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SnappFood is Focusing on a New Vertical: Online Grocery Shopping

  SnappFood is the largest online food ordering platforms in Iran, however, this startup is focusing on an online grocery shopping to diversify its services and expands its portfolio. SnappFood has launched its online grocery shopping service for about a year now. Since then, the service has encountered many challenges. However, for each challenge, SnappFood […]

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2nd Silk Road Summit Takes Place May 2-3 in Tehran

The 2nd Silk Road Startup Summit will take place on May 2-3, with Iran’s top 8 startups competing in a pitch competition. Silk Road Startup is the largest event that introduces Iranian startups to the international community with the aim of connecting the leading innovative organizations in the country, facilitating international relations, providing access to […]

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Are Social Media Influencers Losing the Game of Trust?

We are all influencing and being influenced, following and being followed, but we are not trusting all, and not all are being trusted. When we play the game of trust, we win, or we ruin. At its core, Influencer marketing is supposed to be a scaled and accelerated version of word-of-mouth marketing (WOMM), the most […]

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Toman Startup: We Will Be the Pioneer of Smart-City Platforms

FinTech startups usually use bank investments to enter the market, but Toman is different. It has entered the market without any bank investments. In the course of the past 7 months, Toman has obtained a considerable part of the online transactions of taxi fee payments. The very presence of big banks in the FinTech market […]

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2018 Silk Road Startup’s Road Trip Kicks off on October 13

2018 Silk Road Startup’s Road Trip will be kicked off on Saturday, October 13th. A team of Iranian and international entrepreneurs and investors will take a 10-day tour to 5 cities of Iran in search of the best startups around the country. Silk Road Startup is organizing the 2nd series of pitch competitions around Iran […]

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Snappmarket Tapping Into the Online Grocery Market in Iran

Snapp the online transportation network giant has partnered up with HyperStar, the subsidiary of French multinational retailer Carrefour in Iran to tap into the Iranian online grocery market with a new brand named Snappmarket. The online grocery market is becoming the next sector to tap all around the world. Only in the U.S., the online […]

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How Agile Are Iranian Startups?

Scrum can be considered the most popular method of implementing agile patterns among small companies and software teams, especially startups. Software development agility is said to be a collection of techniques and patterns that aim to develop software in rotational periods and interact between the software development team and the business sector for the development […]

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Silk Road Startup Announces Iran’s 2018 Top 8 Startups

Silk Road Startup’s 2018 Road Trip took place from October 13th to 22nd. After a series of pitch competitions around 5 cities of Iran, 8 startups have been selected to pitch for the final event and also a 100-day online acceleration program called Silkroad 100. This year Silk Road Startup’s Road Trip events were held […]

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The Story of Flightio, a 200-billion Toman Bootstrapped Startup

Think about a tourism startup that more than two million travelers used its service since 2016, with a growth rate of over 10,000% in terms of the number of baskets in one year. Flightio is the story of friendship and three cofounders’ cooperation, whose initial experiences were not successful. However, in the end, it was […]

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8 Startup Myths and Facts You Need to Know About

There are a lot of myths about startups which can impact a business proposal to many extends and eventually hold back the entrepreneur from reaching their goals. Here are 8 myths you need to prepare yourself for. Generally speaking, when a new idea keeps up in the trending rallies, a lot of people may find […]

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