10 Nice Companies to Begin in 2011

Do you need to begin a brand new enterprise however wouldn’t have any nice concepts? Effectively, that's nice, as a result of I’ve too many concepts however not sufficient time to begin a enterprise for every concept I’ve. So, on this publish publish I'll share 10 nice startup concepts. Simply so you understand, this isn’t an inventory of "leftover" concepts that I'm giving freely as a result of I don’t consider in them; I'd begin these companies myself in a blink if I had the time. Sadly, I'm concerned in 5 startups in the intervening time, so these concepts are so that you can take. When you begin any of those companies, let me know. I'll be your first buyer.

A Service that Permits Accommodations and Airways to Promote their Empty Rooms / Seats

The Drawback: The price of flying a aircraft from Denver to New York is sort of the identical whether or not the aircraft is full or there's just one passenger on it. If an airline will get $ 50 for a seat that was promoting for $ 200 the evening earlier than, it's not nice for them, but it surely's lots higher than not getting something. Similar factor for inns: each evening {that a} lodge has an empty room, that's cash that they're leaving on the desk.

The Answer: What if there was a service that allowed folks to position bids on lodge rooms and flights? Airways and inns may secretly settle for the bids on the final minute. For instance, let's say I need to go to Europe for a month. I'm keen to pay $ 200 for a one-way ticket and I require a 4-hour minimal discover from the airline. Airplanes go away to Europe with empty seats day-after-day. The primary airline keen to take my cash would get it. The important thing right here is to permit the airways and inns to simply accept bids secretly. In spite of everything, when you paid $ 300 for a flight, you wouldn’t like realizing that the man subsequent to you paid solely $ 50.

This service needs to be provided on-line and likewise via cell phone apps, as a result of most vacationers use their cell gadgets lots whereas touring.

A Good Parking Assistant

The Drawback: When you dwell in a giant metropolis, parking might be a giant downside for you. Discovering an empty spot might be very tough and likelihood is you don’t at all times have sufficient cash to pay for parking. And, even when you did, who likes strolling half a block to the meter, get the receipt after which stroll again to their automobile to place the receipt in it?

The Answer: An app which you could set up in your GPS machine or your Good Cellphone (iPhone, Android, and many others.) that:

  1. Finds empty parking spots and tells your the place they’re so that you wouldn’t have to drive round in circles till you discover an empty spot.
  2. Makes use of BlueTooth know-how or your cellphone's Web connection to ship your fee info to a central server that collects your fee and lets town know your parking spot has been paid for.

Cool iPhone App to Purchase Merchandise from Associates

In case you have no idea what online marketing is, it's when a enterprise pays their companions a fee for each sale they assist them make. Amazon.com has an important associates program. What when you developed a very cool iPhone app that makes the expertise of shopping for books in your cellphone much more pleasing? You possibly can use your affiliate hyperlink so each time somebody buys a e-book from Amazon utilizing your app, Amazon can pay you a fee. One of the best half? You'll receives a commission throughout the lifetime of that buyer, not simply as soon as. This might in all probability make you some huge cash even when only one,000 folks used your app. And, don’t restrict your self to Amazon! There are lots of nice corporations that provide affiliate applications!

The important thing? Together with a sharing element in your app so the customers can share the objects that they purchase on Fb and Twitter so their mates can see them. This can be a nice solution to get this app to go viral!

Video Content material Indexing Service

The Drawback: Let's say you're on the lookout for a video about "rising yellow tomatoes". There's a man in a video who mentions that very same phrase: "rising yellow tomatoes", however he known as the video "Gardening Suggestions" and "rising yellow tomatoes" is now nowhere to be discovered within the video title, the outline or the tags. As a result of YouTube doesn’t mechanically transcribe movies, you will be unable to seek out the yellow tomatoes video, regardless that that's precisely what you're on the lookout for.

