Angel Investment Network’s Weekly Twitter Roundup

Angel Investment News 

  • Google has thrown its considerable weight against a new project aimed to give a helping hand to aspiring UK businesses:
  • There’s a new iPhone app, Angel Trivia Daily, which tests your angel investing knowledge with a new question every day:
  • The UK Government has detailed plans to help small businesses start up and grow in the UK:
  • New 2 million Euro technology investment syndicate established by angel investors in Ireland:
  • Connecticut tax credit tweak finds angel wings:
  • Availability of seed funding for Irish companies at highest level in 30 years:

Business Plans & Pitching

  • How one Group of Startups and Investors Traded the Elevator Pitch for the Ski Lift:
  • The power of the pitch: Advice from the receiving end:
  • Four Easy Steps to Credible Startup Financials:
  • Investor Presentation Basics – how to avoid a Trainwreck Elevator Pitch:

Fund Raising

  • Raising capital from business angels and private investors isn’t as easy as some people think. Here are some tips:
  • An introduction to Angel Investors and how to find them:
  • There are plenty of options for getting money to start your business. The trick is finding the solution that suits you:
  • Ever heard of Apple,, Facebook, Google & Twitter? They all got early funding from angel investors.
  • How to Find the Right Investor for Your Business:
  • Obtaining Funding from Business Angels and Private Investors:
  • The 6 Biggest Mistakes in Raising Startup Capital. Avoid these traps to increase your chances of securing funding:

Marketing & Social Media

  • Most FTSE 100 companies ‘fail’ at social media and risk being overtaken digitally by smaller and more agile firms:
  • Five Tips for Marketing Your Startup Business on a Shoestring:
  • 10 Social Media Tips For the Startup:
  • Top 10 Ways to Build Your Subscriber List:
  • 5 Great New Social Media Strategies (other than Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter):
  • How to Build a Winning Brand for your Startup:
  • 5 Simple Steps to Social Media Start Up Success:
  • How to Harness the Power of Social Media Feedback:
  • Facebook vs. Twitter: Which is Better for Marketing?

Start-Up & Entrepreneurship

  • 6 ways to make your Small Startup Business look Bigger:
  • 5 Common Startup Money Mistakes:
  • Ex-Googlers Penetrating Startup Hierarchy. There is a Xoogler now at pretty much every top-tier VC:
  • Ten Entrepreneurship Rules for Building Massive Companies from Linkedin co-founder Reid Hoffman:
  • 5 awesome Small Business Tools you can use to grow your business faster:
  • 7 Tips On Outsourcing for Early Stage Startups:
  • § Secrets of Entrepreneurial Superstars: