Frequently Asked Questions

What is Startupmound?

Startupmound helps entrepreneurs by offering them platform to pitch their executive summaries in the form of an interactive svg presentation so that they may more effectively acquire their funding needs. Startup Mound allows you to make your pitch immediately visible to an investors network, after being successfully endorsed by trusted investment analyst, that is specific to your preferences in order to better facilitate deal-flows. Our platform introduces Entrepreneurs to interested VCs, Angel Investors and Private Equity firms.

Startupmound gives investors a reliable platform to review startups in details before deciding to invest. Investors can keep track of all the startups that they have shown interest in and monitor them until they decide to stop or invest. Startups are aware of all the moves the investor makes during their review process.

Startupmound is not a capital broker. Startup Mound is not a lender. Startup Mound is not an investor. Startup Mound can't guarantee you'll find funding with us.

Startupmound does not take commissions on raising capital. Startup Mound is here to give your executive summary an advantage over the competition, it's still up to you make your pitch stand above the rest. We're trying make it easier for both startups to get started and investors to find compatible ventures, and we make this all possible form the comfort of your computer.

Does startupmound provide funding directly?

No. We provide the tools you need to help find the funding.

Can Startupmound introduce me to investors?

Yes we can, it's our main focus. Our focus is on identifying the right capital sources for your business so that you can spend more time talking to the right people. Direct introductions are always the best way to meet investors.

What is SVG?

SVG stands for scalable vector graphics. Think prezi without using Flash.

Do you charge for your services?

For some of our services we do. We offer online paid membership to our site for startups and entrepreneurs starting at $24.99 per month. We also offer online paid membership to our site for investors starting at $199.99 per year which allows you to access our Network of startups directly. There is a service provider flat fee starting at $199.99 per yearly membership.