What we're about

TorontoStarts (formerly Startup Toronto) is the most active startup community in Toronto and a grassroots entrepreneur-led Volunteer run Community. We connect our members to the startup ecosystem in Toronto, foster a supportive home for all entrepreneurs, and provide programs and tools that help entrepreneurs accelerate their business growth. Our goal is to become the centralized entry node into Toronto's vibrant startup organizations network and to facilitate valuable connections for our members. We are a community first organization with events happening all the time you never have to go it alone.

TorontoStarts runs startup events, classes, courses, workshops, an accelerator and more, designed to help make startups successful and drive them forward.

The Toronto Cryptocurrency Conference - Monthly events bringing you experts in Cryptocurrency

Toronto AI Summit - Bringing together the best in Toronto AI

Toronto IOT - What's next for IOT? Come learn from leading experts and startups who are changing the world

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https://torontostarts.com

Upcoming events (4)

B2B Lead Generation with Shawn Finder

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As part of the Free Startup Launch Online series TorontoStarts and AutoKlose Present "B2B Lead Generation" with Shawn Finder founder and CEO of AutoKlose Sales engagement & B2B data all in one! Shawn has used his sales strategies over the years to: • Bring ExchangeLeads from 0 to Breakeven in 5.5 months. • Launch Autoklose with 3018 prospects ready to purchase before the product was developed. • Fill sales rep’s calendars with an average of 38 meetings a week • Increase his clients by over 300% month over month. SPECIALTIES: Lead Generation, Sales strategy implementation, Sales coaching, Keynote Speaking, Bringing ideas to life. AutoKlose - https://autoklose.com/ Past Videos from the Startup Launch Online Series can be found at https://torontostarts.com/startuplaunch/startup-launch-online/ Check out TorontoStarts at https://torontostarts.com/ Staring A Business in Ontario: A Resources Guide For Entrepreneurs, Startups, and Scaleups https://torontostarts.com/start-a-business-the-resource-guide-to-start-a-business-in-ontario/

Facebook Advertising with Andrea Smith

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TorontoStarts and Get Social presents Facebook Advertising with Andrea Smith. Andrea Smith is back with the second in her series on Facebook advertising. Andrea is the founder of Get Social (http://www.get-social.ca/ ) For the past 10 years, Andrea has been sharpening her knives by learning and teaching about every tool in the evolving marketing world. Her toolkit is diverse. Her approach is lightening fast. She specializes in working with early stage startups where a DIY, bootstrapped approach is necessary. As the Founder of Get Social, her secret weapon is to weave equal parts project manager, tool wrangler and data maven. Andrea can do it all.. and teach a course on it. Past Videos from the Startup Launch Online Series can be found at https://torontostarts.com/startuplaunch/startup-launch-online/ Check out TorontoStarts at https://torontostarts.com/ Staring A Business in Ontario: A Resources Guide For Entrepreneurs, Startups, and Scaleups https://torontostarts.com/start-a-business-the-resource-guide-to-start-a-business-in-ontario/

Story Telling for Entrepreneurs with Will Greenblatt

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TorontoStarts and OutLoud Speakers School present "Story Telling For Entrepreneurs" with Actor, Musician, and Pitch Coach Will Greenblatt Will Greenblatt has been acting professionally since he was seven years old. After graduating from the National Theatre School of Canada in 2010, he took a hiatus from acting, moving to Spain to teach English, and then co-founding an ESL & business coaching company in Hangzhou, China. After returning, he co-founded OutLoud Speakers School, a team of actors teaching public speaking, communication skills & pitch coaching. OutLoud’s clients include Google, ICBC, DMZ and TechStars, and collectively have raised over $40 million USD in investment. Will travels all over the world coaching individuals and companies, helping entrepreneurs and professionals tell their story with more passion, clarity and confidence. When Will is not coaching and running OutLoud Speakers School, he is still an active performer in film, TV and theatre, most recently appearing in Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey for Ubisoft, and in Kat Sandler’s Yaga at the Tarragon. Part of the Startup Launch Online Series that can be found at https://torontostarts.com/startuplaunch/startup-launch-online/ Check out TorontoStarts at https://torontostarts.com/ Starting A Business in Ontario: A Resources Guide for Entrepreneurs, Startups, and Scaleups https://torontostarts.com/start-a-business-the-resource-guide-to-start-a-business-in-ontario/

SEO CRASH COURSE with The Startup Coach $99

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This Lean Startup SEO Crash Course walks you through the steps and tools you need to start ranking and driving traffic to your website. While walking through the Lean Startup SEO manual. The Startup Coach will show you the tools, tricks, and techniques. You will leave with the knowledge needed to help you succeed. The cost of this course is $99 Register on Zoom here >> https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_55C5_vJiRi2dZXvbMvF0AQ First an introduction to how google and search engines work. Second the most important step in SEO Keyword Research. including: Why is keyword research so important? What exactly is a keyword? How to generate a massive list of keywords. Where to find keywords that will send traffic to your site. How to find keywords for easy rankings. On Page SEO. First, How to structure your site for easy and automatic SEO. Second, Site load speed—Google magic dust. Third, How to make Google pick up the keywords you want. Fourth, Usability—the new SEO explained. Fifth, How to get more people clicking on your rankings in Google. Sixth, The usual suspects—sitemaps.xml and robots.txt. Seventh, Duplicate content—canonical tags and other fun. Eighth, Readability—SEO for the future. Ninth, How to accelerate traffic and rankings with fresh content. Link building. How to rank extremely high on Google. Why is link building so important? The dirty little secret no one wants to tell you about link building. How to acquire links and what to avoid in link building. Anchor text. What’s all the fuss? Simple link building strategies. Advanced link building strategies. Upon completion you will receive: - All the templates - 2 SEO Manual Basic and Advanced - All Slides used

Past events (444)

Debunking Digital Marketing for Small Business

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