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First Class Demo Day from Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator by Techstars

 And we were the lucky pitch deck designers on call!

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Last May, local enterprise Qualcomm (tech leader in mobile innovation) launched the first session of a Techstars Accelerator in its Research Center. Four months later, the robot-focused startups pitched in front of several hundred investors, out-of-towners and San Diego leaders.

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San Diego’s CrowdfundUP

Crowdfunding Hack-a-thon hosted by Brant Cooper and SD Tech Founders

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Kicking off at the UCSD Porters Pub, the first crowdfunding collaborative.

Lean Entrepreneur, Brant Cooper [@brantcooper], breaks down barriers to Crowdfunding with Joshua Baylin [@joshuabaylin] of VelocityKick.

“First, figure out if the world wants your shit.”

If done successfully, you’ll get customers who care and are invested in your success.

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Why Have a Website and What to Know When Starting Out

Why have a website? Well.. It’s probably the cheapest real estate you’ll find.

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But really, why you need a website is completely determined by the type of business you’re in — to support the movement of your product and the trust of your audience.

Go ahead and grab the domain, you will certainly need it once things get going. But don’t be stressed about it being perfectly dialed in to start. Your business will and should evolve as you learn.

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A few Tips for Effective Web Presence

Your influence on your community is directly related to the quality of your presence.

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The environment of the web is continually changing and the weighted importance of real-time content, social integration and mobile compatibility has been, and will continue to be significantly on the rise. These changes are creating opportunities and challenges for companies and organizations of all scales and experience.

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