Moving Beyond API Reference Documentation
DECEMBER 8, 2015
“Great API documentation is essential” many people exclaim. Finally, you reach that glorious moment: “Documentation is done! The Hidden Value of API Documentation. API documentation tells the story of your API. Beyond API Reference Documentation.
10 Questions Your API Documentation Must Answer
JANUARY 12, 2016
APIs do not have a user interface, so your documentation is the primary communication method for developers to interact with your API. As previously discussed, our API documentation needs to move beyond API reference documentation and into all aspects of the API lifecycle.
Document Your MVP for a Developer
DECEMBER 19, 2012
In fact, let me provide an important warning: If you create these documents, don't have input from a technical resource, take it to a development shop and they provide you a price. It's fine to send out documents that have older information.
Convert Documents With Docs.Zone
MARCH 13, 2015
You can opt for document to PDF, combine files to PDF, web to PDF, as well as PDF to Word, Excel or images. How to convert documents to PDF with Docs.Zone. Alongside the fact that you can transform simple documents to PDF, you can also merge them to PDF as well.
Spreadsheets in legal documents
The Equity Kicker
JULY 9, 2015
Rather than imperfectly describe formulas in legal documents we should be able to capture them precisely in a Google Sheet or Excel and append the file to the legal document.
Small Business Tips: Document Your Business Processes
OCTOBER 5, 2015
The operational details of a small business can range from simple to wildly complex, but documenting them well is something you will never regret and something that (post-bus) may save your business!
Questions to Ask When You Document Your Content Strategy
AUGUST 31, 2016
Research by Content Marketing Institute (and partners) shows that only 32% B2B businesses in 2016 had a documented content strategy. And at the same time, 48% businesses cited a documented content marketing strategy as the reason for their overall improvement in content effectiveness.
Series AA Equity Financing Documents
MARCH 2, 2010
Series AA Equity Financing Documents Y Combinator and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati are happy toannounce the Series AA Equity Financing Documents. These documents were originally created for YC-funded startups to use whenraising angel rounds.
Series Seed Financing Documents
MARCH 2, 2010
SeriesSeed.com Series Seed Financing Documents Blog Home Documents Blog Archives Subscribe 09/02/2010 Version 2.0 and why Series Seed Documents are better than capped convertible notes “First they ignore you. That said, I think this quote accurately captures the life-cycle of creating a simple set of documents for early stage investment. of the Series Seed Documents as well as a red-line showing the changes I’ve made from the original set.
Developing a Platform for Web-Accessible Business Documents
Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog
MAY 26, 2016
It's essential not to neglect the nuts and bolts of content, and it's more and more important to make sure that business documents are web accessible. At a meeting for potential clients, these documents can quickly be shared.
Court Documents Reveal Texts Between Zuckerberg and Andreessen
DECEMBER 13, 2016
The Facebook founder has considered going into government, according to lawsuit documents that include the texts
DocuSign Wants to Handle Your Dollars, Not Just Your Documents
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
DocuSign users can now request payments through the platform, streamlining the contract-signing and invoicing process
Startup 101: “Open Source” Start up Legal Documents
JUNE 18, 2012
VC Cafe summarized some of the better ‘open source’ legal docs out there – it’s certainly not a replacement for a lawyer – but it will help you get a leg up to see the documents and understand them before you actually sign the dotted line.
Organize Your Small Business: Apps To Manage Business Documents
DECEMBER 5, 2014
The post Organize Your Small Business: Apps To Manage Business Documents appeared first on SOHO Tech Training. As I mentioned last week, January is Get Organized month.
Here Are All the Documents You Need to Hire Like Google (for Free)
APRIL 19, 2017
Thanks, Google. How to Hire the Best
Overview: Extracting article text from HTML documents
MARCH 24, 2011
The overall algorithm works by computing both text and structural features on parts of the document and based on these features, decide if the observed part of the document belongs to the article text or not. Now let’s take a look at the representation of documents used in MSS.
