Mike Fogg

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How Do You Get Early Traction For Your Startup?

Every entrepreneur at some point asks the burning question, “How do I grow my startup?” When you’re just launching your company, the idea of growing …

The Tech Behind Dropbox’s New User Experience on Mobile (Part 2)

In last week’s post, Kat described how we redesigned our new user experience from the ground up to make it a delight for users to get started on …

Facebook accepts 62 percent of applicants into FbStart developer program

Facebook has announced the development of a program called FbStart, which will give mobile app developers access to app testing and user research. This is the company’s latest initiative to become a big player in the app market.<p>About 800 companies have applied for FbStart, and Facebook has accepted …

Get Ready for the New Android L Camera Updates

Photo enthusiasts who carry an Android handset in their pockets — as opposed to a photo-centric iPhone — can look forward to vast improvements in performance, control and image quality with the upcoming Android L mobile OS.<p>According to a report by Android Police, the Google team has focused on the …

Try to Kill Your Startup Before You Start

<i>George Deeb is the Managing Partner at Chicago-based Red Rocket Ventures, a growth consulting, advisory and executive staffing firm based in Chicago.</i><p>I recently had the pleasure of sitting on an investor panel with Joe Dwyer, a partner at Founder Equity Fund and good colleague of mine. He made a …

Why Is Facebook Blue? The Science Behind Colors In Marketing

Turns out, something as simple as tweaking the color of a button changes user behavior or endears people to your product. Buffer’s Leo Widrich explains the importance of color in website and brand design.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the</i> …

How One App Maker Got 8 Million Users and Mark Cuban's Money | Inc.com

Still, Francois couldn't have foreseen the <i>Shark Tank</i> effect. Within an hour of his appearance on January 31, Cycloramic received 100,000 downloads from the App Store. "We saw a little increase in activity shortly before the show as the companies and preview were announced," Francois told the Apple …

App Store

To Attract Funding, Develop a Prototype

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Gone are the days of build it, and they will come. Now entrepreneurs are putting more focus on developing prototypes, as they show what works and doesn't, generates customer feedback and helps investors understand - and decide to fund - …

Mail App Mockup

I was really bored yesterday, so I decided to make a small mail app mockup seems quite popular these days hence the mockup :D Bigger preview and PSD …

Brighter Spotify

I like the last redesign of Spotify, but I find it a bit too dark, so I imagined a much brighter version. Full view here

Mobile Surveys

Check out the full page here: https://mixpanel.com/mobile-surveys/<p>article<p>Dribbble<p>https://dribbble.com/shots/1374501-Mobile-Surveys

Qordoba Homepage

Hi Dribbble, This is the homepage we put together with the client. Officially out there really soon. You can have a look at other pages on my …

Formisimo, 'Google Analytics for Web forms', Exits Beta

Formisimo, the UK startup offering a Google Analytics-style product that tracks how well forms on your website are performing, has now graduated its offering from beta and started charging.<p>Depending on your requirements, you’ll pay anything from £19.99 ($29.99) to £79.99 ($129.99) per month, …

Flat Web Design: Beautiful Examples of Websites

Flat Design is a new trend labeled by the community as an interface striking similar to Microsoft’s Metro UI because it leaves drop shadows, …

Web Design

8 Ingredients Every App and Software Business Plan Needs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you're putting together a business plan for a mobile app or web-based software service, there are certain key elements you should work into your business plan.<p>Beyond the basics of a sales forecast, profits and losses, cash flow and a …