Before the Hackathon
Things for Attendees to know about before the hackathon.
Things to know about during the Hackthon
This article provides links to various tools that hackers can use to advance their projects.
A good pitch will include research about competitors and customers. Here are a few tools that can help.
Think with Google: learn about emerging trends and consumer insights.
Google Trends: see what’s trending on Google.
AngelList: find competitor legal technology solutions.
AYTM: online market research.
A good pitch could include an approach to marketing. Here are a few tools for SEO and other marketing efforts to help you develop your strategy.
Google AdWords: attract more views for your website and target specific customers.
SEMRUSH: all-in-one digital marketing toolkit.
Quantcast: use machine learning to measure customer growth.
Prezi: create dynamic presentations.
SlideShare: share your presentations with the world.
Haiku Deck: create web-based and mobile presentations (includes a sample start-up presentation deck).
GoAnimate: create animated videos.
Balsamiq: rapid fire wire framing tool.
Mockingbird: website wireframes.
iPlotz: wireframing, prototypes and mockups.