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A bad fit with an angel can be devastating. Be sure to read, and heed, the advice in this column from Forbes.com.
The following list of 15 crowdfunding sites covers the most popular ones like Kickstarter and Indiegogo, as well as a batch of specialized sites that focus on particular types of campaigns or startup ventures.
Bex.io, a digital currency exchange network builder that focuses on Bitcoins, has raised $500,000 in seed funding from CrossPacific Capital Partners, Brian Cartmell, Hootsuite’s Ryan Holmes and several angel investors.
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Minnesota startups can get interest-free loans from a new $6.7 million state program.
Peter Liu of New World Ventures
Markerly – Same Name, But New Focus and funding
PCH International is not all that well known in the Bay Area. That could be about to change as this China-centric company opens a new base in San Francisco’s trendy design district to help startups go from product concept to production and delivery.
A hot new option, crowdfunding, has all kinds of people — entrepreneurs, small-business owners, inventors, investors, artists, speculators and crooks — excited.
Plain Vanilla Games, Maker Of Ultra-Hot Trivia App QuizUp
Plain Vanilla Games, the company behind ultra-hot trivia app QuizUp, has raised a $22 million Series B Round of financing.
The one thing that differentiates TechStars is the mentorship network.
Entrepreneurs who have been through the pitch process stress the importance of making a crisp presentation, sizing up competitors and knowing what kind of information the potential investors require.
MyLingo, Movie App Raises Seed Round
Every startup is unique, and it’s easy for entrepreneurs to feel a little confused when pricing their seed round.
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Startups around the world are front and center at Fox Business, from the Czech Republic to Australia,
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Zynga will pony up $1 million for the accelerator’s first year and provide mentorship with employees, including sharing insights on design, marketing and distribution.
A quick overview of four essentials for Startups: Customer Validation, Bootstrapping, Telling a Compelling Story, and the Pitch.
One of the key benefits of putting a B.O.D. and structure in place early on is that when it comes time to raise that next round, the people you’ll need the most help from are already involved and engaged.
SLoFIG Helps Food Entrepreneurs Finance Their Startups, If They Have a Solid Plan
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Startup, Loom, a photo-sharing startup Popset, which is working to build a better iCloud for both consumers and developers announced $1.4 million in seed funding to continue to build on its vision.
After that first Startup Weekend OC at Chapman University and three months of crazy work that landed us a place at the K5 Accelerator, amazing things ended up tying together….
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