By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) WIN A FREE TICKET to the Crunchies Awards. Join us this year for the Crunchies, awarded on January 31 in San Francisco. Here’s how to win a free ticket to “the Oscars for the Internet”: Step 1: Follow us on Twitter at @women2 Step 2: Tweet this [...]
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By Jennifer Van Grove (Writer, VentureBeat) To hell with PowerPoint — with a web-based slide deck you can achieve some eye popping effects and maybe even get the attention of dozens of potential investors. And don’t worry if you have no idea how to do this, because a startup called DressRush has open sourced its [...]
By Jennifer Lindner (Organizer, RailsBridge & Freelance Open Source Developer) Twitter not only helps facilitate organizing across the world, they invest in their local community by hosting RailsBridge workshops in their San Francisco office. We’re doing it. We’re teaching each other technology. Not how to use it: how to build it. We’re teaching and learning [...]
By Amy Millman (Co-Founder & President, Springboard Enterprises) Last week, Mark Suster and Gina Bianchini called attention to some of the most frequently asked questions when it comes to women in tech: “Why Aren’t There More Female Entrepreneurs?” and “Is there a Female Mark Zuckerburg?” Whenever this happens, we know Women 2.0 will respond with [...]
By Carol Massar (Co-Anchor of “Street Smart”, Bloomberg TV) It was fun to be a part of the Bloomberg Empowered Entrepreneur summit in New York City, an event in partnership with Women 2.0, among others. There were some great takeaways, including momentum to the idea that going public is not the endgame for young companies. [...]
By Alicia Liu (Participant, Founder Labs) It all went down exactly a week before demo day. 4:00pm: our team was getting ready to present our progress taking part in Founder Labs to Dave McClure, of 500 Startups, and John Malloy, of Blue Run Ventures. We were 4 weeks in, with only 1 more week to [...]
By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) In a series of tweets, the acquisition of social business management platform Oneforty was announced by Internet marketing and web analytics company HubSpot. Laura Fitton is the Founder & CEO of Oneforty, recently acquired by HubSpot. Follow her on Twitter at @pistachio. Laura wrote on the company [...]