The Great Startup Wiki

Launch has Commenced

Launch has Commenced The /r/entrepreneur crowd got hold of the main post at exactly 11am. Found here: http://redd.it/1i34sd The Redditors who wanted a private message where alerted of the main post on Reddit. Facebook friends were notified of launch and some have begun spreading it to their networks of friends. Now we just have to find out if we have lift off.

No sleep

So I haven’t slept yet. I ate a hot pocket and hopped back onto the admin panel to do more work before launch time. It is currently 6:33am where I am and plan to launch around 11am. This is going to be interesting.

Open Letter To WordPress Blogs

Dear WordPress Blog owners, I know there is a great scare across the land of yours right now. I wish to help with that. I plan to run this website for a very long time and would love to see the information you have put together live on for years to come and be updated and kept warm and safe. My proposal is this. Before you decide to shut your doors, go to the Contact Us page we have and send us a very lovely message about your situation. We then can get together through private email channels or on Read more

Navigation

Background Story… So we were getting things ready for the website and didn’t get to actually blogging about it till now. We have a name, we have a website, we hosted it on Bluehost, and have been working 15 hour days for the last month or two now. Launch is Thursday 11, 2013. Why that day? Because research told us that would be a good day to launch. Not sure why that day but we are going with it. Navigation Baby The other day I had someone test the wiki for navigation as I was having issues figuring out how Read more

Interviews from Professionals on Startups

Interviews from Professionals on Startups Need some awesome information about running a startup? Great, because this video series is amazingly helpful for those needing some information on startups. These are interviews put on by thefoundationdotcom. [ARVE_youtube id=”H_ofurxf1qk”] Click to see Playlist on YouTube [psCode: PostAdvisorFormBlock]  

Business Related Ted Talks and Similar Series

Business Related Ted Talks and Similar Series There are some very powerfully educational and inspirational series on the internet that relate to business and life. This page has links to those videos. Ted Talks on Business Ted Talks are amazingly insightful and often cutting edge. Here are a couple great ones that are business related. Seth Godin: How to get your ideas to spread [ARVE_youtube id=”xBIVlM435Zg”] Derek Sivers: How to start a movement [ARVE_youtube id=”V74AxCqOTvg”] Ted Talks by Categories Business Entrepreneur Marketing Advertising Invention Economics Tedocracy is also a pretty cool website that sorts some of the best TED Talks Read more

The WordPress Editor

Known Problems The blockquote has a lot of problems with it. If your post is messed up, remove the “float=left” part and just make it say blockquote inside the []s. If this still isn’t working for you, you will have to take out the blockquote all together. We are looking into a way to get around this. If you know a way, let us know.

Articles and Pages That Need Created

This is a list of articles that need written. When they have been written they will be removed from the list or linked to. If neither of these have been done, please notify us through the contact page. [Article] How to protect an idea [Article] How to think of an idea (completed) [Article] How to protect an idea when trying to get a web developer to design your product. This information should be applicable to APP and software development as well. [Page] Public Domain invention submission form & output page [Page] Classifieds of all hackspaces, cospaces, and workspaces. Organized by Read more