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Should You Use Kickstarter Instead of Venture Capital?

First of all I did not even consider using Kickstarter to fund a company until a friend of mine pointed out that he was … [Read More...]

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What We Are Up to Now?

Friends and family, With the holidays and end of year coming up I thought timing would be right to let you know what … [Read More...]



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Online Business

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Facebook Buys Oculus VR – Deal Points Here

In 2012 Facebook bought Instagram for $1 Billion. Earlier this year, in February, Facebook paid $19 Billion for … [Read More...]

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Blu Kicks are Comfortable and they Support Threatened Habitats

I am always looking for something new, different, and when it comes to clothes - comfortable. I have a pair of … [Read More...]



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GrubHub Goes Public

GrubHub goes public today 4/4/14. They priced 7.4 million shares at $26 per share. That would put their market … [Read More...]

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5 Easy Steps to Create Your Own Billion Dollar Company

Now you may think this is a joke and you may giggle after reading the incredibly easy 5 steps. However after you read … [Read More...]




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Online Marketing

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.COM Domains No Longer Matter as Much as they Used To

Here is why I believe .COM does not matter anymore, or let's just say it does not matter as much as it use to. This … [Read More...]

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How to Advertise on Twitter

Determining how to target your advertising on platforms such as AdWords and Twitter Ads can be confusing. I recently … [Read More...]




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GrubHub Goes Public

GrubHub goes public today 4/4/14. They priced 7.4 million shares at $26 per share. That would put their market capitalization around $2 Billion. Ticker symbol will be GRUB on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:GRUB). Grubhub is Profitable

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5 Easy Steps to Create Your Own Billion Dollar Company

Now you may think this is a joke and you may giggle after reading the incredibly easy 5 steps. However after you read the steps be sure to look at the case study of how one company followed the steps, loses money, and is now worth $6 Billion. 5 Easy Steps 1. Create a Product […]

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IPO for Rubicon Project

The Rubicon Project company has been around for quite a while. We wrote about how to use their platform on your own site and setup networks within Rubicon Project to earn revenue and maximize your websites ad space, and other items of note about Rubicon. In our opinion they provide an impressive platform. Now Rubicon […]

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Yahoo Finance IPO List

Sometimes old school text without all the flashy graphics, videos and other distractions, is just what we need. When you want to follow the IPO market Finance Yahoo IPO page is just what you need. Take a look at the simplicity of the page: You can quickly and easily see the latest companies to go […]

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2U Goes Public Today Friday the 28th

2U, Inc. trading on the Nasdaq with ticker TWOU went public today. The IPO share price was $13 and the company sold 8 million shares. Stockholders sold 1.2 million shares for a total of 9.2 million shares being offered. According to the Street the company and some selling stockholders also included a 30-day option for […]

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Facebook Buys Oculus VR – Deal Points Here

In 2012 Facebook bought Instagram for $1 Billion. Earlier this year, in February, Facebook paid $19 Billion for WhatsApp, now they just bought another company – Oculus VR. Oculus announced it on their blog “Oculus Joins Facebook“. Facebook paid $2 Billion for Oculus VR According to Forbes it breaks down as follows: $400 million in […]

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Blu Kicks are Comfortable and they Support Threatened Habitats

I am always looking for something new, different, and when it comes to clothes – comfortable. I have a pair of extremely comfortable slip on shoes from blukicks. Much like Toms, blukicks has a donation program. They donate $1 for every pair of shoes they sell. The brand is inspired by their love of the […]

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Down went the King 15.56%

King Digital went public yesterday the 26th of March 2014 and the first day performance was -15.56%. It ended the day down $3.50 from the opening. But do not worry, it still has a market cap in the billions. One should compare King Digital (KING) to Zynga (ZNGA). Looking back to 2012 Zynga was at […]

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King Digital Entertainment Going Public Today Wednesday March 26

You may know King Digital Entertainment (http://king.com) as they are the maker of Candy Crush Saga. King Digital Entertainment will be going public on with ticker symbol KING. At a price around $22.50 as an opening price they hope to raise around $500 million and have a market cap around $7 billion. I have read […]

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.COM Domains No Longer Matter as Much as they Used To

Here is why I believe .COM does not matter anymore, or let’s just say it does not matter as much as it use to. This realization started with my kids. Like many things, it is a generational issue and newer generations have outgrown the knee jerk reaction to type in .COM after a company name […]