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5 of the Most Famous Growth Hacks of All Time

<i>Jon Yongfook is a serial entrepreneur based in Asia. He started and sold a popular recipe portal, and now runs a virtual assistant software company. He mentors young startups at Singapore Management University and True Incube Thailand, a 500 Startups Partner.</i><p>Startups are a special breed of …

Starting a business in Southeast Asia? Check out this opportunity map

<i>Nitin is a senior manager of business development at SingTel-SoftBank InnoVentures.</i><p>I was inspired by Ron Hose’s Philippines startup report and …

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4 Tried and True Marketing Automation Recipes for Better Email Nurturing

How to set up 4 effective automated workflow recipes to help you nurture your visitors -- from prospects to leads to customers to evangelists.

10 Startup Founders Tell Us: The Best Advice I've Ever Received

When you’re thinking about starting a company or first in the entrepreneurial trenches, any nugget of advice you can get from someone who’s been there before is like gold.<p>But as time goes on, you’ll realize that some of those tips are better—and more applicable to your business—than others.<p>So, to …

5 Patterns Behind Billion-Dollar Consumer Web Companies

<i>This post originally appeared on Geektime.</i><p>There are five strategies, or patterns, that set apart leading internet startups – or the billion-dollar club companies – from all the rest.<p>For the past several years I have been intrigued by what constitutes a successful habit. I’ve poured over myriads of …

The Best iOS And Android Apps Of 2013

Congratulations, Planet Earth! We made it another 365 days without crashing into the sun. Go team!<p>It’s the end of the year, and that means three things: booze, ridiculous sunglasses with numbers on them, and lists. Lots and lots of lists. You’ve seen our list of best/worst gadgets of the year. Up …

Apple Acquires Rapid-Fire Camera App Developer SnappyLabs [Update: Confirmed]

Apple has acquired the one-man photo technology startup SnappyLabs, maker of SnappyCam, sources tell me. [Update 1/5/2014 9:15am PST: Apple confirms the acquisition.] The startup was founded and run solely by John Papandriopoulos, an electrical engineering PhD from the University Of Melbourne who …

Why Starting Small Can Lead to a Better App

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The biggest question mobile app developers usually ask themselves is, 'how do I reach out to my customers?' Or, 'do my customers even want the app that I'm building?'<p>Building an app that brings traction and generates wealth requires that …

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Our Siri guide: How to merge your life with Apple’s witty virtual assistant

<i>Updated on 5-19-2017 by Kyree Leary to include updated text and new screenshots.</i><p>Touch is so 2011. Apple helped kick off the voice-control movement …