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Howard is a Startup Marketer, Blogger & founder of 3 startups. Currently working with a London based Social Gaming startup.

David vs. Goliath – Startups pitching to the big guys

April 5, 2014

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This article was originally published on Tech City News How to get your idea in front of big brands You have a great product and initial investment, but getting your idea in front of a major global brand is one of the biggest challenges a startup can face. So how do entrepreneurs break through the […]

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How to achieve positive ROI from a Conference (& be the best hustler in the room)

June 29, 2013

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I sit on a high speed train, hugging the side of Lake Geneva Switzerland – as I make my way on back to the airport from The Festival of Media Global Conference where I spent the last few days. It’s been a productive few days. Our company won the Hot Company of The Year award, […]

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A Year in Review – and my Goals for 2013

January 20, 2013

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A Year in Review – and my Goals for 2013

I’ve been an avid goal setter for years – and I believe it’s one of the most important things that a successful person can do. In this post I’ll share my goals for the year ahead – and review how I did on my goals for last year. Why do I bother? Well there’s a […]

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How to Grow a Fast Growth Startup

October 16, 2012

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In this video interview, I’m joined Dan Martell, founder of Clarity Dan has launched a number of successful startups in the past decade including Spheric (acquired ’08), Flowtown (acquired ’11) an now Clarity (which has recently hit its 10,000th call milestone) – one of the most powerful products out there for helping new startup founders and […]

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How to Get Investment for your Startup

October 11, 2012

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In this video interview, I’m joined by Startup Investor Julian Carter Julian is MD and Co-Founder of EC1 Capital – an investment firm that specialises in investing in early stage web and mobile startups. Julian’s fund typically invests $80,000 – $320,000 (£50K – £200K) and Julian is on the look out for great startups to […]

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Ignite it! Entering a Startup Accelerator

September 15, 2012

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It’s not every day you get to cross a Life Goal off your to do list. That’s exactly what Andy (my business co-founder, awesome developer dude & lover of Muller fruit corners), and I are doing.  We have entered a startup  into a startup accelerator. Entering a startup in a startup accelerator has ben on […]

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Mobile Marketing Mastery: How to Get to the Top of the App Charts

August 27, 2012

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In this video interview, I’m joined by Entrepreneur, Mobile Marketing expert and founder of Mobile Dev HQ – Ian Sefferman I came across Ian when reading an amazing post he did explaining the fundamentals of mobile app marketing, and I knew he would be the perfect person to discuss the subject of mobile marketing in […]

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How to Hit 4 million Users in 6 months – A Startup Case Study

July 25, 2012

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                    How to grow your startup from zero users to  million users, in just 6 months? That’s the question I’m regularly asked at startup events when they hear about the success we’ve had with I Am Playr (the social game I work with), which we launched […]

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How to Prototype a Successful Startup, with Amir Khella

July 10, 2012

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In this video interview, I’m joined by Entrepreneur, startup advisor and user experience designer Amir Khella Amir has designed and helped launch more than a dozen startups (including Ustream, Docverse and many others). His own latest project Keynotopia was launched in 3 hours with a $47.50 budget and had it’s first paying customer in 10 […]

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7 Reasons Why Your QR Codes Suck

July 3, 2012

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                            QR Codes are the Hottest New thing in Marketing, Every Marketing Campaign Needs a QR Code – yep we’ve heard it all over the past year And my, haven’t we seen lots of QR codes. Question time: How many times have […]

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