Tag: internet

Amazon vs. the World

Amazon vs. the World

| December 22, 2011 | Reply

Here's a cool inforgraphic by our friends at CPC Strategy.      

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Getting your startup to $10mm in revenues

Getting your startup to $10mm in revenues

| October 11, 2010 | Reply

Here is a post (the first of two) from Steve Carpenter on the different potential business models for internet startups right now and some of the metrics necessasry to get to $10mm in revenues. I believe that services are one of the best internet business models for the next 10 years for the following reasons: […]

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Fundraising: Plan B

Fundraising: Plan B

| October 12, 2008 | Reply

Guy Kawasaki has an excellent post on Plan B: Another way to grow your company. Over the past few years, I've seen so many companies with stars in their eyes. I know what it looks like – I've been there myself. Somehow, the idea of a big round of venture funding solidfies their existence and […]

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Working with Larger Companies

Working with Larger Companies

| April 7, 2008 | Reply

“What’s in it for them?” As the little guy, you’ll probably get quite a lift by structuring a deal with a large company. New links, good press, etc. So, you know what’s in it for you. But when you’re pitching the deal, always think about the other company. What benefit are you bringing to the table that they simply do not have, or would be to costly to build/buy. Show how these assets can make their site/company a better product.

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An Update on the Domain Name Change

An Update on the Domain Name Change

| April 1, 2008 | Reply

While a domain name change is certainly a challenging experience, I think with proper planning, you can make it a little less painful.

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Focusing on Getting It Right For the Few

Focusing on Getting It Right For the Few

| October 25, 2007 | Reply

Focus on making a product good enough that a core group of people will buy it. If it’s useful for the few, you have a better chance of making it useful for many.

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Overnight Success?

Overnight Success?

| July 30, 2007 | Reply

While there may be the one-in-a-million success story like this, I believe the real way to find your path to success is unrelenting perseverance coupled with the ability to quickly learn from mistakes and change as necessary.

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