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A tool that helps entrepreneurs write the best pitches possible for angel investors.

2,297

A startup that helps people figure out the best way to buy a house (e.g. whether to buy an older home or to renovate an existing one)

1,746

A company that helps people figure out what kind of insurance they need, and then helps them find the best and cheapest way to get it. The startup says they’ve already gotten good feedback from people who have used their site.

767

A platform to help people find the best care for the elderly, with a focus on home healthcare.

476

A startup for hotels to fill rooms quickly with the best available rates.

430

An AI that aims to help people with legal issues find the best way to resolve them.

408

"The year’s best startup idea."

260

This startup is building a tool to help brands find the best influencers for their products. They have $1.5 million in seed funding.

207

This startup is building an artificial intelligence-based platform for hiring, where customers can create a job description and AI will do the background check, find the best candidate, and schedule an interview.

153

A software company that allows people to find the best healthcare provider to treat a specific condition.

129

A startup where you can buy used tablet computers from big retailers like Best Buy and Staples.

126

A startup that helps users find the best deals on last-minute travel deals, with a focus on hospitality and travel.

121

This startup is building a system to help engineers understand the best ways to program to particular chips.

118

“Best of Philly” Awards by the Philadelphia City Paper:

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A startup that wants to help you save money on your toilet paper, but also wants to be the company to make the best toilet paper in the world.

115

This startup wants to help users find the best insurance rates from multiple providers.

114

A tool that helps teams manage their contracts and agreements, and find the best deals for each member of the team.

113

A startup for artists that maps out the best places to sell their art.

113

A startup that helps retail stores find out which products their customers like best

112

Merkle is an AI-driven search engine that helps you find the best way to spend your money based on the things you’ve bought in the past. They’re based on a “Netflix for shopping” approach.

111

This startup is building a chatbot that connects users with the best doctor for their ailment based on their symptoms.

109

A startup that sells a monthly subscription box of all the best products from Kickstarter each month

106

A company that helps companies and individuals find the best local plumbers for renovations and repairs.

105

A startup that curates and shares the very best videos on the web, with a focus on “what’s worth watching today.”

105

A startup that aims to make the process of building a home more efficient. It connects users with professional contractors and helps them find the best contractor for their needs.

104

A SaaS company that offers a platform for managing employee benefits. It provides a software dashboard for insurance providers to compare health plans and find the best benefits to offer without having to communicate directly with consumers.

103

A startup that provides a service to help people plan their travel The website would provide suggestions for the best places to visit based on what the person is looking for

102

A startup that helps people get the best deals on their housing by connecting them with agents who specialize in the type of housing they want

102

A startup that aims to bring the transparency of online voting to the world of online retail, where many retailers don’t always do their best to represent their products to their customers.

100

A web and mobile app that helps people learn which service providers offer the best deals on electricity, gas, and water.

100

Ideas are submitted in the form of a “challenge” to an existing startup. The startup picks the best idea, and then tries to bring it to life using their own funds.

100

A startup that is a search engine for the world's best creative work.

99

A mobile app that pairs with a “machine-learning algorithm” to help drivers find the best routes to their destinations.

98

This startup has an app that helps people find the best places to eat out and then send a personal recommendation to a friend. The app is meant for those who like to eat out but are unsure where to go.

98

Idea: A company that helps homeowners who are selling their home make it look its best for buyers, cutting their job out of the real estate sales process. The startup has raised $150,000 in the last month.

97

A video platform that chooses the best pieces of footage from a video to create a GIF. The startup, which was founded in May 2014, says it has been offering GIFs for free since last year.

97

A platform for sharing and curating the world’s best startup teardowns.

97

A company that aims to use machine learning to help you get the best deal for a car loan.

96

A mobile app that helps people find the best and cheapest public transportation in their city. Called "Uber for Transportation", it's already in beta in New York and San Francisco.

94

A startup that helps people find and review the best electricians, plumbers, and other tradespeople. They currently operate in the UK and US.

94

A company that provides a way to buy and trade crypto at the best prices. It’s an app for iOS and Android that allows users to use crypto to pay for things.

93

This company is building technology that combines the best practices of the world’s ride-sharing companies into a single platform.

92

This startup is building a chatbot app for dental patients. It will teach patients about their oral health and the best way to maintain it.

92

A company that wants to help companies find their best employees by showing them what they’re doing wrong and how they can fix it.

91

A startup that uses machine learning to help brands identify the best time to post to their social media channels.

91

The startup’s goal is to help scuba divers understand the visibility of their masks, how to optimize their gear, and get the best fit for their face and face shape.

89

Using machine learning and AI to optimize the sales process, allowing businesses to close the loop on the sales cycle. The startup wants to make the sales process more efficient and see what works best.

89

A company that creates a platform to help people find the best places to live in their city.

