FFF and 31 Crowdfunding Platforms To Raise Money for Your Startup

Crowdfunding platforms in the UK 2013

Crowdfunding is rapidly growing in the UK and elsewhere. No longer restricted to Friends Family and Fools, founders can Continue Reading

The Ultimate Startup Intelligence Tools List 2013

VCCAFE STARTUP INTELLIGENCE TOOLS

It used to be hard to find information about early stage startups. Team members (and their background), funding to date, metrics (not just the vanity metrics shared by management). VC Cafe collated the top startup intelligence tools for 2013. These include startup research, market size for startups, competitive analysis, startup maps Continue Reading

Fundraising Recommendations for Startups (Part I)

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I’ve been contacted by several members the VC Cafe Network on LinkedIn who are asking for assistance in fundraising for a web startup or a mobile app. I’m writing today to share my recommendations with all who have enquired, and with the broader group of VC Cafe readers. Continue Reading

10 Israeli startups on AngelList Looking for Funding

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AngelList is currently has 23,971 startpus across countries, Investors can track colleges, market, industries, founders or startups. Entrepreneurs can recruit, market, fundraising. Judging by the panel with Naval Ravikant last week at Google I/O, AngelList is just getting started. I’ve selected a sample of 10 interesting Israeli startups which are currently raising funding on AngelList. Continue Reading

Developer Funding – How to Build Your Team and Raise Money (Google I/O Panel)

The VC Panel at Google I/O

This morning, I attended the VC session titled “From Weekend Hack to Funded Startup – How to Build Your Team and Raise Money”, with Naval Ravikant (founder of AngelList, ePinions, VentureHacks), Rich Miner (Partner at Google Ventures and co-founder of Android) and Kevin Rose (founder of Digg, Milk, Pownce and Partner at Google Ventures), moderated by Don Dodge. Below are the highlights from the session, including some great questions from the audience. Continue Reading

Everything you need to know about Silicon Roundabout in 10 Links

Tech City UK

If you haven’t heard about the quick rise of the London startup scene, it’s time you pay attention. The East London area of Shoreditch, near old street is now known as “Silicon Roundabout” (See UPDATE below) the UK’s rival to… Continue Reading