready your case right;
-- you are starting from scratch, possibly with a 'one man army';
-- you have your business plan (an website - source of delivery/revenue?) validated among the peers (personal and independent industry profess... (more)
We worked hard to get a social commerce site to production, and we built social from the ground up. But we are having a hard time getting users. It appears that the network effects are pretty strong at existing marketplaces.
3 advice Category: Marketing, Startup operations
Kyle HawkeDon't create a video. Show real examples of what people are buying and selling on the site. If you don't have any or enough users selling stuff on the site right now, then bug your friends... Get them to sell stuff. If you can't convince your friends, then... (more)
How do I spread the word about my new start up?
5 advice Category: Marketing, Startup operations
Chris J GallantBoth Stephen and Kyle are right, having had several start-ups there is no magic wand that will attract viewers. The task at hand is slow, methodical and requires continuous efforts. The biggest mistakes that start-ups make, is the moment they get some view... (more)
What's the best affordable software system to use to manage paid print magazine subscriptions?
2 advice Category: Production
Ravi Mgood number of COTS applications are available to address the same. Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS). These applications are developed by bigger companies and even some of the startups. It would be great if we can discuss further with respect to the kind ... (more)
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