Best Quotes & Tweets on Naming

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The art of naming companies is not talked about enough. I often see pitches that would feel entirely different if the company just picked a better name. A few words of advice: 1. Simple is always better 2. Create an emotional response 3. Try not to sound like a tech company

Jeff Morris Jr.

Jeff Morris Jr.

@jmj

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Sometimes the best strategy when you and another startup have exactly the same name is: Keep working on your startup. Most other startups die, so as long as you succeed and they die, that'll be a clean resolution to a name collision, often in the course of just a year or two. 🎀

Garry Tan

Garry Tan

@garrytan

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If you write online, name your ideas. Make them memorable by making them concrete. It’s hard to know what will stick, so name everything and double down on the ideas people use most in casual conversation.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell