These tech and startup blogs offer awesome advice and consistent insight, and should make the cut for your RSS reader:
1.) Both Sides of the Table: Mark Suster is a 2x entrepreneur who has gone to the Dark Side of Venture Capital and focused on both sides of the table for Los Angeles and Silicon Valley. He joined GRP Partners in 2007 as a General Partner after selling his company to Salesforce.com. He focuses on early-stage technology companies and as such blogs about what it takes to be an entrepreneur, how to negotiate successfully, investing, and marketing.
2.) Techcrunch: A group-edited blog about technology start-ups, particularly the Web 2.0 sector. It offers technology news and analysis, as well as profiles of startup companies, products, and websites. It was founded by Michael Arrington in 2005, and was first published on June 11, 2005.
3.) Signal vs Noise: Weblog by the guys behind 37Signals about usability and good design, with a technology focus. 37signals is a privately held web application company based in Chicago co-founded in 1999 by Jason Fried, Carlos Segura, and Ernest Kim. Its first commercial application was Basecamp; this was followed by Backpack, Campfire, and Highrise. The blog is known for its outspoken voice and strong stances.
4.) Read Write Web: A popular weblog launched in 2003 by Richard MacManus, that provides Web Technology news, reviews and analysis, covering web apps, web technology trends, and social networking.
5.) Wired: A news site covering current and future trends in technology, and how they are shaping business, entertainment, communications, science, and politics. It is known for coining new terms, such as “the Long Tail”and “crowdsourcing.” It is also well known for its annual tradition of handing out Vaporware Awards which recognize “products, videogames and other nerdy tidbits pitched, promised and hyped, but never delivered.”
6.) Fast Company Design: Inspiring stories about innovation and business, seen through the lens of design.
7.) Betashop: Betashop is the blog of Jason Goldberg, founder & Chief Executive Officer at Fab.com. Jason reveals and behind the scenes peak at Fab including customer acquisition, design, metrics, etc and touches on other technology related topics.
8.) Startup Lessons Learned: This blog includes lots of ideas and learnings every startup can benefit from. It’s authored by Eric Ries, creator of the Lean Startup methodology. He previously co-founded and served as Chief Technology Officer of IMVU.
9.) OnStartups: Written by Dharmesh Shah this blog covers software startups in depth, sharing pain and passion points from his own experience.
10.) VentureHacks: Written by Nivi and Naval, founders (AngelList, Epinions), investors (Twitter), students (life), and advisors (billions), this site shares the best startup advice they can find from others and their own experiences.
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