If you need some help launching your startup, check out this awesome infographic for a step-by-step roadmap on how to go from idea to successful business.
Online review platform provider Trustpilot teamed up with research and insight firm Econsultancy examine the voice of the customer and how businesses use reviews. According to the study, 79% of businesses think online reviews play an important role in consumer decision making, and they’re right. 62% of online consumers said they were more likely to do business with a company if they read a positive review.
Do you publish client testimonials on your site? And do you find they have a positive impact?
Here are 8 companies that successfully switched focus and went on to become some of the most powerful operations in the world!
Can you think of any other famous companies that pivoted and ended up doing something very different from their original plan?
Here is some inspiration for all you fellow entrepreneurs and startups founders out there. This infographic shows eight CEOs who made their fortunes before reaching the ripe old age of 30.
Hopefully it’s not too long until we all join them!
Renowned entrepreneur and angel investor Guy Kawasaki says a pitch only needs 10 slides. This infographic shows which slides you should include when trying to grab angel investors’ attention, make them want to find out more and hopefully write a cheque.
Do you ever wonder how to get more customers and grow your business without spending a lot of money? Then wonder no more! This infographic gives 9 awesome tactics that you should be leveraging to acquire more customers.
On Tuesday, researchers Yael Hochberg and Susan Cohen released their latest annual rankings of U.S. seed accelerators: picking a top 20 from more than 200 programs that help boost startups. The latest list puts AngelPad in top spot. MuckerLab comes second overall, and Techstars sits in third.
This infographic gives 20 quick shots of inspiration and motivation:
This infographic shows some really interesting information on customer acquisition vs retention costs and revenues in e-commerce. Amazingly it costs five times as much to attract a new customer than to keep an existing one, which shows just how important it is to focus on customer retention.
Every tech startup dreams of being the next billion dollar acquisition success story. This infographic shows the largest billion dollar acquisitions of all time in the tech space.
This infographic shows how you can inspire trust in your customers when they shop on your website.
This infographic explains each component of an elevator pitch to ensure you hit the highs and provide all the necessary information.
What’s your top tip for entrepreneurs pitching to investors?
Setting up a blog, creating a substantial amount of content, and being recognized as a credible and reliable resource for your audience is, without question, more time-consuming than traditional advertising. However, this infographic shows why the benefits of content marketing are well worth the time and effort, if you are going to be getting into marketing be sure to learn about tiktok and how TikTok likes work.
How effective have you found content marketing?
2014 was a huge year for venture capital funding in the United States. According to CB Insights, $47.3 billion was invested in 3,617 deals, a huge 62% increase vs. 2013. This infographic shows the top 10 exits of 2014, which in total brought in over $48.5 billion.
We all have our little routines and rituals that help us innovate or be more productive at work, but what do the world’s top entrepreneurs and businessmen do to come up with their big ideas? This infographic gives us an insight into the unorthodox rituals of these outstanding business leaders.
Share your stories – What do you do when you need to come up with some inspiration?
Here’s an overview of new trends, highlights and things to watch out for next year so you can prepare yourself and your business for what’s in store for social media in 2015.
What social media trends do you think will explode this year?
If you’re a US start-up looking for Series A funding, these are the companies you should be talking to!
For me, the biggest surprise is that Khosla Ventures has moved into the #1 spot for most active Series A investor, with 20 deals completed in 2014.
This infographic lays out a “line of thinking” map that can help remind you what to always remember, what to learn to think, what to never think, and what you should just unlearn from school.
Take a look through these 40 logos to see how skilled you are at detecting hidden imagery:
This infographic shows some of the marketing tools that you may want to take into consideration when you start thinking about your company’s marketing strategy for 2015.
What’s your main marketing strategy for the new year?