Newsletters, curated resources for founders, and articles that don't fit in other categories.
Co-founder equity calculator
Quick online form with a series of questions that can help you arrive at an equity split for founders.
Sequoia Capital - Preparing a Board Deck
Strategies and best practices for preparing a presentation for your Board.
Techstars Entrepreneurial Toolkit
A 20-part collection of curated videos from Techstars mentors aimed at supporting entrepreneurs in their journey. Categories like 'Navigate Cofounder Relationships', "Build a Diverse Workforce", and "Entrepreneurs & Mental Health" are best-in-class guides, although all of the videos are worth your time.
A collection of tools to help founders build product efficiently and at lowest cost. Different than this guide in that it primarily focuses on building software product.
Free tools & Resources from Growth Supply
400+ links to tools and other resources that are either entirely free or have a free tier. Useful when you need to find something specific to fit a need for your startup.
YCombinator Resource library
First Time Founder Resource List
Curated set of resources for first-time founders.
A massive, curated collection of links, documents, resources and articles for founders and early-stage companies.
Brand Positioning Slide Walkthrough
Examples of good brand positioning slides to help you communicate where you fit in a product category, and why it's exciting.
Community Playbook for Founders
An overview of best practices for building a community around your startup or building a community-based startup.
SaaS key metrics
Founder & startup-focused articles. An excellent resource for startup sales and marketing best practices.
Quantitative approach to product/market fit
Article from Tribe Capital
TAM Modeling tool
Guidelines and a spreadsheet template for modeling total addressable market
First Round Review
Newsletter focused on guides and articles for early-stage founders
How to start a startup at Carnegie Mellon
Collection of links and resources from Contrary Capital. Focused on CMU startups but some links are broadly applicable to any founding team.
Gust-s co-founder equity calculator
A self-paced questionnaire backed by data from Gust to help you find an appropriate co-founder equity split.
Curated SEO Tools
A meta-list of 257 categorized tools to implement and manage SEO.
A categorized list of tools that can be leveraged by startups. Identifies tools with a free tier and includes a powerful search/filter function.
Latham Drive 'Book of Jargon' for early-stage companies
An incredibly useful database of terms used in early-stage companies, mainly centered around investment terminology. Potential investor used a term you aren't familiar with or reviewing your first term sheet? Check here.