Startup Hackathon 101

A guide to owning your own startup through a Hackathon winner's point of view.
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  • Length 1 hour
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  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 2/2015 English

Course Description

Who is teaching it?

Andrew Magdy Kamal is the winner of the two out of three prizes in the first ever 10*10 Virtual Hackathon along with his mentor Olivera. He was been building his online presence since 2007 and been coding as well as inventing for many years now.

What you can get?

Andrew will be telling you of personal techniques he has been doing in order to build a presence and work on a startup. He will be sharing insights on how to figure out your passion, things to consider, getting started, different ways to go about making a site, marketing techniques, the power of collaboration, and doing good for others through a startup.

How is the Course Structured?

The course is structured through a microlearning format that way the students can learn in their free time while still being able to keep up with the lectures and stay informed. This technique have been proven more engaging based on the type of course.

What are the requirements?

  • They need a computer as well as a notebook to take notes in
  • It is recommended that they have a Google Account as well as money for Webhosting (if they plan to host a site or blog)
  • It will be great if they look at some Wordpress tutorials as well as Entrepreneur stories on youtube, just to gain prior knowledge

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn facts to consider when starting a startup
  • Learn about the real world of innovation and things to consider
  • Learn about different ways to market a startup and Hackathon techniques

What is the target audience?

  • The course is suited for anyone who is looking to start their own startup
  • Suited for people who are willing to put in the work and aren't just looking for free easy methods

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Pre-Introduction
What to Expect?
Preview
00:34
Our Apologies: Disclaimer
Article
Section 2: Starting Out
Find your passion
Preview
00:20
Know your market
Preview
00:24
Digital vs. Physical Product
Preview
00:43
Know your challenges
Preview
00:30
3 questions

A review of the first section

Section 3: Development
Developing a Website: Wordpress
Preview
00:51
Developing a Blog: Blogger
7 pages
Cheapest Domain Names: Godaddy
1 page
Github Student Pack and Other Goodies (Optional)
Preview
00:42
Developing an Android App the Easy Way
4 pages
Section 4: Marketing
App Marketing
Preview
00:07
Marketing Sites through Forums
Preview
00:25
Using Boolean Logic in Search Engines
Preview
00:15
Marketing Sites through Google and Linkedin Communities
Preview
00:19
Section 5: Speaking Events
The Marketing Power of TEDx
7 pages
Youtube Live Events through Partnerships
Preview
00:21
Virtual Hackathons and Major League Hackathons
Preview
00:22
Section 6: Gathering Investors
Protecting yourself through an NDA
Preview
00:50
Invention Firms and Venture Capitalist
Preview
00:23
Angel Investment Networks
Preview
00:23
Section 7: Collaborations
Linkedin Networking
7 pages
Youtube Collaborations
Preview
00:20
Vixra/Scientific Article Collaborations
Preview
00:15
Section 8: Hiring
Different Freelancing Sites
Article
Protecting yourself when using Freelancers
Article
Protect yourself when freelancing
00:13
Section 9: Doing Good through your Business
Donating Royalties to Charities
Preview
00:18
Company Volunteering
Article
Shoutouts for Causes
Article
Charity Discounts
00:16
Section 10: Course Recap
Recap of the Course
00:46
8 questions

A final test to review on what you learned

Section 11: Type of Hackathons
Virtual Hackathon
Preview
00:21
Regional and Global Hackathon
00:14
Maker Faire and Science Fairs
Article
Virtual Science Fairs
00:17
Startup Weekend
00:09
Section 12: Other Marketing Methods
Headtalker: Case Study
2 pages
Making a World Record
4 pages
Hacker's Conferences and Gamethons
00:11
Section 13: Course Recap: Part 2
4 questions

Learn about more marketing methods.

Precautions: Things you should know
Preview
Article
Startup Consulting/Learning/Freelancing
Article

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Instructor Biography

Ishay Frenkel, Youtube and Udemy instructor

I live in Israel and produce tutorials in Hebrew for Youtube and in English for Udemy.

My Youtube channel have 3600+ Subscribers and contains many video tutorials like:

-How to use Premiere pro

-iOS tutorials

-How to Screencast with ScreenFlow and more..

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I've been using Premiere Pro for more than 4 years now to edit home movies, videos for Youtube and other projects

I've been using ScreenFlow for more than 3 years and teach how to use it.

Instructor Biography

Andrew Magdy Kamal, CEO at AndSocialREW Gaming and Publishing

Andrew Magdy Kamal is an app developer who have reached millions of downloads, leading him to start a startup known as AndSocialREW Gaming and Publishing. Andrew currently has his expertise in Theoretical Physics, Product Design, Computer Science, and Mathematical Computation. He is also known for having developed products such as the Mixed Reality Suit, and apps such as "Minefense". His ingenuity have not stopped there, as he holds many world records in his place for his accomplishments as well as intellectual property. One of the things Andrew hopes to do is share his knowledge with others. He wants to get other people to have a sense of charisma when learning this type of content. He is here on Udemy to teach some of the stuff that he learned and help people begin to gain knowledge about the industry.

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