We help companies build tactical growth playbooks of non obvious workflows to acquire customers We have a working memory of thousands of tools, the backstories on how companies grew big, and a strong knowledge base of the success ratios of various high risk high reward growth tactics. .
Kumar is the most relentlessly resourceful marketer I know. When it comes to any unorthodox growth tactics for driving real ROI, I’ve not found anyone better.
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Scraping, Crawling, and Enrichment are Weapons to Find Customers, Audiences, and Generate Content. Examples of high leverage growth systems we’ve built for companies:
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in <12 months armed with a budget of ~12k/month and a team of 16.
My team and I are going to start doing data dumps of intriguing things we’ve found. Here’s the first one. In a month, as a team we generally look at several hundred charts and graphs many times for the purpose of figuring out how we will acquire customers and distribution for a new product or […]Kumar Thangudu
The title is a phrase I keep repeating to people in tech. I’ll keep updating this list as time passes. The data in support of this is extraordinary. There’s no comeback for California, NY will endure, Texas will have a bit of a bump, but its “tech gem” – “Austin” is run by a very […]Kumar Thangudu
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I’ve been reading this book lately on the skin’s microbiome. The book itself is pretty amazing, it’s written by Dr.Skotnicki and does a step by step breakdown of the history of skin and hygiene treatment along with the skin’s microbiology and how the interplay between them works. The short version of the book – rethink […]Kumar Thangudu
I’ve written this piece because I’m often asked about topics on energy and more. I will periodically update this post. I do not believe that mankind should optimize for having the lowest CO2 emissions and am weary of renewables. I think this is a false goal that ignores the true stochastic complexity of pollution in […]Kumar Thangudu
tldr: California will be a hollowed out version of itself. The writing is on the wall. The single party rule of California and its pension, infrastructure, and healthcare debt most negatively impact upward mobility for the non-licensed blue collar working class. Photo by Landry Gapangwa I have had significant skin in the game on these […]Kumar Thangudu
Photo by Joshua Oluwagbemiga on Unsplash $FCG — 40% of us natural gas comes from now increasingly bankrupt oil wells in the form of associated gas. The supply impact raises the price of natural gas. $FRO, $DHT, $STNG, $EURN — Crude tankers being utilized as floating storage are the beneficiary of IMO2020 and the latest oilpocalypse in […]Kumar Thangudu
Photo by Erik Mclean on Unsplash I am dyslexic and colorblind so I meticulously went through deepthroatipo.com’s blog and annotated things in readable format. If you do not read his blog, I recommend reading it here: deepthroatipo.com and following him or her on twitter Deep Throat. @deepthroatipo You can read the original post I’ve tried to reformat here: http://www.deepthroatipo.com/the-cares-act-the-beginning-of-the-end-of-western-democracy/ […]Kumar Thangudu
I’ve spent time researching developer founders who have made outsized returns. I’ve found that many of the ones making beaucoups of money are signed up for fintech companies that most of the developers I’ve met have never even heard of. Developers who know how these technologies work and have used them before have a higher […]Kumar Thangudu
Photo by Ant Rozetsky on Unsplash I‘m a rookie industrial supply shock investor who focuses on publicly traded companies that require STEM competencies, specifically — chemistry, biology , operations research, and materials engineering— whereby the talent pool of relevant talent to assess such companies, their technologies, and markets are smaller. For all practical purposes, this is not […]Kumar Thangudu
When you leverage risky capital to do non-risky things, I’m not sure how that plays out. I’m probably wrong, but I’m keeping a running list of banking startups I’m tracking here. I’ll keep updating this list. Venture capitalists in Silicon Valley continue to back SynapseFI abstractions with pretty front ends, data science, strong teams, and compliance […]Kumar Thangudu
Photo by Daniil Silantev on Unsplash TLDR: Mankind needs a ton of nitrogen, which requires a lot of fossil fuels, and the depletion of soil is 1000x scarier than “global warming.” Our population is closing in on 8 Billion people because of mankind’s ability to produce nitrogen fertilizer. The Human Nitrogen Relationship Humans need Protein. Proteins are […]Kumar Thangudu
Photo by AC Almelor on Unsplash Germany is about to get Rekt. Germany:2010 — $0.27/kwH2019 — $0.34/kwH In the USA:2010 — $0.0983/kwH2019 ~ $0.1000/kwH This moment marks the end of the growth of industrialization in Germany. Repeat after me:It’s an uphill battle to build a civilization on less than 3 MWh/capita annum.It’s a struggle to build industrialized […]Kumar Thangudu
Photo by Robert Nyman on Unsplash tldr: China’s going to get beaten in this trade war with Trump and they will likely open up their borders for trade and I’m excited about it. Being a US industrialists will be a wealthier position to be in than services. We will get back to making things and it’s about damn […]Kumar Thangudu
On twitter, I’ve discussed the notion of how real time banking APIs will change everything. The existing banking system makes operating a business a living hell for consultants. No real time APIs. No easy way to add accountants for some of them. No % wise split based routing of income. I’m looking forward to watching @trycrux crush, […]Kumar Thangudu
I tend to meet a lot of white people who chalk up the misfortune of black people to personal responsibility, especially in the South. I also meet some successful black people who do the same. I don’t always agree with them and tend to believe there’s more to the situation. I don’t meet a lot […]Kumar Thangudu
Dumb civilized westerners think the 3rd world needs plastic solutions, no the answer is we need viable baseload electricity sources — — Nuclear. This is a useful exercise in information for anyone who hasn’t studied civilizations, energy grids, chemistry, physics, and geology. I spend lot of time in Silicon Valley reminding pissant web developers, […]Kumar Thangudu
Note: AML stands for anti-money laundering and in the world of cryptocurrency equates to governments tracking source of funds for sketchy behavior by analyzing the web of transactions, wallets, and transaction ids and cross-referencing it with wallet addresses they’ve seen on the dark web.KYC stands for Know Your Customer and essentially means any time a […]Kumar Thangudu