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Startup spending guide: When freebies will do

This is the second installment in the Startup Spending Guide series, where we are exploring how early-stage startups should spend their non-payroll money. In the first installment we enumerated areas

Buffer Adds Twitter-Based Customer Service Tools

Buffer is best known as a scheduling tool to help marketing teams schedule content on social media, but with the acquisition of Respondly they signaled a plan to expand its repertoire to cover custome

Build Or Buy? Anatomy Of An Acquisition — Or Why Buffer Bought Respondly

Radically transparent social media scheduling firm Buffer, which does stuff like publish its staff salaries and publicly detail its company revenue, has announced its first major acquisition -- buying

Buffer Rejiggers Its Open Salary Formula

Buffer, a company known for its radical transparency, has reformed its salary algorithm that it uses to calculate the pay of its staff. It's been several years since Buffer first published its sala

Profitable SaaS Startup Buffer Breaks Down How It Spends Its Revenue

Buffer, a startup that provides social media management tools, today posted a breakdown of how its spends its revenue on salaries, servers and other expenses. The post is sufficiently detailed and wor

Buffer Wants To Raise $3.5M At A $60M Valuation — Here’s The Term Sheet

Buffer, a social media management company, is raising a $3.5 million Series A round of capital. Most of the money will go to its founders and some early employees. $1 million of the total will be affo

Daily, A New App From Buffer, Uses Tinder Gestures For Finding And Sharing Content

In May, <a target="_blank" href="https://bufferapp.com/">Buffer</a> -- the app that competes against the likes of SocialFlow and HootSuite as a way for individuals and businesses to schedule and shar

Social Media Scheduling App Buffer Adds Content Feeds In Dashboard Play

Buffer, the social media scheduling app with 1.5 million users, picked up a bit of notoriety when it got hacked and its users started sending out weight-loss spam to followers, but also kudos for it

Radical Transparency And How Buffer Is Changing The Game On Startup Culture

[tc_5min code=”518122316″] As a social-media focused startup in San Francisco that has raised a few hundred thousand dollars, you might think that Buffer would be Just Another Startup. In

Social Sharing App Buffer Doubles Down On Its Premium Business Product With Google Analytics, Follower Tracking

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.bufferapp.com">Buffer</a> -- the popular desktop/mobile app for sharing content across multiple social networks  that hit a major stumbling block it hit last autu

Mention Becomes A Full-Fledged Media Monitoring Tool With Buffer Integration

French startup Mention just received an important update that should make it more compelling to its user base. Whenever Mention users receive a new alert, they can share it on their social channels us

After Last Month’s Security Breach, Social Media Scheduling Service Buffer Adds 2-Step Login

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.bufferapp.com/">Buffer</a>, the social media scheduling service, experienced a potentially brand-damaging security breach last month that saw <a href="https://beta.

Hosting Service MongoHQ Suffers Major Security Breach That Explains Buffer’s Hack Over The Weekend

NoSQL Database hosting service <a target="_blank" href="https://www.mongohq.com/home">MongoHQ</a>,  a Y Combinator alum, has suffered a major security breach that appears to be a major factor in an

Social Scheduling Tool Buffer Gets Hacked, Floods Twitter And Facebook With Weight Loss Spam

If you're a user of social media scheduling app Buffer, there's a good chance that your Saturday morning has been less than relaxing. There have been numerous reports circulating today purporting that

Social Media Manager Buffer Adds Google+ Page Sharing As It Gains Ground On Hootsuite

Buffer, a popular social media manager, will now allow users to schedule and publish content to Google+ pages. Users will not be able to personal profiles, because Google has only opened its API for b

Buffer Adds Custom Social Media Scheduling, Claims 850,000 Users, $1.5M Annual Revenue

Despite plenty of demand from users since it launched 2.5 years ago, one feature social media scheduling service Buffer has resisted adding is custom scheduling; the ability to manually program when t

Buffer Partners With Echofon To Make Tweeting More Convenient

Buffer, a social network scheduling startup, announced today that it is partnering with Echofon, a Twitter client with over 10 million users, to provide a smarter and more efficient Twitter experience

Buffer Scheduling Service Now Making Over $100K In Monthly Revenue, With 600K Users Sending 5M Updates Per Month

Social network scheduling startup Buffer continues to grow, and is now on track to make over $1 million in annual revenue with over $100,000 coming in from clients per month. The company now has over

With Over 400,000 Users, Social Media Manager Buffer Gets A Refresh On Web & Mobile, Moves Away From Being A Destination Site

<a target="_blank" href="http://bufferapp.com/">Buffer</a>, the social media manager that allows you to schedule posts to Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn, is today launching a redesign of its service o

Hold The Front Page (‘Til Later): Buffer Partners With News Curation Service Scoop.it

Courtesy of a new partnership with <a target="_blank" href="http://www.bufferapp.com/">Buffer</a>, users of the 'make-your-own-online-magazine'-styled service, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.scoo
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