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  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 2015
    [Media] How To Use Your Small Business Marketing Budget To Deliver Big ROI
    He’s passionate about content based marketing using search & social media channels that empowers businesses with visibility on the internet. by Azhar Katib, founder of WebSell Solutions Ptd Ltd. Leverage on the reach of internet to spread word around about your business. Why choose Search Engines for your marketing. Do It Yourself.
  • JEFF HILIMIRE  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2013
    [Media] What’s on your phone homescreen?
    Social folder – This folder contains my social media apps: Hootsuite, Path, Facebook, Facebook Messenger, WordPress and Instagram. I’m always curious what apps or folders are on people’s homescreens and every so often I like to share mine to get feedback on what I’m missing. To me its a simplified Sims experience.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2013
    [Media] Opera Gets Into One-Click Mobile Payments With New Partnership
    The next step for us will be the integration of our Onebip mobile payment service to let merchants and other media companies to make the most of all the ways to monetize their services through the Opera Mini browser,” says Gianluca D’Agostino, CEO, Neomobile in Opera's press release.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  TUESDAY, MAY 21, 2013
    [Media] 10 Great Business Ideas To Start As A Student
    Social media management. Always bear in mind though that there’s much more to social media management than just chatting to your mates online! 5. by Owen Burek, Editor-in-Chief at Save the Student. Starting a business while you’re at university can be one of the best ways to earn some extra cash. Tutoring. Proof-reading. Club nights.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 2, 2012
    [Media] Never.no Provides Seamless Interaction Between Web, Mobile, and TV
    To allow broadcasters to create a seamless experience like this, Never.no 's Interactivity Suite connects fragmented media technologies by synchronizing TV broadcasts with mobile apps and the social web. Do you watch TV by itself, or do you always have your phone or laptop with you? Never.no And on the marketing side, Never.no
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2012
    [Media] InterCall Launches Virtual Small Business Community, InterChange
    They also can communicate one-on-one with visitors in real-time, highlight special offers, access lead information for anyone who comes to their “booths”, and direct attendees to their websites and social media sites. In the News InterCall InterChange online community small business virtual community
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2012
    [Media] [Infographic] Comparing Tech Company Advertising Spends
    You may be surprised, but technology companies are one of the biggest spenders when it comes to advertising. Google, Amazon and Apple are actually listed amongst top companies with the highest ad-spending growth rates last year. In fact, in 2011 Google literally doubled its global advertising and promotion spending from the previous year to US$1.5
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2011
    [Media] ONErpm’s App Helps Musicians Sell Music On Facebook
    ONErpm ( www.onerpm.com ), a digital music distribution platform and store for independent artists, labels, and music fans around the world, has launched a social commerce Facebook application that lets musicians and labels market and sell their music direct from their Facebook page.
  • READWRITESTART  |  FRIDAY, JULY 6, 2012
    [Media] What Greek Startups Can Teach the World
    At DWEN, the words of Lakshmi Pratury, the founder of Ixoraa Media , really struck me: “To the world you might be one person, but to one person you might be the world.” Inspired by Riots Whitehill is founder of Entrepreneur Week , the Greek version of which was inspired by riots protesting the country’s austerity moves. Proactiveness.
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2014
    [Media] 8 Ways to Account for Different Learning Styles Among Employees
    As a result, each employee brings his own unique perspective to the table, allowing us to work more effectively as a team. -  Fehzan Ali ,  Adscend Media LLC. 4. Not all people learn the same way. Neither do your employees. Here’s what they had to say: 1. Understand the Difference Between Introverts and Extroverts. Be Flexible.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012
    [Media] A Love Story: Start-ups & Ultimate Frisbee
    There's even a dedicated league--New York Media Softball League--where literary players compete. Founders, engineers, and designers have wrested control of Ultimate Frisbee from jocks and made it their own. I got in the game to explore. About 15 entrepreneurs, engineers, and interactive designers got together Thursday evening to network.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2012
    [Media] My Favorite Tool for Making Travel Plans
    When I'm planning trips, I don't like relying on online reviews written by strangers. A few months ago, I started using Trippy, a free service that helps me get travel recommendations from trusted social-media contacts. Jake Kloberdanz, founder and CEO of OneHope, a California winery with a social mission, explains how he uses Trippy.
  • ESCAPE FROM CUBICLE NATION  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2012
    [Media] Lessons from Jonah Lehrer’s public demise
    Many journalists and readers are incensed, since they feel that Lehrer’s transgressions tarnish everyone’s trust in the media. photo source: CBS News. From his statement: “Three weeks ago, I received an email from journalist Michael Moynihan asking about Bob Dylan quotes in my book IMAGINE. The lies are over now. Jonah Lehrer.
