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Is Facebook Creating its Monopoly?

Starting off as a medium of social interaction for the fellow college mates, Facebook Inc. has managed to obliterate a lot of its competitors that came along its way! 511 more words

Facebook

矽谷啟示錄(七):創業要吸「回頭客」

很多同行常為如何擴大用戶基礎(Users Base)、提升產品的下載量而煩惱。然而,Y Combinator告訴我們:

不要考慮擴大規模 , 直到你找到100個對產品滿意的用戶。
Don’t think about scale up until you find 100 happy customers.

這句話聽起來有些反常規,因為大部分人的思維模式是:

如果App一出街即刻就有1000萬下載量,一定會很型。

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Customer Acquisition For The Newbie Entrepreneur

Customer Acquisition and Startup Failures

This is a post for newbie startup founders, and fresh entrepreneurs willing to land their very first set of customers. Often startups fail because of lack of customers ( 645 more words

Startup

When the Easy Growth Is Over

A version of this essay was originally published at Tech.pinions, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.

Growth cycles come in waves, some bigger than others. 1,111 more words

Voices

The Tablet Story Isn't Over -- But It's Changing

A version of this essay was originally published at Tech.pinions, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.

It’s hard to argue with the narrative — larger phones are impacting tablet sales. 944 more words

Mobile

Twitter Cuts Off Employee Access to Its Metrics

At Twitter, size matters.

There’s no metric more important to the social network than the number of people that use the service — more specifically, its monthly active users, or MAUs. 475 more words

Social

The four types of users you need to grow a community

Over the past week, I spent some time trying to segment Volley’s user base. There is quite a bit of overlap between the segments, but I was able to identify the source of each member, and the impact of different types of users on the community’s growth. 931 more words

Startups