The topmost factor that can lead to a startup death is lack of idea scalability. It happens when you move on without doing enough research before building up your business idea. Next slip-up that failed startups have committed is the lack of focus. This is the common mistake made by all the growing websites that shut down sooner or later. As a startup business you need to understand, It doesn’t matter how large or small your business is, during initial phase, progress will come at a snail’s pace.
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