  • A SMART BEAR: STARTUPS AND MARKETING FOR GEEKS  |  MONDAY, MARCH 8, 2010
    [Media] Employed with a side of startup
    For example, you know that to avoid social media shitstorms you're supposed to have stupendous customer service , so you claim as much on your website. Are you going to SxSW?  If so, drop me a line and we'll coordinate.). Most people start their first company while they still have a day job. Here are my tips for how to pull this off. IANAL.
  • STARTUP PROFESSIONALS MUSINGS  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2012
    [Media] Location-Based Services in B2B Offer Better Return
    As outlined a while back by Adam Holden-Bache on Social Media B2B , I’m convinced that business-to-business has more money and more untapped opportunities, along the following lines: Strategic partnerships. So far, it’s been just another mobile phone app that tells people where their friends are ( Foursquare and Facebook Glancee ).
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2011
    [Media] Klout Score FAIL
    Klout measures your online influence by analyzing your social media activity, such as Twitter and Facebook. But it is interesting that Klout has gained so much traction for those in the social media workforce that professionals are genuinely concerned about their score dropping. Yes, if they claimed to be a social media expert.
  • BLOGTREPRENEUR | ENTREPRENEUR BLOG  |  SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2013
    [Media] Your Kickstarter Project Has Been Funded: 4 Tips on What to Do Next
    Some possibilities include social media, search engine optimization, blogging and business cards. One of the most popular ways to fund small businesses and other creative projects is through crowdsourcing. While the steps to launching a campaign are well covered on Kickstarter, what happens if you actually get funded? Find a Manufacturer.
  • JEFF HILIMIRE  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2011
    [Media] Let’s debate about the future of advertising and marketing
    I personally think that in the future, WE will be the media. Think about it. The average Facebook user has 130 friends or more…you do the math. You’re already seeing this with startups and companies like ExpoTV (great company btw). So…let’s debate! Agency Life
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  MONDAY, MARCH 17, 2014
    [Media] The Upstart’s Guide To Boosting A Firm’s Sex Appeal
    Figuratively speaking, it’s important to get engaged with your customers via the major social media sites, in the hope of sparking a two way conversation. Sex sells. Dead wrong, buddy. Here’s how: Trim Your Bush. Don’t Be Selfish. Loosen Your Collar. Get Engaged. Stay On Top. Keep on top of what’s hot in your industry. Have something to say.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, MARCH 12, 2012
    [Media] Anticipate Your Customer's Next Click
    Referral sources are varied: from search engines to social media shares to press articles and beyond. How to fine-tune your website to give your customers exactly what they're looking for. Many e-commerce websites focus on the same thing: the homepage. There's one problem with that approach: There is no single user experience. Just ask.
  • GROWTHINK BLOG  |  SUNDAY, MARCH 25, 2012
    [Media] How to Use Facebook for Business in 2012
    The best times to post are just before people most typically visit Facebook; a recent study on social media revealed that these peak times are at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm (Eastern Time), with Wednesdays being the most popular day of the week. Don't spend too much time on this right now, just get one up and running quickly to start.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, MAY 28, 2012
    [Media] Need a Sport to Sponsor? Try Surfing
    What's more, UFC fighters' bonuses depend on their social-media activity, which makes them some of the most Facebook- and Twitter-savvy athletes around—and great ambassadors for your brand. Sponsoring niche sports costs less, but can stll packs a marketing punch. Dollar for dollar, you just can't compare the value," says Harris.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2013
    [Media] 4 Ways to Sink a Press Conference
    CITEWorld 's editorial director, Matt Rosoff, summed up the media's negative sentiments in a tweet following Sony's announcement: "What you just witnessed was Microsoft winning the console wars once and for all." Sony's underwhelming PS4 announcement suggests there is a right way and a wrong way to do a big product reveal. Drag it out.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 5, 2012
    [Media] Kiosked Adds Rewards For Sharing OnePiece Images And Videos
    Kiosked is an online sales and marketing platform that turns any sort of content into a media platform. Explaining it terms like that sounds meaningless, so we'll use the Norwegian lifestyle clothing brand, Onepiece, as an example. Advertisers work hard to be sure their promotional videos go viral, but at the end they have no call to action.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2015
    [Media] Top 3 Tips On Managing Virtual Teams
    Connect with them via social media and also conduct video conferencing or have a face-to-face Skype call once in a while. by Sebastien Boyer, Director of Products at Nutcache. With businesses expanding and going global, working virtually with teams operating from different geographies is becoming more and more common. Conclusion.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2011
    [Media] Mark Zuckerberg's Original Plans for Facebook
    Today Facebook is a (ubiquitous) noun, a verb, and a social media behemoth. In a 2005 interview, the then 21-year-old founder is focused only on created a cool college directory. But in its early days, the company was an "ice breaker" and an "online directory for colleges," according to its founder Mark Zuckerberg.
