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#Fails: The Stupidest Social Media Blunders

Social media week has started in London with business and individuals attending to keep up with the latest social media trends. With adaptation though comes mistakes and, unfortunately for businesses, social media mistakes by big brands have a nasty habit of going viral. These are some of the best…or worst social media blunders. (Source: Bloomberg)

The Chance A Startup Business Will Fail – Infographic

Blame it on the media when people seem to think that their hot tech startup will make them a billionaire by their mid-20s.

Being a startup ourselves, we are very interested in the factors that contribute to a startup’s success, so we created this infographic on the chances that your startup will fail or succeed. This also includes some research on projections for the best sectors to start your new business. Continue reading

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Expanding upon our recent article Mapping Tech Startups, Allmand Law is proud to present a visual breakdown of the companies involved and the strategies that caused them to succeed or fail. Sound off in the comments below on why YOU … Continue reading

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41% of Kickstarter Projects Fail – Infographic

Kickstarter is an innovative platform that helps entrepreneurs get funding needed for product development, but according to a new infographic, almost half of Kickstarter projects fail.

The infographic, created by AppsBlogger.com, looked at a total of 45,815 Kickstarter projects and nearly $215 million pledged funds. It shows that the secret to having a successful Kickstarter project is setting a realistic monetary goal and dedicating the right amount of campaigning days to spend on the site.

Shorter Kickstarter campaigns tend to better, with the average successful project lasting 38 days, compared to failed projects which averaged 43 days. Meanwhile, successful projects typically average $5,487 compared to failed projects which, on average, ask for $16,365…Read More

Source: Mashable.com, AppsBlogger.com, Kickstarter