ssg daily yo! march 10, 2015

ssg daily yo! march 10, 2015

startup members edited daily | archives at | join our growing grassroots community and invite other founders, angel investors, VCs, and advisors to


  1. member blogs yesterday — 6.
  2. contributions to editing — n/a



  1. 1st Bitcoin transaction on SSG Slack!!!
  2. Special invite by Eric W. !!! details on Slack and Email for SSG members.



  • 167 members; 120 on Slack
  • Goal: 1000 members by June 2015; be the best startup community, period. 8 blogs/day means 1 blog to read every hour at work.
  • Blogs today my members? 1


ideas to consider

  1. Use bitcoin as mode of awarding SSG members between members


member blogs – highlight blogs from ssg members; please read, engage, tweet…

  1. JD [to edit]
  2. Increase online sales by optimizing the right keywords by Eric Dunstan
  3. Focus & Feedback by Charles Jo


interesting notes from SSG Slack & elsewhere

  1. Build


member tweetstorms, rebuttstorms (hi @pmarca), upcoming speaking engagements, events (pix or it didn’t happen!), quora Q&A

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icymi (best of Mattermark, @sama, etc.)



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past ideas

  1. ssg labs – started 3/4/15
    1. explore ideas within group
  2. edition times – 9:30pm PST (initially 3/4/15)
  3. create easier invite and onboarding than (initially 3/4/15)
    ← WeAreLATech is using a TypeForm page to onboard to their slack channel. See:

    1. 10 minutes to process…
  4. better format for website, more content/context
  5. save also as pdf editions – done
  6. theme song to newsletter by one of Adam Marx’s @adammarx13 awesome bands; maybe cycle thru his bands?
  7. invite more tech/startup bloggers
  8. automate this newsletter (by @costrike)
  9. virtual pitches in future. Google Hangouts -> Yahoo stream.  40 minutes Total next time.
  10. Bloggers – focus on finding tech startup bloggers to join SSG.
  11. RFB: Request for blogs.  Crowdsource ideas for member blogs.
  12. Create a mobile app for SSG users (not slack ) ?
  13. Create a SSG social network site on top of present website –    ?
  14. Create visual analytics about subject matters and topics reheated to start ups



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Your input is welcome