Introducing Alarms

Introducing Cron AlarmsWe just launched a brand new feature, cron alarms and they are pretty freaking awesome. Free cron monitoring, all thanks to you.We get some great feedback here at cronasaservice.com, several users have asked us to add an alarm feature to monitor their jobs. Well here it is, we will…

Retention Is The Key To A Successful Startup

It seems to be the only thing that web millionaire wanna-be’s care about is growth. It’s true that growth matters but it isn’t always obvious how you can grow a business without either sooner or later imploding it by running out of funds or what to do when growth inevitably…

How to Launch a Startup - Part 1

Lecture by Sam Altman from YCombinatorStarting your own Startup is a daunting but exciting task. Luckily, there are plenty of people before you who've done it all and build billion dollar businesses in the process. Sam Altman is one of those guys, he quit college to start his own company…

How to Launch a Startup - Part 2

Second lecture by Sam Altman from YCombinator on launching a startupThis lecture discusses choosing a co-founder, how important it is to choose wisely and why co-founders should be like James Bond. Sam also discusses how not to hire employees despite how tempting it seems. The cost of getting an early hire…

How to Launch a Startup - Part 3

Third lecure in the series with guest host Paul Graham, co-founder of YCombinatorPaul Graham gives a brilliant and funny guest lecture. Paul discusses what happens before a startup. How do you come up with ideas? What should you study at college and who should you hire? Paul answers all these…

How to Launch a Startup - Part 4

Fourth lecture in the series, Adora Cheung guest lectures on building a product.Adora Cheung (of now defunct HomeJoy) talks about techniques for building and growing a product. Readers of The Lean Startup will be familiar with most of these techniques but there are some valuable lessons listed here. Talk to your…