Startup Beat

The startup publication for the 99%

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Oli Griffin
@oliggriffin · Reporter
Hey everyone, I'm Oli, the new editor of StartUp Beat. We're looking forward to reporting on all the news and views regarding startups from across the world. We think it's important to look beyond the confines of Silicon Valley and the Bay Area (though obviously those startups will be important news stories too!). Anyone checking us out with an interesting startup story, please contact oliver@startupbeat.com - we'd love to hear from all of you.

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Oli Griffin
@oliggriffin · Reporter
Hey everyone, I'm Oli, the new editor of StartUp Beat. We're looking forward to reporting on all the news and views regarding startups from across the world. We think it's important to look beyond the confines of Silicon Valley and the Bay Area (though obviously those startups will be important news stories too!). Anyone checking us out with an interesting... Show More
 
Ben Tossell
@bentossell · Community Lead, Product Hunt
What does "publication for the 99%" mean This sector is so tough. There are already great established brands covering startup news, TechCrunch, VentureBeat (I could go on of course). What makes startup beat special and how will it compete in this space We have such a knowledge overload there are so many places to get info in this day and age. Also,... Show More
Ali Afridi
@alikafridi · VC @ Lightbank
I like the concept but I wonder if you can really create a publication that covers startups everywhere outside of Silicon Valley and still cover enough stories in the specific locations to get people interested. For the bigger stories, the existing tech media sites already cover things internationally/outside Silicon Valley I follow a bunch of location... Show More
Adam Marx
@adammarx13 · CEO, Glipple, Inc.
This is interesting. Ben beat me to one of my central questions (again!). In a market with so much stiff competition, how do you feel you can differentiate yourself? I'm not sure that it can't be done, but I think that there needs to be something covered or featured in your publication that goes beyond the traditional tech reporting and interviews. What that... Show More
Victoria O'Shee
@vickyoshee · CEO & Co-founder, Skillet app
Congrats on the launch! The site looks nice but above all, it's good to see a new site featuring entrepreneurs and innovators from around the globe. Keep it up!
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