  • VENTUREBLOG  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 22, 2010
    [Media] Facebook, Twitter and P&G
    When talking about social media platforms, they mentioned that they already have more than a dozen in trial within the enterprise at the moment, and they continue to assess more. So they are working hard to have a big presence in digital media. The company has 135,000 full time employees and did nearly $80 billion in revenue last year.
  • DSHEN  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2011
    [Media] Can Recruiters Work With Startups? - DShen's Blogs
    betaworks - next generation media company. The Advanced Marketing & Media Group - helping marketers manage their data. Cucina Media - and its publishing platform, Public Square. Lotame - social media behavorial targeting. The Web and the World of Business. Observations on doing business in the world of Web 2.0. Yahoo!
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 2012
    [Media] MassChallenge offers startups chance for funding, mentorship, and more
    World-class mentorship and training, free office space, access to funding, media and more. $1M in Cash Awards.  $4M+ in-kind support. MassChallenge , now in its third year, is the largest-ever startup accelerator and competition. No equity taken. No No restrictions applied. Business Planning
  • ENTREPRENEURS-JOURNEY.COM BY YARO STARAK  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2011
    [Media] The Greatest Gift In Life
    They can be deftly shared around social media in a fuzzy feel good way, and just as conveniently forgotten. Today’s article pays tribute to an extraordinary creative who has just passed. It also may be the most interesting article I’ve ever written for Entrepreneurs-Journey.com, at least, it is in my mind. So what about everyone else?
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2012
    [Media] Who's The Next Hot Deal?
    Another, Millennial Media, which went public on March 29, is currently valued at $1.42 “It’s pretty nascent right now,” says Srini Dharmaji, founder of Goldspot Media, a mobile advertising startup. After Facebook's acquisition of Instagram, it's natural to wonder who's next. billion. Still, App-makers often struggle.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2013
    [Media] Want to Close More Sales? Stop Selling
    You can accomplish this with your website, your blog, and your social media networks. Make your customer service reps your sales team, give information away for free, and other counterintuitive sales advice. What should be on your list instead? Here''s another in my series where I pick a topic and connect with someone a lot smarter than me.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2012
    [Media] How to Manage Millennials
    The 26-employee company, which sells an application that lets barhoppers scout out the ratio of male to female patrons at local nightspots, has younger employees in the IT department who are keyed in to social media and are always connected by smartphone. Thirtysomethings prefer email, instant messaging, and videoconferencing.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2015
    [Media] “Joinership” Is The New Leadership
    It’s easiest to see the difference on social media. By Nick Goode,   Commercial Director at  Sage One. It’s no secret that most companies value leadership over just about anything else. It’s an attitude reflected in our culture and on the surface, it appears to be the key to success. recent survey of over four thousand Ph.D.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012
    [Media] Fred Wilson: The Challenges With Going Mobile
    If you are going to operate a media model on mobile, look at Twitter's model for inspiration. The Union Square Ventures VC says the web-to-mobile shift is good news for entrepreneurs. It’s official. Fred Wilson says mobile, not web, will be the next hotspot for growth. But mobile is growing like a weed."
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2014
    [Media] Successful Crowdfunding Requires a Little Elbow Grease
    She could also use her goal of bringing manufacturing back to Brooklyn to generate media coverage--and might be able to expand her market in the process. She also did interviews with local media outlets, which alerted strangers to her project. A case study that reveals while crowdfunding can be lucrative, it''s also a lot of hard work.
  • BLOGTREPRENEUR | ENTREPRENEUR BLOG  |  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2015
    [Media] Keep Your Content Strategy Organized with These 6 Tools
    Hootsuite. I go back and forth between Hootsuite and Buffer for social media sharing. CoSchedule is a simple scheduling calendar that allows you to input all of your content (social media, blog posts, email blasts, etc.) In fact, it usually is.”. Today we’re going to simplify. BuzzSumo. Trello. CoSchedule. There’s no wrong answer.
  • THE COMMON SENSE WEB... AN ENTREPRENEURS' BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2012
    [Media] Data Mining. a Primer for Marketers & Decision-Makers (Part 1)
    Look no further than the social media movement, which democratized publishing to the web via blogs, put our videos online via YouTube and Vimeo, broadcasted our short-form opinions via Twitter, and chronicled our life through Facebook. A bit of a dry post today, unless you're a data geek like we are. From the linked article above: . ".compliments
  • DESIGN STAFF  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 23, 2015
    [Media] How to write a great job description for a designer
    An interest in marketing and managing social media would be an added bonus. 6. Image credit: photologue_np. This article was originally published at Fast Company. At Google Ventures, we help our portfolio companies hire top-notch design talent. Consider what designers care about. Will I be challenged in the ways that are important to me?
