Raising Funds via Angel-list

Source: Mashable, Nov 2011

1. Make It Easy for Investors To Write Checks

2. Start with the Basics

  • Include numbers.
  • Focus on traction. How many customers have signed up to your service? How many have been active in the past 30 days? What is your viral coefficient?
  • Include screenshots of your product, a video walk-through and one or two charts that display traction or revenue. If you have a good video pitch, include that too.

3. Find a Good Referrer

4. Shop It Around to People You Already Know

5. Use Your AngelList Profile as Your Executive Summary

6. Be Responsive

7. Look for Your Lead Investor

8. Fill Out the Round

9. Keep Your Profile Active and Up-to-Date

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s