Sometimes you just need a little help.
Yes, the 'In the news' section on your venture profile overview is where you can do this. Simply copy-paste the news article's title and URL and chose to display this on the profile. Now everyone visiting your profile can see this and check out the article right away.
The team at VC4Africa is constantly looking to highlight ventures making progress. Keep your profile updated and share your wins and successes with the community. Build your following on VC4Africa and get yourself noticed!
Want to get noticed? Here are some tips and tricks you can use to promote your venture.1) First impressions count! Make sure your venture profile is complete featuring your logo, cover image and an accurate description. 2) Do you have a pitch video? Add this to your venture profile as a great way to introduce yourself as an entrepreneur and your business. 3) Have you added links to your startup's social media profiles (i.e. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YoutTube)? This is a great way to keep people up to date on your activities and gives them a chance to find out more about you. 4) Have you made great progress building your company? Make sure you are sharing the latest news and developments in the update section and traction tab. Let people know what's happening and allow them to follow your adventure through both the good times and the bad times...we all have them! 5) Check out the documents tab on your venture profile. Have you uploaded a pitch deck or any other documentation that helps investors understand what you are working on? Add a copy of your business' certificate of incorporation or any other evidence that shows you are serious. 6) On your venture profile you will see a short URL you can use to promote your venture profile across the web. Also, you can tweet your venture profile. Leverage these functionalities to get the word out! 7) Start fundraising for your startup on your venture profile to get featured on the platform and gain more visibility amongst the investors on VC4A.
We hate to see you go. On your venture profile, click on the three little dots in the top right corner and select 'Delete venture profile'.
The answer is Yes!Entrepreneurs are often working on multiple projects. Sometimes the work you spent building one venture ends up being the preparation for the next. Feel free to create and publish multiple venture profiles.
The team at VC4A screens each venture profile after it has been created and if everything looks good and complies with the venture guidelines your venture profile will be approved. This can sometimes take a few hours. If your profile hasn't been approved after a day, please reach out to email@example.com.
Visit your venture profile and click on the three little dots in the top right corner. Now, select 'Administration' and add your team members. They need to have signed up with a user account on the VC4A platform, in order to be selected as venture profile admins. This will give them the right to edit and update the profile as well. Make sure your team is also listed on your venture profile's Team section.