It's hard being an entrepreneur. It really is (we know). Entrepreneurs are the underdog, the little guy. Call them crazy – it doesn't matter – they still have aspirations to change the world… and maybe make a ton of money along the way!
To achieve those big dreams, entrepreneurs need all the support and tools they can get their hands on. So if you have a great product or service that makes it easier for entrepreneurs to succeed, you'll want to find the best places to reach them with your online marketing message.
Here's our list of the 26 best websites for advertising to entrepreneurs. We've ranked them based on our editorial review, monthly US visitors (estimated by Compete), and Google page rank (a key factor in determining ranking in search results… the higher the better).
(If you're a budding entrepreneur, then these are great websites to help you too!)
|Mashable||Social media news and opinions||2,874,000||7|
|TechCrunch||Technology news and opinions||2,342,000||8|
|Silicon Alley Insider||Technology news and opinions||1,887,000||7|
|Entrepreneur||Small biz info for entrepreneurs||788,000||7|
|The Next Web||International tech news and opinions||666,000||6|
|Inc.||Small biz info for entrepreneurs||558,000||7|
|VentureBeat||Technology news and opinions||521,000||7|
|GigaOM||Technology news and opinions||443,000||8|
|All Things Digital||Technology news and opinions||435,000||7|
|ReadWriteWeb||Technology news and opinions||215,000||8|
|Startup Nation||Entrepreneur content and community||175,000||6|
|Xconomy.com||Technology news and opinions||139,000||7|
|PowerHomeBiz||Home-based entrepreneur info||122,000||5|
|Springwise||New business ideas||111,000||4|
|ToMuse||Technology news and opinions||102,000||4|
|Young Entrepreneur||Entrepreneur content and community||64,000||6|
|Pulse2||Technology news and opinions||60,000||5|
|MoreBusiness.com||Small biz info for entrepreneurs||57,000||6|
|The Funded||Fund raising and startup community||42,000||6|
|CenterNetworks||Social media news and opinions||41,000||6|
|Startup Meme||Social media startup news||38,000||3|
|Seattle 2.0||Seattle technology news||31,000||6|
|socalTECH||Southern California tech news||30,000||5|
|Startup Weekend||Startup events and resources||25,000||5|
|Ladies Who Launch||Resources for women entrepreneurs||24,000||6|
|TECH cocktail||Startup events and resources||15,000||5|
You'll see our list is stuffed with technology news websites such as VentureBeat and Pulse2. Why? Because tech-savvy entrepreneurs like to stay informed… and also hope that their startup will be in the news one day!
What about websites and blogs that help startups, well… start up? We like Inc. and MoreBusiness.com. Then there are those that serve a local startup community, like Seattle 2.0, while Ladies Who Launch focuses on supporting women entrepreneurs, and PowerHomeBiz.com can help you reach home-based business owners.
Want to meet real, live entrepreneurs? Then consider sponsoring a startup networking event coming soon to a city near you. TECH cocktail is a good one! Or, for a bit of online community, visit our friends at Young Entrepreneur.
You should consider them all for your advertising dollars!
In any case, let's keep supporting our favorite entrepreneurs since: "Some people dream of great accomplishments, while others stay awake and do them." – Anonymous