The Answer: A know-how that converges spoken audio into indexable textual content. You possibly can license or promote this know-how to YouTube or their opponents, or cost corporations to mechanically add captions to any video. Even higher: as soon as an audio file has been transformed into textual content, a translation engine can translate the content material to a number of languages! And a text-to-speech engine may covert that Japanese textual content into Japanese audio! Think about recording a video about gardening that will get mechanically translated into Japanese!

A Instrument for Distant Collaboration

The Drawback: Increasingly more persons are working from their properties. That is nice! They don’t have to commute to work, they’ll eat wholesome at residence and spend extra time with their households. There's an issue, although. Speaking with co-workers and purchasers over the cellphone and by electronic mail will not be as efficient as speaking in individual.

The Answer: An internet app that emulates in-person interplay. It might help you:

  • Draw on a chunk of paper that you simply and the remainder of your workforce are trying on the similar time.
  • See one another's faces (as a result of a lot is claimed with physique language).
  • See one another's pc screens (and, everybody ought to be capable of work collectively on one display screen, too).
  • Actual-time voice and textual content translation, as increasingly corporations have branches, workers and contractors abroad.

I've seen some OK collaboration instruments on the market, however, in my view, nothing comes even near resembling the expertise of in-person interplay up to now.

Service that Affords You Reductions on What You're About to Purchase

All of us hate spammers. They flood us with presents for merchandise we don’t even need. However, what if once you're about to take a look at on the grocery retailer you had been provided a $ 20 coupon for the acquisition you're about to make? What if once you're about to purchase a pair of Nike footwear on-line this service are you positive you will get the identical pair for $ 10 much less on another website? Even higher, what if this software program requested you a number of questions and realized out of your habits so it may give you reductions on the belongings you purchase day-after-day as an alternative of issues you do not want or need? Who doesn’t like paying much less for issues we purchase day-after-day? What he hate are presents for issues we don’t need.

On-line Grocery Procuring

Think about in case your grocery retailer provided you to purchase your groceries on-line. You possibly can order the identical stuff you ordered final time (when you at all times purchase the identical stuff). You possibly can search by key phrase or browse classes. You possibly can arrange auto-purchases for sure objects you want each week and get the orders delivered at any time when it's handy for you. The engine ought to make related suggestions, similar to, "You're shopping for cereal, do you need to add milk?" Egypt "Three months in the past you purchased a tooth brush.

I'm really stunned that the primary grocery shops are usually not providing this service already. You should buy something you need on-line, so why not groceries out of your favourite grocery retailer?

Different Concepts

  • Persons are much more acutely aware about what they eat than they had been 10 years in the past. Lots of people would solely eat natural merchandise in the event that they had been extra reasonably priced, however natural merchandise are often twice as costly as their non-organic counterparts. Corporations providing natural merchandise at aggressive costs are going to make some huge cash.
  • When your automobile breaks, towing it prices a fortune and also you wouldn’t have a automobile for a few days. What if a automobile restore store picked up your automobile free of charge ,ave you a automobile to drive whereas they repair yours after which convey your fastened automobile again to you?
  • Posting images and movies to a weblog could be very time-consuming. I simply got here again from a roadtrip and had lots of of images and movies. I want I had a software program that would flick thru my cellphone, add all my content material to the online and publish it to my weblog mechanically.

As you’ll be able to see, all these are issues I want recorded so I COULD USE THEM . One of the best companies begin this manner. Somebody needs one thing had been accomplished in another way and a brand new services or products is born. These folks often do a very good job as a result of they perceive the ache and know what the proper answer would appear like. I like know-how, so most of my enterprise concepts are technology-related, however when you're a baker or a mailman, perhaps you’ll be able to consider a greater / cheaper / simpler solution to bake bread or ship mail.

So, what do you assume? Do a few of these concepts exist already? Which of those concepts do you want the most effective? Which of those do you assume is not going to work? Why?

Supply by Zeke Camusio