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5 Helpful Pre-Launch Resources for Online Startups

5 Helpful Pre-Launch Resources for Online Startups | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Generating buzz for your company in the beginning is a make-or-break task.
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Innovation Center Open House

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Loading Map.... Thomas R. Beecher, Jr. Innovation Center640 Ellicott Street - BuffaloDetails 42.89591 -78.86869000000002 Date/Time Date(s) - 05/12/20154:00 PM - 7:00 PM Location Thomas R. Beecher, Jr. Innovation Center Category(ies)
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5 Engagement-Driven Elements You Should Add To Every Blog Post

5 Engagement-Driven Elements You Should Add To Every Blog Post | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Everyone wants engagement from their content. The problem is we’re not quite sure of the best way to get it. Here are five things to add to every blog post to increase engagement.
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Why You Should Travel to Italy During Summer?

Why You Should Travel to Italy During Summer? | Start Ups | Scoop.it

Ahh! The Italian Summer! There is something absolutely exquisite about this magnificent paradise. From the vast expanses of the pristine blue waters to the sun bathed beaches that adorn the coast – Italy is everything that a person would want in a relaxing retreat from the hustles and bustles of the world. [...]


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Adam Smith's curator insight, March 19, 2015 9:46 PM

While I've been to Italy before, I'd love to back again sometime, but there's also a lot of other places I'd love to go and visit. America, Russia, Chernobyl and maybe even the North Pole. But on a more domestic scene, I'd also like to go and check out Western Australia. 

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These Young College Dropouts Built a $14 Million Company in Just Over a Year

These Young College Dropouts Built a $14 Million Company in Just Over a Year | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Since September, an app called Wigo -- the brainchild of 23-year-old college dropout Ben Kaplan -- has become the hottest thing on college campuses. Wigo helps college kids find out where their...

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Tony Begum's curator insight, March 1, 2015 8:08 PM

The beauty of continuos integration combined with innovative minds = unlimited potential. #docker #cloudcomputing  

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Startup Stash - Curated resources for your startup

Startup Stash - Curated resources for your startup | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Startup Stash is a curated directory of resources and tools to help you build your startup. Get inspired and build awesome stuff.
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The Top 10 Legal Tips for Startups

The Top 10 Legal Tips for Startups | Start Ups | Scoop.it
“You’ll have plenty to worry about while you’re getting your startup off the ground, so you probably won’t be able to spe…”
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Know any stealth startups that want to launch at the largest startup event in the world — and who…

Know any stealth startups that want to launch at the largest startup event in the world — and who… | Start Ups | Scoop.it
On March 2–4th I’ll be hosting the 8th annual LAUNCH Festival. Hundreds of startups have applied, but I’m always looking…
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Businesses with big plans in Buffalo - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First

Businesses with big plans in Buffalo - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First | Start Ups | Scoop.it
ACV Auctions, Empire Genomics and City Dining Cards are companies at various stages of development. Each displays a deep potential that makes them worth watching and annoints them as important players in Buffalo’s growing entrepreneurial scene.
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Entrepreneur's Breakfast - Feed Your Belly & Mind: 11 Landing Page Optimization Takeaways

Entrepreneur's Breakfast - Feed Your Belly & Mind: 11 Landing Page Optimization Takeaways | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Landing pages allow you to create experiences for your prospects that are laser-focused on the action you want them to take.

It may seem straightforward, but there’s a lot of conflicting advice out there. Landing page optimization “best practices” can be daunting and painfully time-intensive.

Chloe Mason Gray spent hours searching the web to bring you a hand-curated list of the best easy-to-digest resources to help you master landing page optimization.
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Canada's Startup Network

Canada's Startup Network | Start Ups | Scoop.it
In order to help me visualize how the national scene comes together I’ve put together a map of incubators, accelerators, co-working spaces and community hubs across the country.  As I come across...