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2011
    [Media] How Evernote, the Company of the Year, Works
    A deeper look at the inner workings of Evernote, and highlighting how some big names in the tech industry have become fanatics of this Company of the Year. Here are some of the items Phil Libin added to his account in October. Evernote (read the Inc. Libin uses it to keep a log of meetings, company metrics, and online articles.
  • ESCAPE FROM CUBICLE NATION  |  MONDAY, MAY 20, 2013
    [Media] Announcing … Fantastic lineup of Spring classes from Power Teaching students
    Steps to Social Media Success for Small Business Owners. Presented by Miriam Salpeter , Small Business & Social Media Coach. How can you tap into the power of social media to grow your business and make more money ? SOCIAL MEDIA. In March/April, I ran another small session of my Power Teaching class. BUSINESS. CAREER.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2014
    [Media] Executives Aren't Necessarily Leaders (No Matter What They Tell You)
    Here are my top three examples of executives who aren''t leaders, no matter who says so, how long they''ve been at the helm, or even how profitable their company is. This wasn''t the first time Mr. Armstrong has had to plead mea culpa. What''s going on here? The simple fact is, not everyone in a position of leadership is a leader. The Genius.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2014
    [Media] How To Use Video Content To Boost Your Marketing
    Video content marketing is based around the 3P’s; Production, Publishing and Promotion, that is placed on sites, blogs and social media pages all relevant to your target audience. Video content marketing also means posting your video productions to social media and bookmarking sites. by Markus Wilson, co-founder of Phink TV.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
    [Media] Why I Think Rainmaker Is the Future of Websites
    – Introducing: The Rainmaker Platform by Copyblogger Media. Why I Think Rainmaker Is the Future of Websites written by John Jantsch read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. I’ve been helping business owners and marketers build websites and a more complete online presence for years now. If not you’re missing.
  • THIS IS GOING TO BE BIG.  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2013
    [Media] The Battle for Indoors
    Three years ago, in " the Foursquare post that launched 1000 VC''s " I wrote: " Being able to connect web advertising, recommendations, and social media buzz to an actual person walking into your store has long been the holy grail of the advertising world.". The in-store retail check-in app? What do they have in common? WAIT WAIT. This is.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2013
    [Media] Twitter Prices its Shares
    billion from its public shares, and the social-media company would be valued at approximately $11 billion, a fraction of competitor Facebook''s more than $100 billion valuation. The micro-blogging site priced shares in the same range as an internal valuation from this summer. Twitter filed its S-1 on October 3.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2013
    [Media] How to Develop With Instead of For Your Customers
    They rolled out a bus loaded a with college student focused tech, music and graphics and stopped by ten campuses hosting a social media infused party event that included downloading and trialing the app. Most product and service disasters occur when we create things people “should” want rather than what they do want. How o you collaborate?
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, JULY 23, 2012
    [Media] Tech Start-Ups Follow the Money into Politics
    All three companies focus on social media and online targeting. Rasiej is the founder of Personal Democracy Media, a New York-based group that focuses on the intersection of politics and technology. This year's presidential election will likely be the most expensive in history--and tech entrepreneurs want a piece of the pie. ”
  • AUSTIN STARTUP  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
    [Media] Spredfast Lands $12M Series B
    Spredfast, a leading social media management system provider, today announced it has raised $12 million in Series B funding led by InterWest Partners. Also participating in the round is Austin Ventures, the lead investor of the company’s $3.6 million Series A round. The [.]. Enterprise Austin Ventures InterWest Partners Mike Dodd spredfast
  • THIS IS GOING TO BE BIG.  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2011
    [Media] The Myth of SXSW: Why the conference was, is and always will be about people, not about the next big thing
    Its also why you can probably cut your social media strategist budget in half when it comes to the app and brand arms race this conference has become. I just back from my fifth SXSW and if my voice is any indicator, I had a great time. It stems from the Austin conference's reputation for being a kingmaker. What happened in '07. 17 years?
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2016
    [Media] 30 Small Business Ideas (for When You Don’t Know What Business to Start)
    Live and breathe social media? Start a social media consulting business, helping businesses leverage their social presence. Maybe you’re ready for a career change. Maybe you’re still unsure what career to pursue in the first place. What is your skill set? What are you great at? These suggestions should give you somewhere to start.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 2014
    [Media] Weekend Favs April Five
    Good stuff I found this week: SlideDog – free multimedia presentation software that lets you create playlists of different media. Weekend Favs April Five written by John Jantsch read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. Schedule Once – clean looking online meeting and appointment scheduling tool.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2012
    [Media] Just Because You Have a Recycling Program.
