Money Matters

Ok, this might sound like bragging, but I have a very happy news to share with you all. My little company has crossed an important milestone. We have made $109,941 in revenues in the last 12 months. (October 2009 to September 2010). The numbers: October 2009 was such a key month in my start-up. I […]


As a startup owner, my first and foremost goal is to keep expenses ridiculously low. At the same time I have conflicting goals like, Give insanely awesome customer service Design fantastic products But I found a decent balance between these goals and today I want to share some of the tactics I use to keep […]


What is your Startup’s Goal ?

by Chandoo on June 13, 2010 · 1 comment

in Money Matters

There is an interesting article on TechCrunch by Vivek Wadhwa on Is Entrepreneurship all about Exit? I like this article as it raises an important question. Read an excerpt (emphasis mine): What business schools teach, and the conventional wisdom in Silicon Valley, is that a tech startup must have a clearly defined exit strategy and […]

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One of the advantages of a web based startups is that, they cost very little to setup. Today I want to give you a lowdown on how much it actually costs to run a mildly busy website. I will use’s real traffic and running expenses to break it down for you. Please note that […]