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The Many Faces of Puerto Rico

The Many Faces of Puerto Rico | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Gallery openings, vibrant restaurants, hotel development and preserved examples of the old way of life play well together in Puerto Rico.
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Top 10 must have travel apps

Top 10 must have travel apps | Start Ups | Scoop.it

Gone are the days of printing an itinerary, or calling the airline to find out what gate your flight is departing from. Say hello to the new era of travel apps, revolutionising the way consumers travel with a smart phone. From logging your travel as you journey, to finding the next public restroom, here is a list of the top ten must-have travel apps. Smartphone apps are eliminating the pain of holidaying, letting you get the most out of your travel plans.


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SENAME Interactive's curator insight, March 17, 2015 12:37 AM

Interesting and timely post. 

Eve-Line Boulle's curator insight, March 17, 2015 10:30 AM

"Gone are the days of printing an itinerary, or calling the airline to find out what gate your flight is departing from..."

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Five Visual Storytelling Tips to Power Your Content Marketing on Facebook | Jeff Bullas

Five Visual Storytelling Tips to Power Your Content Marketing on Facebook | Jeff Bullas | Start Ups | Scoop.it
In the age of News Feed overload, businesses need to make their content stand out. Here are 5 visual storytelling tips to capture Facebook users attention.

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Jessica Kelly's curator insight, March 11, 2015 4:25 PM

This is interesting, but I wonder about the focus on photos now that FB is fixated on video.

Venkatesh Iyer (venkyiyer.com)'s curator insight, March 13, 2015 5:57 AM

I have the concept of using user-generated content for a while now, but am not sure how to set about it

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What's coming: Buffalo's start-up sector taking shape - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First

What's coming: Buffalo's start-up sector taking shape - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Buffalo has seen a huge influx of resources aimed at scalable start-up companies in recent years and now boasts an assortment of incubators, accelerator programs, investment vehicles and physical facilities aimed at that space.
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The Psychology of Social Media Marketing: 4 Ways to Increase Interaction

The Psychology of Social Media Marketing: 4 Ways to Increase Interaction | Start Ups | Scoop.it
In my marketing career, I often find myself drawing on my background as a former professor of psychology. Psychology informs much of our work and research here at Hinge... Read More

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5 Content Marketing Strategies That Every Startup Must Use | Launchable

5 Content Marketing Strategies That Every Startup Must Use | Launchable | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Build. Inspire. Launch.
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Startups Anonymous: The Secrets of a Startup Founder

Startups Anonymous: The Secrets of a Startup Founder | Start Ups | Scoop.it
[This is a weekly series that brings you raw, first-hand experiences from founders and investors in the trenches. Their story submissions are anonymous, allowing them to share openly without fear o...
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10 places moonlighting entrepreneurs love to burn the midnight oil

10 places moonlighting entrepreneurs love to burn the midnight oil | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Working outside a typical office environment is exciting, but finding a location with solid Wi-Fi, plentiful outlets and a good vibe -- plus food and coffee -- isn't as easy as ...
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Why I Left My PhD to Start My Own Business

Why I Left My PhD to Start My Own Business | Start Ups | Scoop.it
The best decision I've ever made was also the most daunting. In 2012, I quit my PhD in international relations to focus completely on my startup. But why did I do this? I wanted to do a PhD to make...

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The Future of Medicine Is in Your Smartphone

The Future of Medicine Is in Your Smartphone | Start Ups | Scoop.it
From smartphone attachments that can diagnose an ear infection to apps that can monitor mental health, new tools are tilting health-care control from doctors to patients.

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Mobile money management app Even raises $1.5M seed led by Keith

Mobile money management app Even raises $1.5M seed led by Keith | Start Ups | Scoop.it
Mobile money management app Even raises $1.5M seed led by Keith @Rabois w/ participation from @Homebrew, @Slow, @RedSwanVentures & others; targets low-income users, setting aside money when avail & offering 0-interest credit when needed; provides steady paycheck w/o payday loans; pilot testing - Link
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