    And the media is catching on. Increasing productivity and efficiency can be far more effective in attracting shrewd consumers and improving your bottom line than flashy green media campaigns screaming for attention. doesn't mean you're a "green" company. Overnight, it was everywhere: every company was suddenly "green." Read on.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  TUESDAY, MAY 21, 2013
    [Media] Finnish Gaming Isn't Only Helsinki: See Tampere For The Second Gaming Hotspot
    With Supercell and Rovio being the two major media magnets in Finland, it is easy to overlook what else is happening in the region. Not to mention events such as the New Factory Open taking place today or the MoneyTalks Forum focusing on Gaming Industry and Digital Media which will take place on the 6th of June. from Suvi Latva.
  • ROB GO  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2012
    [Media] Business Planning Will Make a Comeback
    The surge in popular media surrounding internet startups, which focus primarily on bursts in “traction” and shine spotlights on seemingly overnight successes vs. sound business planning. I’ve been thinking about something that will seem completely backward to some. Sure we don’t have a business model.
  • READWRITESTART  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2011
    [Media] Nerf Guns Hold the Line Between Startups and Corporatocracy
    They have clients, venture capitalists and the media to answer to on a daily basis. Growing up on the coast Maine we would do all sorts of things to pass the time. In back of our house was a small stream with steep banks surrounded by a forest that ran from the tidal sections of the Royal River to the Cousins River. We called it The Creak.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2012
    [Media] Twingly Acquires Bloggportalen.se From Aftonbladet
    Twingly also provides Twingly Blogstream, which has seen over 40 Twingly Partners sign up to use their Blogstream Widget, which is designed for easy integration into “traditional” media publishing systems. In December Twingly announced it has acquired Bloggportalen.se The redesigned Bloggportalen.se
  • LIGHTSPEED VENTURE PARTNERS  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2012
    [Media] The Future of Data Storage
    Our early investments in component technologies ( Link-a-Media , Pliant Technology , Fusion-io ), systems companies ( XtremIO ), and software technologies (IO Turbine ) centered around flash memory have validated that hypothesis. Webcasting will also be available.
  • 500 HATS  |  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2008
    [Media] Successful Developer Platforms Have 3 Things: Features, Users.
    Designing for the "3rd & 4th browsers" (Search & Social Media) Recent Posts life lessons, by jack handey. Simply Hired Social Networking & Social Media Venture Capital & Startup Finance « Well whaddya know. In the future all brands have to become platforms, especially media brands. The Internet Revolution, Act III. Answer?
  • VENTURE HACKS  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 1, 2010
    [Media] Postling gets funded with AngelList
    Thomas McInerney (Investor in Mochi Media). We recently wrote about the first startup that got funded through AngelList : Matt Mullenweg invested in a Y Combinator startup we called Startup # 0. Today, we’re announcing that Postling is the second startup to raise money from AngelList. Thomas Korte (Investor in Heroku). David S.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 2014
    [Media] Helsinki-based Applifier acquired by Unity
    Applifier''s main product is Everyplay, a tool to allow players to record gameplay to share with friends on social media or Youtube. It was 6:00 AM in San Francisco, and the news just broke that his company, Applifier , had been acquired by Unity , the game engine. Everyplay goes deeper than a simple share button, however. says Laakkonen.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  MONDAY, JUNE 3, 2013
    [Media] [US][Infographic] Preparing For Hurricane Season
    Enable remote access to your company’s website and social media channels to ensure constant communication with stakeholders including clients and the media.  Contact the media ahead of time to ensure they know how to reach your leadership and spokespersons. Fill fuel tanks of generators and all company?owned During the Storm.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 14, 2013
    [Media] [Singapore][Event] Echelon 2013
    If you’re an Asia-based startup looking for an opportunity to showcase your product and would like to pitch to Asia’s top investors, industry thought leaders and the media, you need to be at Echelon. Registration ends 31 Jan 2013. Events & Happenings 2013 Asia Echelon Singapore startup startup competition
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2013
    [Media] 5 Ways to Vet an Incubator
    So if it''s media or fashion, New York may win out over California. Not all incubators are created equal--and with more of them out there, you need to choose where you apply wisely. The age of the accelerator is officially upon us. Here is but a glimpse into the proliferation of start-up programs in the U.S. and Europe as reported by U.K.
