23 answers

How did you hear about Y Combinator?

23 answers

How did you hear about Y Combinator?

We have been following YC Podcasts/Hacker News for quite some time.

MagicBell
W21
Successful

I have been building tech companies since 2007 and known about YC since then. In 2012, I applied with my last company (SupportBee) but didn’t make it in.

Simula
S18
Unsuccessful

Paul Graham Essays

CredCount
S17
Unsuccessful

Online and through friends

Pic ur Photo
S19
Unsuccessful

Immersing ourselves in YouTube content.

Syllble
W18
Unsuccessful

CouchSurfing Meetup back in NY 2015 from a now Founder of a backed company at Y Combinator

80,000 Hours
S15
Successful

When researching how to go into tech entrepreneurship. When the non-profit program was released, lots of our users sent it to us.

Goodly
S18
Successful

Reading PG's essay's over the years and being early employees at YC companies.

Bubblin Superbooks
W18
Unsuccessful

Hacker News.

Pet Story
S19
Unsuccessful

First from Rich and Bill @ WePay back in the day

Code For Cash
W18
Unsuccessful

Alex Rampell told me about you in 2006.

VEED
S19
Unsuccessful

Its well known in the startup community, we also did summer school last year

Swelly
W17
Unsuccessful

met alumni

Prolific
S19
Successful

I heard about YC through my cofounder Phelim (psb31), who had heard about it from his friend Mark Moriarty (mbym).

Slite
W18
Successful

It's all over the startup ecosystem

Laitum
W20
Unsuccessful

I was always interested in Silicon Valley.

Learn Venue
S18
Unsuccessful

Last year of my college (2015). Been following it since then.

Virtually
S20
Successful

YCombinator hackathon + Startup School + YC Podcast

Task Pigeon
W19
Unsuccessful

From immersing myself in the startup ecosystem over the years

InEvent
S19
Successful

Who doesn't know Y Combinator?

Simple Habit
W17
Successful

So many of my friends have gone through Y Combinator and they rave about it. Founders of Gusto, Flexport, Weave, Muse, Experiment, Tenjin, Innerspace, ProductHunt, Memebox.

OpenPhone
S18
Successful

Yellow Pages

Paystack
W16
Successful

been on hacker news since 2007