Where are C-level titles for marketing and sales?

CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) or CSO (Chief Strategy Officer) may be want you are looking for. See Forbes "State of the CxO marketplace".

Sep 27th 2013, 16:02 | 2 answers

Free trials and future pricing for early adopters

It depends on the target size of your custoemr base in say 2-3 years. If your targeting millions then you will pretty much need a free offering forever and a paid premium on top for key users. Best description of this model I've heard of so far is the evernote inverview on This Week In...

Sep 29th 2013, 17:16 | 3 answers

Outsourcing SEO on sites like Fiverr

You get what you pay for. In this case, you'll get someone using an automated tool to post spammy links and messages on forums and blogs that aren't moderated well. If that's the image that you want for your business, go for it, but I wouldn't recommend it if you want to have a serious business....

Sep 29th 2013, 22:08 | 11 answers

Need to create a professional Demo / Video Tutorial for my Software Application

Ian Ozsvald is the man behind ProCasts and author of The Screencasting Handbook. He has price estimates and several demos of past work on his site.

Oct 1st 2013, 13:22 | 9 answers

How do you decide how much to pay yourselves, before investment, in a very small startup?

Do thirds. That's what Joel would suggest. The risk of back biting infighting etc is offset by thirds. Do you want 1/3rd of a successful company or 40% of a failure?

Oct 1st 2013, 13:27 | 2 answers

Cheap transcription for video blog?

So I've used: TranscriptionStar – iSource solution Inc. transcription@transcriptionstar.com http://transcriptionstar.leapfile.com 1291 Weber Street| Pomona |CA |91768 Ph: 714-277-3909 before and they transcribed audio files that went with videos for about $1.25/minute (advertised $1.00 but...

Oct 5th 2013, 18:29 | 9 answers

How to find a voice over freelancer?

Try online resources. There are many online resources you could use to find Voice Over talent. I would recommend trying somewhere such as http://www.voices.com These sites offer sample recordings of a person's talent, which you can browse for free. Once you find someone you like you contact...

Oct 6th 2013, 12:58 | 3 answers

Server costs for video startup

The costs depend on your traffic and code-base, based on my experience working with large-scale video websites you need quite beefy servers just to process the video and convert it into a more friendly format, then you need the bandwidth to play the video back to the end-user. I would advise...

Oct 6th 2013, 22:34 | 7 answers

How do I pitch to a potential partner?

You are on the right track - you used a proper channel and made an initial contact. So far they have not rejected you officially. You still have a chance. It is possible that they still have interest, but not enough to get back to you. DO NOT send 5 pages - nobody's going to read it. I believe...

Oct 9th 2013, 12:31 | 2 answers

How will HTML5 impact the internet landscape?

It's like Internet Explorer, sometimes some components gets updated, but not all of them. I believe alot of sites will be re-written, but on the other hand, alot of them wont. Furthermore, I think web designers will become more and more creative with their content and the looks of their site.

Oct 11th 2013, 6:09 | 4 answers