Posts by Carl Potak

Guy Kawasaki Art of Disruption and disrupting with startups

10 Rules for Building a Disruptive Technology Startup

Creating a disruptive technology with your startup, a startup that aims to change the world, is not an easy task....

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Product-Market Fit: What It Is, Why You Need It, and How to Get It

What is Product-Market Fit? The most successful startups achieve what’s called product-market fit. Product-market fit is when your product or...

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How to Structure an Awesome Startup Website

It’s important to create and structure a startup website so visitors from your target market get the most value and...

LinkedIn marketing best practices: a powerful guide for growth, via StartupDevKit

LinkedIn Marketing Best Practices: A Powerful Guide for Growth

LinkedIn is an incredibly powerful social media marketing platform and it’s the number one network for professionals. Yet so many...

Facebook ads

How to Run a Successful Facebook Ads Campaign

With the news of Facebook deciding to make their newsfeed feature more content from friends and family and less content...

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13 Best Freelance Websites to Hire Top Talent

Startups, whether bootstrapped or not, usually rely on freelancers and contractors in some form. Whether it’s programming, design, virtual assistance,...

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Steps to Learn Google AdWords and Become an Expert

If there are two things you should remember while you read this post and learn Google AdWords, it’s that: 1)...

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The 15 Best Desktop and Mobile App Beta Testing Sites

If you’re looking for a list of the best desktop and mobile app beta testing sites, then you’ve come to...

pre-launch blueprint plan - how to validate a startup idea

How to Validate a Startup Idea

In this post, we show you how to validate a startup idea. It’s important to validate your idea because you...

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38 Facebook Marketing Strategies to Fuel Your Growth

Facebook marketing has emerged as a great way to build traffic, leads, and sales without spending any money. You can...

How to Growth Hack Your Startup

How to Growth Hack Your Startup

Learning how to growth hack a startup is an extremely worthwhile process.  And it gets a lot easier the more...

How to Build a Minimum Viable Product

How to Build a Minimum Viable Product

Have a startup idea? Don’t waste all your money creating a full product version before you even know whether people...

How to Find, Vet, and Get Startup Co-Founders

How to Find, Vet, and Get Startup Co-Founders

Last updated October, 24th, 2017. Going solo in your startup may work for a little bit, but eventually, you’re going...

how to start a startup: a step-by-step guide

How to Start a Startup: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learning how to start a startup is important to your success. You need a process to follow so you know...

How to Write a Great Executive Summary

How to Write a Great Executive Summary

  This is a best-practices guide to learn how to write a great executive summary for your startup or business....

My Experience Covering TechCrunch Disrupt NYC 2017

My Experience Covering TechCrunch Disrupt NYC 2017

This week (May 15 – 17) I went to TechCrunch Disrupt NYC 2017 and I was very fortunate to get...

The Top Reason Why Startups Fail & How to Prevent It

The Top Reason Why Startups Fail & How to Prevent It

There so many reasons for startup failure.  However, this post digs deep into the top reason for startup failure & how...

Web Design & UX Trends for Conversion Rate Optimization

Web Design & UX Trends for Conversion Rate Optimization

Good web design and UX/UI is an extremely important aspect of any business now. Having poor design can make or...

34 Types of Key Performance Indicators to Measure Your Startup

34 Types of Key Performance Indicators to Measure Your Startup

Startup metrics are important to understand and keep track of so your startup can measure, analyze, and grow your business....