Web Startups

Finding a Website or App Developer

Finding a Website or App Developer Finding a developer can be tricky. Be aware that getting workers from outside the USA may sound like a good idea, but it is not a good idea. You have no protection at all and the communication issues become difficult and the code you get can be quite messy. Sure you may have a friend that had some exceptional work done but that is not the norm at all. Dev Companies GlowTouch – Contract company recommended by Bluehost DevFactory (unsure) Dev Freelancer Communities Elance – Links you to up with developers Matchist – Links Read more

Inventing, Designing, Manufacturing, and Buy and Sell All with this Website

Get Your Idea Made Here or Help Someone Make Their Idea then Sell This elite website is being named as such because it allows designers and thinkers to meet up and create and then the end result is that you can sell. Learn more about it on their about page. You may have had the following questions before: Where can I get my invention made? I have an idea but can someone design it for me? I have awesome CAD skills and some spare time and would like to make money from it. How can I do that? I want Read more

Stock Video

Stock Video There is such a thing as stock video. We will help you with that. Stock Video Resources GettyImages Video VideoHive Alamy Video [psCode: PostAdvisorFormBlock]

Stock Photography

Stock Photography You will want to use stock photography for your website because if you pull something off a website or Google Images, you are going to get sued into oblivion. I don’t think you want that. Stock Photography Resources PhotoDune PhotoSpin GettyImages GraphicRiver – Image related materials such as icons and vector art. ShutterStock BigStockPhoto DreamsTime Fotolia iStock Photo JuniperImages CorbisImages Veer Alamy Note: A price grid needs created for easy comparisons. Note: sxu was excluded for the poor quality and selection found there. [psCode: PostAdvisorFormBlock]

Record your Screen for Free. A Web App

Record your Screen for Free without Downloading any Program using Screenr Screenr – http://www.screenr.com This program allows you to start recording as soon as you hit their website. It records in HD and you can share it with folks right away. Great for all sorts of business stuff. Absolutely free for most things. You can record audio as well. You can white label this and stick it in your website as a tool if you need to. Betapunch.com does this for their usability testing website.

Domain Names

How Do I Name My Website? This is a modified version of a conversation I had with a great person on Reddit.com. It should sum up a great deal about how to pick a name. Original Message (identifying information changed) Hey there, My name’s Jimmy, and I am a recent marketing graduate from SIU who is looking to launch his own online company. I saw two separate posts by you mentioning you were great at brainstorming ideas and that you had a few domains available. My company would be focusing on providing web design and development, social media content, web Read more

Royalty Free Music for your Project

Royalty Free Music for your Project “Where do I get music for my project?”, you may ask, so we will help you with that. What is royalty free music though? It is music or audio that you purchase that you can use for various projects such as online videos, your music compilations, your video game you are making, etc. Check the licenses to be sure what you can use it for. It is like stock photos but instead of photos it is audio. Music and Audio Resources Audio Jungle Premium Beat GettyImages Music Note: A price grid needs created for Read more

How to Design Things and the Purpose of It

How to Design Things and the Purpose of It You have different stages of a product, be it a written item, a physical item, a website, or whatever else you come up with. The point of good design is for ease of reading and understandability, not to look artsy or how different it can be from other things. Functionality Every product has a purpose and function to serve. The purpose of a website is to capture attention as well as communicate effectively. In order to do those two things it must have a good design. To capture attention it needs Read more

Why Formats Matter

Why Formats Matter What do I mean by that? I mean that the way you setup your business and what methodology you use to accomplish it matters. Let’s just get into some examples. Store that allows people to play games and sells just a few games VS A game store that primarily sells games and allows people to play games in a smaller or more secondary area An information database site that uses a blog vs a wiki. A company that gives information out as a primary and sells eBooks as a secondary VS a company that sells a service Read more