89

A social media marketing tool that lets you create posts, and then suggests the best time to post them.

89

This is a company that helps you find the best possible roommate for you. The company has built out a database of thousands of people who have applied to be roommates, including their likes and dislikes.

88

A B2B company that helps insurance companies ensure they’re offering the best possible coverage to their customers.

88

A dashboard that tracks the number of open jobs and hires, highlighting the best places to find work.

87

An online service that serves as a comparison site for consumers that helps them find the best price for the best product.

87

A tool to help people find the best airfare deals.

87

A B2B startup that helps companies like Uber and Lyft figure out how to best use their driver fleets.

87

A startup that helps travelers plan their trip, determine the best route, and book the cheapest fare.

86

Spots on the map that help you find the closest ride to your destination. The startup wants to make it easier for drivers to find the best ride deal by letting them mark where they want to be picked up and dropping off.

85

A startup for startups looking to grow internationally. It’s a more self-serve approach than other startups, but the founders believe that they can provide the best service for a given price.

85

The founders say that their product is “the best place to get the news, weather, and video you want.”

85

A tool for helping people and companies create better ads based on what works best

84

A software platform that helps cities find their best locations for parking garages and lots for cars.

84

A way to get the best price on a plane ticket.

84

There’s a really big market for high-end home security systems. The startup is building a system that helps you get the best one for your needs, with a $5 monthly subscription.

83

A tool designed to bring transparency to the loan origination process, helping to prevent fraud, identify the best loan products, and save lenders money.

83

This startup is trying to make it easier for people to compare different shopping carts online to find the best deal, without having to explain what they’re looking for to a salesperson.

82

A startup that helps large companies find the best capital financing options, and helps them connect with potential investors

82

A company that helps companies access the best people in the world to fill their IT needs

81

A startup that helps people find the best, most reliable care for themselves and their loved ones. The company is looking to partner with employers and large patient-specific care providers to improve the quality of care, while also being a resource for medical professionals.

81

A startup that finds the best places to eat, shop, and stay in a new city.

81

A platform that helps big agencies and brands to get the best media deals at scale. The company is now only looking to work with publishers, content creators and agencies. It would give publishers more visibility into advertising deals in order to improve their sales and marketing strategies.

80

A platform for employers to create a job marketplace to connect them with the best talent in a given region.

80

A tool to help people figure out the best way to get from point A to point B, based on cost, time, and traffic patterns.

79

A tool that helps shoppers find the best price for a product online, out of whatever retailers are offering at the moment. The startup is based in the U.K.

79

A real estate company that helps buyers find homes in the best neighborhoods, comparing homes to similar homes in the past.

78

aims to aggregate all the deals and coupons for a given region or city. Users can search, compare, and subscribe to the best deals in their area, then get updates on new deals, or even unsubscribe.

78

A startup that helps mobile app developers manage their costs by identifying the best time to purchase and sell mobile ads It’s currently working with 500 developers to help them optimize mobile ad spending

77

A product that combines the best of Pottery Barn, Crate & Barrel, and West Elm into one store.

77

A digital technology platform that helps companies build and manage a single, unified customer database for customer relationship management. The company combines the best features of CRM software with the functionality of a customer relationship management platform.

77

 A company that helps recruiters find candidates, working with them to find the best candidates and build out their database.  The company has raised over $1.6 million and has over 100,000 candidates in its database.

77

A recruiting platform for startups that helps automate the process of finding and hiring the best people for a job.

76

This startup wants to use its data to help people decide where to vacation, and where to live. It’s a bit like other startup like TripAdvisor — but it’s also a concierge service that wants to help show people the best places to vacation and live.

76

A startup that helps people find the best deal on a car insurance policy. The founders say they’ve already signed up 20,000 users and have been accepted to Y Combinator.

75

A platform that helps users find the best salon for their haircuts. The app stores salon location data in users’ phones and provides them with recommendations based on their location and needs.

75

A product that helps customers compare different financial products to understand which is best for them.

75

A product that helps manufacturers manage their supply chains, including knowing how much of their inventory is in stock and which retailers are in the best positions to buy it.

75

A software company that provides a mobile app to help people find the best parking spot at their destination. The company uses machine learning to optimize parking options, and then tracks and visualizes that data.

74

A product that helps you identify which time of day you should be eating food and which foods are best for you.

74

A startup that helps people who are visiting a new city know what the best restaurants are to eat at

73

A design agency that connects design talent with brands, allowing it to bring out the best in each other.

73

A startup that lets you compete in a virtual world against other players to become the best trader

72

A startup that helps people find the best deals on flights. Inspired by Tinder’s “swipe left” interface, buyer’s hunt for the best fares and sellers compete to get the most attention.

72

A wearable that helps you find the best places to park during a trip to the grocery store.

