Consumer Startups

Leo Luo
I dissect the founding journey of best early-stage B2C startups | comes out every Sunday morning
Created 26 Apr 2020
  • ๐Ÿ’ธ Pallet
    03 Oct 2021 • 7 min read • 5 0
    Hey hey ๐Ÿ‘‹, Last week, I wrote about Beacons, a link-in-bio website builder that aspires to dominate the creator economy like what Shopify did in the e-commerce world. This weekโ€™s startup is another e...
  • ๐Ÿ”† Beacons
    26 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 7 0
    Hey hey ๐Ÿ‘‹, Welcome back and happy Sunday! Two quick housekeeping notes before I get started. First, check out this Notion board if you want to check out some of the previous features. Second, make su...
  • ๐Ÿ•ณ๐Ÿ‡ RabbitHole: LinkedIn of Web 3.0
    19 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 2 0
    Hi Fam ๐Ÿ‘‹, Welcome back! Ever since my chat with the founder of SuperRare, I have been fascinated by the entire crypto universe. Despite having my doubts, I have been quite amazed by all the new devel...
  • ๐Ÿ’ฐ nate: Conquering the non-Amazon world
    12 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 4 0
    Hii ๐Ÿ‘‹ , Welcome back again :) I decided to post twice this week since I slacked off a bit in the past weeks. A couple of housekeeping notes before we get started. First, check out this link to check ...
  • ๐ŸŽข # 64 - ๐Ÿ“ฃ Cameo
    07 Sep 2021 • 9 min read • 3 0
    Hi Folks ๐Ÿ‘‹, Welcome back to Consumer Startups. Today, I am doing a special collab with my dear friend Ali from First1000. Check out our first collab here - we covered the founding story of OnlyFans (...
  • ๐ŸŽข #63 - ๐Ÿ–Œ Inkbox: Temporary Bad Decisions
    10 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 4 0
    Hii ๐Ÿ‘‹ Welcome back! First, I wanted to apologize for the sporadic posting schedule in the past few weeks. I just started my new startup gig so itโ€™s been quite an adjustment.. but I will keep it up. I...
  • ๐ŸŽข #62 - Neyborly: No more vacancy
    27 Jul 2021 • 7 min read • 4 0
    Subscribe now ๐Ÿ‘‹ Hi fam! This weekโ€™s star, Neyborly, is a bit outside the B2C realm but has a story that is relevant for anyone interested in founding or investing in startups no matter the core marke...
  • ๐ŸŽข #61 - Sunroom: OnlyFans 2.0
    13 Jul 2021 • 6 min read • 3 0
    Hi Fam ๐Ÿ‘‹, A few weeks back, my friend Ali and I wrote a piece on OnlyFans and it was quite a hit. For those who havenโ€™t heard of the crazy story behind the OnlyFans empire, make sure to check it out ...
  • ๐ŸŽข#60 - Snackpass: The Pickup Artist
    27 Jun 2021 • 7 min read • 6 0
    Hey fam ๐Ÿ‘‹ , welcome back. This week, I am revisiting a startup I featured a year ago - Snackpass. It was one of my favorite food pick-up apps in college. Since its founding at Yale, Snackpass has exp...
  • ๐ŸŽข#59 - Solving the $1.7T Crisis
    14 Jun 2021 • 7 min read • 3 0
    Hey fam ๐Ÿ‘‹ Thank you for all the support last week! I had so much fun writing about SnackMagic. This weekโ€™s startup story is about an incredible female founder, Amira Yahyaoui, who went from being the...
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