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🎙 The Failory Podcast

Some founders make it, others not. We're here to talk with those who've gone through both failed and successful startups and learn from their wins and mistakes. Weekly episodes, published on Mondays.

👻 Startup Cemetery

A big resource for entrepreneurs and startup owners, in which we have collected and analyzed why +100 big companies have failed. Learn from mistakes, and avoid being part of the 90% of businesses that fail.

Zoomo

P2P transactions of pre-owned cars

Transportation
Shut Down
$6M
Bad Business Model
Transportation
India
In 2014
By 2016
Two
Between 11 And 50
Between 1M 10M
Bad Business Model
Shut Down
Pixate

Platform for mobile interaction design

Design
Shut Down
$3.8M
Acquisition Flu
Design
United States
In 2012
By 2016
Two
Between 11 And 50
Between 1M 10M
Acquisition Flu
Shut Down
Vine

Platform to share short looping video clips

Social Media
Shut Down
No Data
Multiple Reasons
Social Media
United States
In 2012
By 2017
Three
Between 51 And 100
No Data
Multiple Reasons
Shut Down
Dazo

India's first curated food demand platform

Food and Beverage
Shut Down
No Data
Competition
Food and Beverage
India
In 2015
By 2016
Two
Between 11 And 50
No Data
Competition
Shut Down
Yik Yak

Anonymous location-based social network

Social Media
Shut Down
$73.5M
Legal Challenges
Social Media
United States
In 2013
By 2017
Three
Between 11 And 50
More Than 50M
Legal Challenges
Shut Down
PepperTap

Large and fast grocery delivery service

Food and Beverage
Shut Down
$51.2M
Poor Product
Food and Beverage
India
In 2014
By 2016
Two
Between 1001 And 5000
More Than 50M
Poor Product
Shut Down
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❌ Interviews With Failed Startup Founders

Every week we interview entrepreneurs who have had to shut down their startup. There are now +50 interviews with founders from over 50 countries and 14 industries. They're already described 14 reasons for failure. Learn from their mistakes!

How lack of focus meant $400k burnt and InoVVorX’s shut down
By 
Maxim Dsouza
  •  
November 19, 2020
India
Agency
Capital
From $40k/mo to $70k in debt - Why this advertising agency shut down
By 
Derric Haynie
  •  
November 11, 2020
United States
Agency
People Management
How we went from $1M raised and 100k users to shut down
By 
Devan Sood
  •  
October 14, 2020
United States
App
Business Costs
Capital
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✅ Interviews With Successful Entrepreneurs

We weekly interview successful entrepreneurs who are rocking it with their startups. Check them out to find interviews with well-known successful founders of startups who are generating over $350,000 per month!

Bootstrapping a SaaS to $4k/mo in a competitive market
By 
Alexander Isora
  •  
November 19, 2020
Russia
SaaS
Up to 50K
Growing a SaaS-Related Paid Newsletter to $8k/mo in 4 Months
By 
Kevin Conti
  •  
November 4, 2020
United States
SaaS
Up to 50K
Bootstrapping a privacy-first Google Analytics alternative to $4k/mo
By 
Marko Saric
  •  
October 26, 2020
SaaS
Up to 50K
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📚 Startup Help Blog

It won't guarantee your success, but learning from others sure helps! Here's our guides, lists and eBooks to help you  grow a successful startup.

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🔧 Entrepreneurial Lists

Working with the right tools can mean the success or failure of your business. We have collected the best resources, articles and tools to help with all the different stages of your startup.

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