Startup Ideas

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Want to create a startup company? Our guides will help you come up with the best startup ideas, and we’ll share plenty of tools and resources to help you reach success. From tech startup ideas to social entrepreneurship ideas, we've got you covered.

Popular Startup Ideas by Category

We've created lists of innovative startup ideas that will help you become a successful entrepreneur. Explore the articles below to find the best startup idea for you!

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The Best Startup Ideas to Make Money in 2022

Choosing an innovative idea is essential when starting a startup. Find inspiration by reading our list of the best startup ideas to help you make money in 2022.

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Startup Ideas for Social Entrepreneurs

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur and want to make a positive change? Launch a social enterprise startup by reading our list of social entrepreneurship ideas.

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Best Tech Startup Ideas

Find the right idea for your future startup with the 35 best tech startup ideas with rapid growth and profitability in mind.

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Best Startup Ideas for Students

This guide highlights the most innovative and distinctive startup ideas for students to help you find the right business for you.

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Startup Ideas for Education Entrepreneurs

If you think you have the teaching skills in addition to wanting to start a business, consider starting an education startup!

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Startup Ideas for Green Entrepreneurs

Check out our startup ideas for green entrepreneurs to make an environmental impact and help the earth.

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Startup Ideas for Food Lovers

This guide covers the best startup ideas for food lovers, from home-based food business ideas to unique ideas that’ll let your inner foodie shine.

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Coming Up With Startup Ideas

Wondering how to come up with startup ideas and choose the right one for you? Read our guides below to get started!

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How to Come up With Startup Ideas

The makeup of any great startup idea is a creative solution, a standout product, and a passionate founder dedicated to growing the company.

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How to Choose The Right Startup Idea

Choosing an innovative idea is essential when starting a startup. Find inspiration by reading our list of the best startup ideas to help you make money in 2022.

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How 15 Founders Came Up With Their Startup Idea

You don’t have to be a business mastermind to come up with a great startup idea and these successful entrepreneurs prove it.

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Brainstorming Techniques for Generating Startup Ideas

The best way to get a headstart coming up with a great startup idea is to brainstorm. Check out these brainstorming techniques for generating startup ideas.

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How to Validate a Startup Idea

We cover what startup validation is, why it’s important to validate your ideas, as well as how to validate a startup idea successfully.

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Best Books on Startup Ideas

There are many books that can help jumpstart your creativity and get the juices flowing. We discuss the best books on startup ideas and what you can learn.

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Free Resources for Your Startup

Here are some free resources to help you with your new startup: