Aleksandar Smiljanic

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Personas: The Art and Science of Understanding the Person Behind the Visit

Market segmentation is a basic tenet of marketing that has long been ignored by SEOs. And that's okay, because for a long time working on the …

video

Eric Ries was kind enough to invite me to speak at his Lean Startup Conference.<p>In the talk I reviewed the basic components of the Lean Startup and …

Eclectica

Hrvati ekstremni u Europi po mišljenju da su za uspjeh ključne političke veze, a ne vrijedan rad i obrazovanje! Izašao je novi Eurobarometer sa …

Why "Simple" Websites Are Scientifically Better

In a study by Google in August of 2012, researchers found that not only will users judge websites as beautiful or not within 1/50th – 1/20th of a …

Web Design

Welcome To The Unicorn Club: Learning From Billion-Dollar Startups

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Aileen Lee is founder of Cowboy Ventures, a seed-stage fund that backs entrepreneurs reinventing work and personal life through software. Previously, she joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 1999 and was also founding CEO of digital media company RMG Networks, backed by KPCB.</i> …

LinkedIn's Series B Pitch to Greylock: Pitch Advice for Entrepreneurs

<b>0</b> Flares <b>0</b> Flares ×<p>At Greylock, my partners and I are driven by one guiding mission: <i>always help entrepreneurs</i>. It doesn’t matter whether an …

Investing

How to Raise Money

<b>Want to start a startup?</b> Get funded by Y Combinator.<p>September 2013<p>Most startups that raise money do it more than once. A typical trajectory might be …

Venture Capital

How to Raise Money

<b>Want to start a startup?</b> Get funded by Y Combinator.<p>September 2013<p>Most startups that raise money do it more than once. A typical trajectory might be …

WP Engine

by Jason Cohen onJanuary 4, 2018 23 Comments<p>WP Engine just announced passing $100M in annual recurring revenue and a $250M investment from Silver …

Product Management

Why Twitter Buying MoPub Is a Very Big Deal

Full disclosure: I’m a former Facebook product manager and was creator and builder of Facebook Exchange (FBX), Facebook’s real-time bidding ad …

Industrija i trgovina izgubile 80 tisuća radnih mjesta, ali broj birokrata se povećao!?

Glasniji dio intelektualaca i političara, bez ijednog argumenta i brojke kojim bi potkrijepili vlastite tvrdnje, godinama neprekidno ponavlja da …

South Africa

Besmisleno kvazi-kejnezijansko orgijanje značajno je produbilo i produžilo krizu u Hrvatskoj

<b>Suprotno tvrdnjama analfabeta i manipulatora, ekstremna ‘poticajna’ potrošnja u Hrvatskoj traje već 5 godina. Mogli bismo ju nazvati kejnezijanskom</b> …

Ignore PR and buzz, use Google Trends to assess traction instead

<i>[Yelp shows a healthy navigational search graph – lots of people are continuing to search for its brand, and you can see some seasonality where it</i> …

The ABC of raising your seed round – Eran Galperin

After failing miserably to raise 18 months ago, digging deep and bootstrapping our way to profitability, we made another attempt earlier this year …

Investor Herd Dynamics

<b>Want to start a startup?</b> Get funded by Y Combinator.<p>August 2013<p>The biggest component in most investors' opinion of you is the opinion of other …

Venture Capital

Why Startups Should Raise Money at the Top End of Normal

<b>2 preamble issues having read the comments on TC today:</b><br>1: I know that the prices of startup companies is much great in Silicon Valley than in smaller …

Most Startups Should be Deer Hunters

This post is part of my series “Startup Lessons”<p><b>Elephants, Deer and Rabbits — Some thoughts on start-up segmentation</b><p>Nearly all of the mistakes I made …