  • BLOGTREPRENEUR | ENTREPRENEUR BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 1, 2013
    [Media] How HeatSync Solved a Problem I Didn’t Even Know About
    I spend at least an hour every day logging in to various analytics sites to check on my blogs, social media stats, and a host of other dailies. After a year of self-consciously confirming that my Klout score hadn’t dropped, I now realize that I was willingly succumbing to a new form of internet superhighway hypnosis.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2012
    [Media] Fear, Forgiveness, and Funky Smells
    “Love may be an odd word in business, but think about how this applies in social media,” she says. What happens to entrepreneurs who refuse to forgive themselves for their mistakes? A six-time Emmy Award-winning producer explains. Have you ever felt angry or disappointed with yourself? Sure you have. Fear is like that too.
  • STARTUP PROFESSIONALS MUSINGS  |  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2012
    [Media] Privacy is a Startup Challenge and an Opportunity
    Young people naively enter their pictures and personal data for fun on social networking sites, ignoring constant feedback from the media that these are bad practices. With another list of the Top 10 Internet Scams and more identity theft , there seems to be a growing population out there worried about all the people intent on hurting them.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2011
    [Media] How One Smart Infographic Saved a Company
    Once it launched the popular Formspring social media product, it found it served a different user base. What if you had to change your company name and URL and hope your customers would find you again? Here's how Formspring overcame its rebranding trouble. Formstack started as Formspring, but the company had two lines of business. link].
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2013
    [Media] Make it Big. No, Bigger! Nine Steps to Opening a Store in Style
    Produce lots of photos and videos to post to social media after the fact, so people will see the business at its busiest and liveliest. Johnny Cupcakes, a T-shirt company with a cult following, does nothing by halves, and the company is at its most dramatic when it opens a new retail location or a pop-up store. People show up for free food.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 10, 2014
    [Media] How Not to Nip a Crisis in the Bud: Target's Bad News Keeps Coming
    The longer you wait to break the news of a negative situation, the more likely news outlets and social media will break the situation for you. At a minimum, issue a press release and a statement and be transparent in social media as well. The data breach over the holiday season was almost twice as big as initially believed. locations.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2011
    [Media] Why You Can't Get Funding: It's Not Because You're a Woman
    Patricia Handschiegel created and later sold Stylediary, the first social media company for fashion. Its a debate that wont die, but one female tech entrepreneur says, forget gender. If you can't get money, you're making one of these four mistakes. For the latest in Silicon Valley gender spats, read on. ’ Ha. Period. link].
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2013
    [Media] The World Doesn't Need Another Silicon Valley
    There have been several media and radio start-ups out of Europe, which I suspect is due to the major labels having less of a stronghold on the traditional market. Great news for the future of global start-ups: Tech hubs'' expansion isn''t unlike how the Internet replicated itself. What are the advantages to not being based in Silicon Valley?
  • 500 HATS  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2009
    [Media] SlideShare does YouTube videos - Master of 500 Hats
    Designing for the "3rd & 4th browsers" (Search & Social Media) Recent Posts life lessons, by jack handey. Master of 500 Hats A blog about Geeks, Entrepreneurs, & Startups in Silicon Valley, by Dave McClure. The Internet Revolution, Act III. The 4 Things You Really Need. Part II! Publishing 2.0 -- its not what you think. Facebook Ads Suck?
  • 500 HATS  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 11, 2009
    [Media] Startup Metrics for Pirates (Startonomics Beijing, June 2009.
    Designing for the "3rd & 4th browsers" (Search & Social Media) Recent Posts life lessons, by jack handey. Simply Hired Social Networking & Social Media Venture Capital & Startup Finance « Baka Gaijin. Master of 500 Hats A blog about Geeks, Entrepreneurs, & Startups in Silicon Valley, by Dave McClure. The 4 Things You Really Need.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2012
    [Media] Open a Hot Restaurant with $12,000
    It was really about building a brand via word of mouth and social media. We did zero pitching on any media we've received. In New York City? Really? Former advertising exec Nicole Ponseca explains how she opened Maharlika, and got great buzz and press from Day One. How did you go from ad exec to restaurant entrepreneur? What's next?
  • CROWDSPRING BLOG  |  MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2015
    [Media] A Victory for Artists Everywhere – Thank You Taylor Swift!
    Well, the story didn’t end there and it took a 25-year old musician (albeit one with a social media following numbering almost 60 million) to get the last word. Thank You Taylor Swift! Words I never once imagined being typed by my own fingers. The monster was vanquished! In other words, Apple caved. Love, Apple.” Thanks, Taylor!
  • HUNTER WALKER  |  MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014
    [Media] “When is the best time to raise money for my new business?”
