Tips on raising pre-seed round for early stage saas startup

Aditya Joshi
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Hey guys I am working on a saas product (bootstrapped) with early user validation and 5-6 premium users. To go beyond I am looking to raise a pre-seed round. Please share your tips or journey...


Manoj Ranaweera
1. Why do you need to dilute founder equity at this stage? 2. What's your MRR? 3. How much do you need? 4. What would you spend the money on? 5. What would the money achieve? I wrote about pre-seed pitch decks sometime back https://www.techcelerate.venture... May be useful. If the money is for talent, I got 2,839 individuals ready to help you free of charge at We just charge monthly subscription for access. They can help you from user acquisition, support, HR to product development. All talent is free.
Johnny Lester
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