The Proliferation of Standardized Seed Financing Documents
MARCH 1, 2010
As of today’s announcement that Ted Wang at Fenwick & West has collaborated with a group of bay area early stage VC’s and angel investors to create the Series Seed Documents (the site isn’t up yet so I can’t opine on the quality of the docs but I expect them to be fine) we now have – at my count – four different standardized seed financing documents floating around the industry. TechStars Model Seed Funding Documents (by Cooley).
4 Ways to Avoid the Confusion Of Financing Documents
MAY 22, 2017
So-called 'simple agreements' are more complex than you might think. Startup
The Declaration of Independence: The Best Entrepreneurial Document Ever?
JULY 1, 2016
Would you be happy for your venture to last a few years and make a few million? How about 240 years and 3 trillion dollars? Nobody pulled in Benjamins like Benjamin
How do the sample Series Seed financing documents differ from typical Series A financing documents?
Startup Company Lawyer
MARCH 14, 2010
After the recent announcement of the Series Seed Financing documents by Marc Andreesen, Brad Feld points out that there are now four sets of “open source equity seed financing documents: TechStars Model Seed Funding Documents (by Cooley). Y Combinator Series AA Equity Financing Documents (by WSGR). Founders Institute Plain Preferred Term Sheet (by WSGR – disclaimer, I represent the Founders Institute and was involved in drafting this document).
The Top 4 Items You Need Documented When Selling Your Website Through a Broker
Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog
AUGUST 23, 2016
Secondly, the broker will utilize the details provided to create a professional marketing document to present to prospective buyers. This document is typically called a Prospectus and is an important part of representing your business.
Back To Basics: Document Management Best Practices
AUGUST 18, 2013
Here are some tips to better manage your documents: 1. Consistent Naming of Documents. For instance, you can list the type of document first, the client it is intended for as second, the date as third, and the date the file was created last.
Incubator Funding Documents Should Be Easy
The Startup Lawyer
SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
Documents in the startup ecosystem evolve. For example, convertible note documents are more complex now compared to 5 years ago (e.g., price caps and price cap regulators). Most of the evolution has to do with real-world experiences of investors and startups. Other times complexity can be chalked up to “deal over-engineering.” ” Some incubators are guilty […]. Startup Issues
Documenting Life in a Start-up
JANUARY 12, 2012
Ctrl+Alt+Compete, a new documentary that debuts later this year, explores start-up culture through the lens of five entrepreneurs. And you can watch it for free.) First there was Shark Tank. Then came TechStars TV.
Startups & Compliance: Which Employee Documents to Keep
Early Growth Financial Services
MAY 19, 2015
When you’re starting a company though, there are a few employee documents you are legally required to keep and a few we would strongly encourage you to keep. Documents you have to keep W-4 — This is the Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate. This document tells you how much federal income tax to withhold from each employee’s paycheck. This guest post was contributed by Justworks.
The Most Important Document In Your Investor Pitch.
JULY 20, 2016
What do you focus on when you prepare a business plan and an investor pitch? The PowerPoint presentation? The Excel financial spreadsheet? The 50-page Business Plan in Word? It's something else.
Document your tribal knowledge.
MARCH 28, 2013
It is not common for the CEO of a rapidly growing company to think of slowing down the furious pace enough to have each manager (including the CEO) document the job process managed, as well as see to the documentation for each process managed below.
Why You Should Document Your Entrepreneur Experience
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
Gary Vaynerchuk, CEO of social media consultancy VaynerMedia, explains the benefits of telling the world about your entrepreneurial journey from the start, how to overhaul your company culture, and more
If you've ever overpaid for a legal document, sign up for Docracy, First Round's newest investment
This is going to be BIG.
NOVEMBER 4, 2011
Plus, I'd make the argument that Docracy's initial userbase will be people who otherwise wouldn't have went to a lawyer at all, going without documentation or using something probably not appropriate for them. There's also no reason why you can't pay your lawyer to draft a document, put it up on Docracy for the sake of transparancy, and fork it when you need to make private adjustments for individual situations. That's why it has to charge for its documents.