    Fast Company asked me to answer the following reader question: Hello, I’m building a social media site. It’s a big project, but I’m holding my own. I’m leaving my full-time job next month to work on it full time. Thanks. A. Hutchinson. Here’s my answer on the Fast Company site
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2012
    [Media] 12 Ways to Unwind During the Busy Holiday Season
    Plan ahead and hire additional temporary team members if necessary. -- Lisa Nicole Bell , Inspired Life Media Group 7. For start-ups, especially in the retail space, now is the time to ramp-up sales--not to relax. But that doesn't mean your team can't find time for a little holiday cheer. Here are their best answers. 1. Happy Hour!
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2011
    [Media] Monitoring Relationship Status :: Small Business Marketing Blog.
    SIMPLE, EFFECTIVE AND AFFORDABLE SMALL BUSINESS MARKETING Home About Consulting Products Programs Workshops Blog Resources Contact Subscribe by RSS Subscribe to Duct Tape Marketing by Email Small Business Week 2011 Our winners! The Referral Engine – Teaching Your Business to Market Itself – by John Jantsch. How happy is your staff?
  • BABBLING VC  |  SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2011
    [Media] It Doesn't Have to Always Be Tech
    There are businessess in real estate, media, finance, hospitality and so forth. I remember a little under 20 years ago sitting with a mentor of mine discussing business and ideas to generate cash. Little had I known at this time that I would be a VC 20 years later. cared even less though about technology. Nope, I didn't finance it.
  • BLOGTREPRENEUR | ENTREPRENEUR BLOG  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2015
    [Media] International Expansion: How Video Streaming Can Aid Your Business
    local culture, their family, local media influences etc.). Over the past few years, consumer spending has significantly decreased within the markets of the U.S., and Western Europe, yet has significantly increased within China and other Asian countries. Not only that, there is a significant degree of market saturation within the U.S.
  • INFORMATION ARBITRAGE  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2015
    [Media] Welcoming John to IA
    John also served on the Board of JumpTap until its sale to Millennial Media. Brad, Jesse and I are happy to announce that our friend and colleague, John Hadl, is joining IA Ventures as Venture Partner, effective immediately. From our relationship formed through PlaceIQ our interactions continued to expand.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2012
    [Media] Click.to – Clicking Your Way Around Your Desktop And The Internet
    Earlier we featured Markerly , an online highlighting tool that lets us select and socially bookmarking a particular chunk of text , and immediately sharing it across your social media networks such as Twitter and Facebook. Let me explain. Click.to Useful? We think so. Click.to should improve desktop productivity by quite a bit.
  • 500 HATS  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2009
    [Media] Calling All Uber Geeks: Think You're Hot Shit? Great. Pimp.
    Designing for the "3rd & 4th browsers" (Search & Social Media) Recent Posts life lessons, by jack handey. Master of 500 Hats A blog about Geeks, Entrepreneurs, & Startups in Silicon Valley, by Dave McClure. The Internet Revolution, Act III. The 4 Things You Really Need. Part II! Publishing 2.0 -- its not what you think. Facebook Ads Suck?
  • 500 HATS  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2010
    [Media] With Apologies to Kathy Sierra & Paul Graham: Make Something Users.
    Designing for the "3rd & 4th browsers" (Search & Social Media) Recent Posts life lessons, by jack handey. Simply Hired Social Networking & Social Media Venture Capital & Startup Finance « Subscriptions are the New BLACK. (+ why Facebook, Google, & Apple will own your wallet by 2015) | Main | Geek Meets Chic; Feet Meet Floor.
  • OCCAM'S RAZOR  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 22, 2011
    [Media] Knowledge
    Podcast: Measuring Rich Media (Ajax, Flash / Flex, RSS & Blogs). " Best Social Media Metrics: Conversation, Amplification, Applause, Economic Value. Social Media Analytics: Twitter: Quantitative & Qualitative Metrics. How can my company become great?" " ~ Digital Analytics: "Am I thinking right?
  • LIFE BEYOND CODE  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010
    [Media] Ways to Distinguish Yourself #213 – Beware of mis-aligned benchmarks
    case in point ( please treat this ONLY as an example ). I was talking to friend about social media and very soon we started talking about Twitter. Related Posts: In search of Oasis: Social Networking Popularity Sharpening Your Models The #1 Social Media Metric You (don't) have more power than you think A VERRRRY late entry to Twitter.
