/r/startups/

r/startups

1.6M members
r/startups is a subreddit with 1.6M members discussing topics like Startup and Advice. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is massive in size, and has high activity.
Welcome to /r/startups, the place to discuss startup problems and solutions. Startups are companies that are designed to grow and scale rapidly. Be sure to read and follow all of our rules--we have specific places for common content and requests.

Popular Topics in r/startups

#1

Startup

: "Got an offer to go work for an indirect competitor of my Startup. Is this a dick move?"
99 posts
#2

Advice

: "Looking for Advice on what to do next after winding down seed stage startup"
79 posts
#3

Business

: "Need Business book suggestions"
24 posts
#4

Funding

: "Backpaying employees upon next successful Funding round"
9 posts
#5

Co Founders

: "Two of my co-workers who I planned to start a startup with have started one without me."
6 posts
#6

Equity

: "CEO wants to convert my undiluted Equity to diluted Equity?"
5 posts
#7

Product

: "Time and time again I’ve seen so many small startups fail because of marketing… a good Product can be the best, but if you can’t sell it, it’s worth nothing!"
5 posts
#8

Cofounder

: "How to meet a Cofounder?"
4 posts
#9

Business Ideas

: "Guide: How to Find Business Ideas That Don't Suck"
3 posts
#10

Startup Idea

: "I want to validate my new Startup Idea, what's the hardest thing about it?"
3 posts

Popular Themes in r/startups

#1
Advice Requests
: "Guide: How to Find Business Ideas That Don't Suck"
62 posts
#2
Pain & Anger
: "Hiring “experienced” managers was a terrible mistake"
27 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "Is Microsoft's startup founder hub legit?"
19 posts
#4
Money Talk
: "Have built mvp, and then iterated on it to produce something unique, but I literally have no money and can't even afford to host it so haven't relaunched. Any advice on funding when you have no job, no credit history, no money and recently graduated?"
7 posts
#5
Self-Promotion
: "We're building a tool to help you find grants. Would you use it?"
1 post

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Member Growth in r/startups

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+378 members(0.0%)
Monthly
+26k members(1.7%)
Yearly
+440k members(38.3%)

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