Category: 500 Startups

TechCrunch’s favorite companies from 500 Startups’ latest demo day

Today 500 Startups hosted a virtual demo day for its 26th batch of startups, a group of companies that TechCrunch covered back in February. 500 […]

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Why the Accelerator Model is Broken—and how 500 Startups is Fixing it

No one would’ve envisioned me as a venture capitalist. I was raised in rural Wyoming, far from the high stakes and deep pockets of Wall […]

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Welcoming New Partner and Global Digital Transformation Expert Flavio Dias as We Step Up Our Presence in Brazil

I first met Flavio in 2013, when he co-invested alongside 500 Startups in Olist, one of Brazil’s largest online marketplaces–which recently raised a Series C […]

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Tools and Tips for Working Remotely From 500 & GitLab

On March 16th, 500 had the opportunity to lead a chat with Darren Murph, the Head of Working Remote at GitLab. Due to the novel […]

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Ones to Watch in Esports

Esports continues to be a leader in advancing media technology, yet the gaming community continues to struggle in creating a singular hub for viewers to […]

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Using Design Strategy to Unlock Growth

Guest Post: The following post is a sponsored guest post by Noteh Strauss. All views and opinions represented in this post are the views and […]

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The Female Trailblazers Impacting Mental Health, Analytics, GovTech, and More

“Out of every ten investors that you’ve pitched, how many of them were female?” When we polled the female founders of Batch 26, the answers […]

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Tax Filing is Approaching, Here’s How Your Business Can Save

Guest Post: The following post is a sponsored guest post by Scott McCutcheon of incentAdvise. All views and opinions represented in this post are the […]

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Ones to Watch in Sensors and AI

In the golden age of data, businesses in media, communication, and commerce were some of the first to adapt their operations to work directly with […]

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Hospitality Tech as a Service

As sector agnostic investors, we get a first-hand look at tech-enabled startups across a number of different verticals. One which you may not have heard […]

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It’s Not Just You, Seed Rounds Are Actually Getting Bigger

Like our yellow stripey friends, the bees, seed funding rounds are small and numerous. And, like bees, an individual seed round is likely to create […]

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Meet the Startups of Batch 26

We are excited to announce our 26th batch of companies to join our flagship seed accelerator in San Francisco. From social media analytics to sensors […]

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Enterprise customers want to work with startups. Here’s how to get in the door.

Guest Post: The following post is a sponsored guest post by Perry Light, the Market Connect Lead, North America of Oracle for Startups. All views […]

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Market Research for Startups: 3 Steps to Success

Guest Post: The following post is a sponsored guest post by SEMrush. All views and opinions represented in this post are the views and opinions […]

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Where top VCs are investing in adtech and martech

This post is curated by Keith Teare. It was written by Arman Tabatabai. The original is [linked here] Lately, the venture community’s relationship with advertising […]

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Where top VCs are investing in adtech and martech

This post is curated by Keith Teare. It was written by Arman Tabatabai. The original is [linked here] Lately, the venture community’s relationship with advertising […]

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5 Fast Ways To Know You’re Underpriced & How To Fix It

I see this far too often: earnest company joins me on an introductory call seeking advice on how to grow revenue and profit quickly. I […]

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