  • WEB 2.0 DEVELOPMENT AND BUSINESS LESSONS   |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 2011
    [Media] The Economics of Dropbox
    Given the large number of users and high likelihood of duplication for media files, lets take 20% as our estimate. Web 2.0 Given that Dropbox uses Amazon Web Services as their hosting platform, along with S3 for document storage, some rough cost figures are fairly easy to come by. 50,000 $0.125 $0.083 $6,125.00 $4,067.00 respectively. Web 2.0
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2013
    [Media] Avoid These 3 Pieces of PR Advice (Use Mine Instead)
    Another example is the social media expert--a "source" that feels that telling people how to tweet makes them an authority on how others are tweeting. If you want reporters to like you, how to source a "source," don''t harass, and keep emails concise. Owning and operating a client in an industry does not automatically make you an expert.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, 2014
    [Media] My Biggest Mistake: Outsourcing to the Wrong People
    Though we deal in new media, we are still a traditional, service-based business. Andrew Angus thought outsourcing would boost sales. Instead, he lost hundreds of thousands of dollar--and his team''s trust. Andrew Angus is the founder and CEO of Switch Video , which serves clients in 15 countries and 8 languages. began checking references.
  • INSTIGATOR BLOG  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2010
    [Media] Device Addiction: How the iPad Changes the Way Kids Interact with Technology
    For kids that means tie-ins with physical goods, other media and new ways of keeping kids hooked on individual apps. The iPad is an addictive device. So was the iPhone (and iPod Touch), but the iPad takes device addiction to a new level. For kids, that’s mostly because of the size (vs. He also never looked up from the iPad screen.).
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2011
    [Media] Woman-Oriented Startup: $4 Million Funding in 4 Weeks, $100 Million Valuation
    both in fact and in media coverage, so I’m happy to post an example of a startup founded by a woman, targeting women, that has taken off beautifully. Here’s Alyson’s quick summary: In July, LearnVest raised a $19 million round, bringing its total funding to $24.5 million. Alexa talks about 10,000 signups on the first day.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2012
    [Media] Vamos Raises "Six Figure" Funding, Seeing Solid Growth In Latin America
    Vamos will be featured in 5 TV-episodes on Start-Up Berlin , a TV show on Deutche Welle and it's media partners with an audience of 10 million. Vamos , the event app, has secured an "undisclosed €6-digit friends and family round" to hire more freelance developers and continue their expansion. Latin America.".
  • START UP BLOG  |  TUESDAY, MAY 4, 2010
    [Media] Top 7 startup tips
    Compound effort (Our labour compounds over time like interest and investments do, social media takes compound effort). I was asked to give a list to Tim Reid on a few micro marketing / startup tips for his terrific podcast. thought they were worth sharing in point form here. Think micro (Start small, no tiny. tech startups
  • STARTUP PROFESSIONALS MUSINGS  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 25, 2013
    [Media] Entrepreneurs Who Rule By Gut Instinct Usually Lose
    There is so much positive feedback on the value of involving customers in product development, and the use of social media for crowd feedback, at a very low cost, that’s it hard to argue that one person could have more insight alone, and be right more often. It’s been downhill from there. recent book by Thomas H. The power of culture.
  • HUNTER WALKER  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014
    [Media] The Godfather of Peanut Butter: How One Sandwich Shop Turned Into a Nutty Empire
    How have you used social media to unite, inspire and converse with your fans? From a marketing perspective, the creation of social media has been the largest technological change, but the evolution of how people use social media is just as important as its emergence. One which still goes best with a glass of milk. localbiz
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, JULY 26, 2012
    [Media] Best Way to Protect Your Brilliant Ideas
    Check out other articles in this series: The secret to outstanding customer service Shake Shack's CEO on how not to sell out The basic social media marketing mistake most businesses make The best way to learn to be an entrepreneur Red Hat's CEO on how to inspire your team Debate: Does social media marketing even makes sense for a small business
  • ACTIVE GARAGE  |  MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011
    [Media] The Amazon Outage: 3 ways to avoid such disasters
    As I originally began writing this post – 48 hours after the outage occurred – scores of widely-used social media services like Foursquare and Quora were still down in addition to many other businesses. Exactly. No disco. No photo. Not here.&# ) Imagine being responsible for IT at one of these companies? Yeesh. If you wanna.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, JULY 12, 2013
    [Media] A (Modest) Defense of Foursquare
    One of Silicon Alley''s staples is in the media doghouse. billion sale of Tumblr--Silicon Alley''s other grown-up-ish Silicon Alley social-media start-up--as one point of envy for Foursquare employees. Here''s what we shouldn''t forget about the check-in pioneer as it grows up. Foursquare is four years old. The piece points to the $1.1
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
    [Media] Spotify & Hbo, Rdio & Vdio Rumored To Be Bringing Music and Video Streaming Together
    This could all be the rumor mill grinding out some pure speculation, but lord knows I would pay for a complete media streaming service. Spotify may have a leg up in the Nordics, but they must realize that users will happily leave if a competitor comes along with a service that brings their favorite movies, TV shows, and music under one roof.
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