Stuff to help you get your business, event or project off the ground:
WordPress – the .com version. It’s free: http://wordpress.com/
Digital Pacific. Australian hosting firm. Brilliant and helpful.
Elance and oDesk.
Steve Blank’s Startup Tools. The repository of every trick in the online book. Sort of.
Pedro Pereira’s Startup Tools. Also very good. Plus a pretty interesting blog.
Fantastic resource on starting your own blog, by Darren Rowse of ProBlogger: Starting Your First Blog? 29 Tips, Tutorials and Resources for New Bloggers Darren is one of Australia’s most successful bloggers. And yes, even if you’re not in the content space, you should still be blogging about your business – it helps your customers to get to know you.
To be continued..
People to not do business with:
kgrant, of Elance. https://www.elance.com/e/kgrant/
Never mess with a pissed-of Scorpio.
Drop me a line if you need help starting your venture. Single mums will always get help from me: