You’ll also need to do a lot of market research before you launch the site.You might think you’ve found the perfect niche, but a Google search might find that someone else has got there before you.Simply issuing a release on Response Source or PR Wire could bring coverage in lots of different places, free of charge.Contact the local papers if you’re focused on the local area.
And that's kind of exciting, when you think about it, because all three are doable. And since a startup that succeeds ordinarily makes its founders rich, that implies getting rich is doable too. If there is one message I'd like to get across about startups, that's it.Here are a few startups I met at Tech Crunch Disrupt SF that want to bring online dating into the modern era.Michael Cafferata, a firefighter, started Video Date on the side.He says he used to use online dating sites but was always frustrated by the process. “And if you go on a date with someone and there’s no chemistry, you’re still stuck trying to entertain them for the rest of the date.” Cafferata met his wife at the mall, ending his tumultuous relationship with online dating.But he still wants to solve the online dating problem. The entire experience, including filling out your profile, happens on a mobile device.