Tal Raviv

is Ecquire's CTO . He holds the Guinness Record for the world's largest ball of tape.

We Break Every Rule of Tech Startups

We each work in any country we want (We’re in Canada, Ghana, US, Israel, one of us lives on a farm, and one of us is about to backpack around southeast Asia with their laptop) We each work any hours we want (we can’t see each other and don’t really care) We take the money […]

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After Two Startup Accelerators, What I Wish Someone Had Told Me

Ah, spring. Birds chirping, bees humming, and the annual ritual of tech startups kicking off accelerators. Ecquire went through two incubators, one in 2008 and one in 2011. Yep, that’s like repeating third grade twice, but at least now we’re “experts” at utilizing startup accelerators, if nothing else. Looking back at 2008 (DreamIt Ventures) we totally […]

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Publishing a Chrome Extension? 7 Tips to Get More Downloads

Ecquire in the Chrome Web Store

Launching your Chrome Extension is technically very straightforward. However, getting the most from Google’s Chrome Web Store (especially in terms of traffic) is less obvious. Here’s what we at Ecquire have learned from launching on the Chrome Web Store. 1. Beautify Your Chrome Extension Load the Chrome Web Store – look at all the pretty […]

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