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The best guides, tools and resources to help founders grow their business, raise capital and successfully crowdfund.
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Our free, downloadable business plan template to help you set the foundation for creating a convincing and articulate pitch to win over potential investors.
What is a Pitch Deck? Your investment pitch deck is a piece of content that needs to capture the imagination…
Aside from a genius business idea, your community is genuinely your business’ point of difference and how you engage with them is critical.
Facebook advertising can be a powerful acquisition channel, but it can also be a total waste of money. So, how to you maximise your ROI?
Minimum Viable Product (MVP) is a simple strategy to gauge what customers want in a product. But, what are the different types of MVP?
IP is what sets you apart from your competitors. Often your IP is and will remain your most valuable asset. Therefore, protecting your IP is vital to the success of your startup.
A good product strategy is essential to determine the direction and allocation of your product efforts. It’s a strategic vision of what you’re going to do to get your dream from A to B.
How can you effectively review your idea and everything that sits around it? We’ve written a handy guide to help you navigate through the various ways of evaluating a business idea.
This article is written from a practitioners perspective, highlighting and lightly exploring two common themes: when and what to scale.
Blood, sweat and tears, that’s what it has taken — everything you have. But when is the right time to let someone else captain the ship?
Looking at how EMI Schemes work and how they can help you incentivise your startup’s employees? Check out our guest post from Vestd.
A guide covering all the essentials required to make the decision on when, and how much, to start paying yourself.
Finding the right person can be transformative to your growth, whether due to the on-boarding of much-needed skills, ideas or a can-do attitude and entrepreneurial spirit.
Hiring becomes easier as your team grow. But, at the start, it is tough. So, here are some tips to keep front of mind.
Callum Quirk, Campaigns Associate What if we told you that the secret ingredient behind nearly every successful Seedrs raise is…
This guide will provide you with an overview of the data available throughout your campaign, and how to watch for opportunities to adapt your marketing activities to maximise investment.
Our top tips on how to fully leverage your social media channels and drive momentum to your campaign at the right time and with the right type of content.
A well-thought-out and executed investor communications plan can make all the difference in a campaign successfully funding or not.
In this guide, we’ll look at the different elements of promoting your campaign that contribute to campaign success, divided by the three key phases: pre-launch, private and public.