What Skills Do Your APIs Offer?
MARCH 31, 2016
If I were to look at your API documentation – from your reference documentation in Swagger (now OpenAPI ) to your getting started guides – what would I see? Why do we allow ourselves to document our APIs this way? And your documentation needs to reflect that as well.
Creating Awesome User Documentation, You Suck at Email, and More…
Software By Rob
MARCH 2, 2012
Create Awesome User Documentation – Launched by a Micropreneur Academy member and winner of a local startup competition, GuideKit helps you create better documentation with less effort…whether you’re building API documentation, user guides, or in-depth tutorials.
Swedish bitcoin startup Safello implements document recognition tech
MAY 16, 2014
Having adopted Mobile Bank ID to streamline identifying its Swedish customers earlier this year, Swedish bitcoin reseller Safello since integrated an identity document verification service to speed up the purchase of Bitcoins through their site.
Convertible Note Transaction Documents
The Startup Lawyer
JULY 17, 2012
It’s a common misconception that the ‘convertible note’ is the only legal document used in a convertible debt financing. Finally, the most often overlooked document is the consent of the startup’s board of directors with respect to the convertible debt round. I often receive emails from entrepreneurs asking for a ‘sample convertible note’ which I assume they are planning to use on their own.
Arkkeo Sees Growth In Important Document & Receipt Platform
MAY 21, 2013
One startup tackling the whole receipt and ''important papers'' ecosystem is Arkkeo , who has built an online platform to track and store all those documents that get sent your way from official sources. The focus of Arkkeo has been on companies that provide really valuable documents.
Manage Your Startup Admin Efficiently
AUGUST 7, 2014
If too much time is being spent rummaging around a messy desk, it’s not a cleaner or a secretary that is required, but rather some good quality, up-to-date document management software. Others document management software
Selling Your Business? Get Your Documents in Order
APRIL 25, 2012
You need to have documents ready to support every claim you make during the sales process. Therefore, you will need to have all your documents completed and organized before the business ever hits the market. Be aware of the documents you'll need to present during the sale process.
Failing Fast at Standardized Seed Deal Documents
APRIL 6, 2010
A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about The Proliferation of Standardized Seed Financing Documents. A week or so later, my partner Jason Mendelson wrote a post titled Why There Will Never be a Standard Set of Seed Documents. I’ve concluded that Jason is right so rather than torture myself, I’m failing fast with regard to trying to help create a set of standardized seed documents. A few said “I don’t see the problem – it’s fine having multiple seed documents.”
Can Document Management Restore Consumers’ Trust In Enterprises?
MARCH 29, 2017
Looking at the course of information “management’s” evolution over the past twenty years, companies have, in general, evolved to predominately rely on and store information digitally, yet un-securely and through paper documents, too. By Jesse Wood, CEO of eFileCabinet.
Startup Metrics for Pirates: SeedCamp 2009 (Sept 2009, London.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2009
Main | GeeksOnaPlane @ Ignite Paris (Brady Forrest) » Wednesday, September 23, 2009 Startup Metrics for Pirates: SeedCamp 2009 (Sept 2009, London) Same old shit , just a different day (+ 1-2 new slides, not much tho): Startup Metrics for Pirates (SeedCamp, Sept 2009) View more documents from Dave McClure. Master of 500 Hats A blog about Geeks, Entrepreneurs, & Startups in Silicon Valley, by Dave McClure. The Internet Revolution, Act III.
Hart-Scott-Rodino Changes Mean the FTC/DOJ Will Read More Strategic Planning Documents
Recent Buzzes - VC Experts, Inc.
OCTOBER 12, 2011
What you need to know: New Hart-Scott-Rodino requirements will take effect soon, including (i) expanded review of strategic planning documents and (ii) disclosure by private equity funds of competitive portfolio companies in their affiliated funds.