Build. Grow. Get Funded.

The Ultimate Startup Guide

90%+ of startups fail. Start building successful businesses with 3000+ other startups.
Build and grow your dream idea to millions of users with our step-by-step guide.

What experts are saying about us

A comprehensive actionable guide for getting your business off the ground.
- Ash Maurya, Founder of Spark59 and Running Lean, and Adviser to Startitup
StartitUp is a 'must-have' step by step guide for building and growing your startup. We would see a lot less instant mortalities if entrepreneurs started to use this!
- Matthieu Philippe, Co-Founder at f6s
I wish I knew StartitUp a few years ago, it would have saved me a lot of time and money.
- Lukas Hurych, Co-Founder & CEO at CSSHat

Startups Showcase

90%+ of startups fail.
We're here to change that.

The #1 reason for startup failure is that most startups are building for problems that nobody has, or they are building for real problems but with wrong solutions.

The best way to avoid that is to simply talk to a lot of people and validate your idea to minimize the chance of failure. Getting feedback is underrated, and it's really the key to success.

Here, you will find a community of entrepeneurs that will help each other out, just like an online school. We want to make it so easy for you to get the answers to your questions.

After you have validated your brilliant idea, you will then need to build it, and then grow it. That's why we also provide you with a step-by-step guide, which we guarantee will help you build a great product and get satisfied users.

Join the other 3000+ startups on our platform and find out why they are loving it!

- Edward (email me)
Co-Founder and CEO of StartitUp

Build an Awesome Startup

What users are saying about us

"Being a first time founder make this guide the best resources we've found to lead us to our first public release, it's simply awesome."
- Frank M.
"I love your guide as it explains the sections I'm struggling with very well. It also gave me the knowledge I needed for the other areas I didn't know about before."
- Ama M.
"I'm a StartitUp Alumni, and I have to say it really helped me become an expert of Lean Startup and how to drive users to my app, and convert them."
- Clement S.
"I've just begin building my startup, and your MVP stage has really helped me plan out my app. I've also built a demo page to collect users, and I've already gotten almost about 50 users just today."
- Rebecca W.
"After having wasted more than $20k in books, consultants, and services, I wish I had found StartitUp earlier, which really helped me build a product and get my first 500 users."
- Tim C.
"I came in looking for the growth hacking section, and I got more than I bargained for. I had just done a few of the growth hacking tips, and I've already gotten some users onto my site. Thanks!"
- Kevin C.

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Big thanks to


Ash Maurya

Practice Trumps Theory
Running Lean

Steve Blank

Father of Customer Development
The Four Steps to the Epiphany

Eric Ries

Pioneer of the Lean Startup Movement
The Lean Startup

We're here to help!


Edward Liu

Hustler/Hacker, Mentor, Lean Startup, Growth Hacking, Content Marketing, SEO.

Founder of Swagly (Techcrunch), CEO of National Division at Groupon Taiwan.

Movies, geek tech, eating.

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Yitao Sun

Hacker (Ruby on Rails), contributor to open source projects (Sphinx2/3, OpenSALT, etc.).

Lead Developer at Computer Associates. CS at Carnegie Mellon.

Basketball, games, Katy Perry/Adele.

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