AngelList is a website where you can find new startups and its main function is to raise money for these startups online. There you can also find available jobs, and you can recruit employees, and apply for funding for startups.
Why is AngelList successful?
Since the site was founded in 2010, AngelList helped more than a hundred startups by giving them an opportunity to raise money on this platform. For those who worry, this is a completely legal way of raising money for startups and it is also available for everyone who has an idea. By registering to the site, you are creating your account on this platform and you can also choose which notifications you want to receive to your email. Unlike other sites, AngelList offers you a possibility of deleting your account at any time if you are no longer interested in the content of this website.
Options for AngelList users
When you enter the website you have three basic options: Find a startup job, Post a job, and Invest in startups.
AngelList for the unemployed
If you are looking for a job, the instructions are simple. For starters, go to Jobs. Then you must create a profile so that you can apply. Your search then starts by browsing for jobs and employers. Searches can be easier by using filters, by selecting your interests, or adding specific notes. You may also add an interest in a particular company.Companies can also indicate their interest in you. If it’s a match, you’ll both get an email and can continue the conversation via email, the AngelList site, or the mobile app.
AngelList for recruiters
If you are recruiting, then just click Post a job option. There you will have a chance to reach almost a million candidates in various positions for free (posting and hiring is free). AngelList, apart from saving time to the employers and candidates, helped more than 4000 companies by hiring AngelList candidates.
AngelList for investors
There is also a third option, Invest in startups. Through AngelList, more than five hundred million dollars was invested in many jobs. Majority of investments are implemented by syndicates. A syndicate is a VC fund created to make a single investment. They are led by experienced technology investors, and financed by institutional investors and sophisticated angels. Investors can participate by applying to back a lead or by investing in a fund.
For any other news related with AngelList, like their collaboration with Product Hunt, you should check out also https://blog.angel.co/product-hunt