72

People are still not taking advantage of the benefits of peer to peer lending in the US, so Peervest is trying to change that through a marketplace that compares the best rates at peer to peer lenders in the US to traditional bank rates.

72

A tool that helps you find the best interest rates for your credit card. The startup says they have more than 1,000 users and are growing by 100 users a month. The founders say they’ve raised $1.3 million in funding from angel investors.

72

Helps users find the best deals on flights, hotels and car rentals. The startup allows you to search for flights, hotels, car rentals and more, and then allows you to filter the results by price, location, amount, and whether you’d like to pay with cash or credit card.

72

The team is building a way to automatically and transparently recommend the best employees for an open position. The startup is currently only targeting startups in Silicon Valley.

71

Artsy is building a peer-to-peer platform that leverages the best art curators and artists to help connect buyers with sellers and sellers with buyers. The startup is building an artist marketplace that allows artists to connect directly to buyers on the platform.

71

A mobile app that helps people plan their trip to see the world’s best art. The app comes with a network of over 1,000 locations of art museums and galleries from around the world. The startup is profitable.

71

A company that is building a new kind of search engine that helps you find the best vendors in a given local market. It’s part of the idea that government services should be made more efficient and easy to use.

71

A mobile app for small businesses to find the best deals for their products. The goal is to get people to comparison shop within the app itself, rather than using Yelp, CVS, or the Amazon Alexa hub.

71

A SaaS product for helping advertisers capture the best customer data and target them with the best possible campaigns, by pulling in data from across the web.

70

A platform that helps people “find and share the best deals” for everything from gym memberships to long-distance driving.

70

A mobile app that helps people track down the best restaurants nearby for whatever occasion they are looking to host.

70

A platform that helps people find the best way to pay for medical care. The startup’s mission is to make healthcare more affordable in the US and in Europe.

70

The software lets employers manage the careers of anonymous employees. The startup is using the data to help companies recruit talent from candidates who have the best qualifications.

70

Great ideas are not the only way to win. The best ideas are those which are best suited to the ecosystem and market.

69

An automated subscription service that promises to send you a box of the best things it finds on the internet for you — and it’s free. It’s based on a Reddit post from early January in which the founder said he was “unemployed and bored” while on a trip.

69

A company that helps publishers sell their content through ads. The company says it has built an automated software system to help advertisers find the best content for their brands.

68

A startup that brings together the best deals from Groupon and Yelp.

68

Homejoy is building a platform that helps home cleaners book appointments at the best times for their clients and their customers’ schedules.

68

Using machine learning, Connect is building a platform that sorts through the clutter of online dating platforms to find the best match. The startup is currently in the process of raising its Series A.

68

The startup promises to save you time and money by helping you find the best locks — and has already raised $8.1M.

67

This company wants to help people find the very best school for their kid, and hopes to use its algorithm to help parents access information about school quality.

67

A family-friendly AI chatbot that allows grocery shoppers to chat with the AI through voice or text to help them pick out the best deals. The company says it’s already up and running in grocery chains like Walmart.

67

A new way for companies to get the best rates on car insurance.

67

A “social” investing platform that connects pro-investors with the best opportunities for them to put their money to work.

67

A startup that helps you plan your trip to the beach, from finding the cheapest flight, to finding the best hotel.

67

An iOS app and web-based service that helps people find the best deals on headphones, portable speakers, and more.

67

A startup looking to make the world’s best desktop security software, and taking advantage of the increasing need for it as the world becomes more connected.

67

A tool meant to help store managers and their employees deal with peak seasons. The tool works in a similar way to Southwest Airlines' Rapid Rewards program, connecting the store manager to the employees who help them at the store. The idea is that with the company's software, the store manager and employees can find out what rewards are best for the store and plan accordingly.

67

A company that uses artificial intelligence to help people be more persuasive with their conversations. Their best bet is to use AI to take sentences that a person says and make them more convincing.

66

A startup to help people seeking jobs at colleges make the best decisions about which schools to apply to.

66

A company that will help any business identify the best employees to hire for the job.

66

A startup to help users find the best docs, products, and services to meet their needs. It’s a tool for sales and marketing teams to help them make the most of their marketing dollars.

65

A startup that helps influencers gain access to the best brands and products. The startup is a tool for influencers to distribute and promote products.

65

A Swiss startup that wants to help people find the best doctors online by rating them on social media and text messaging.

65

A “social network for club members” that lets you save the best events in a club’s calendar for your friends to see.

64

The startup provides software, training and data to help consumers achieve their fitness goals. The company’s software, which is built on the premise that “it’s not about the number of times you go to the gym, it’s about how much you get done when you go”, has won the Best Startup Award at the Philadelphia Startup Weekend.

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The app makes it easy to find the best nearby restaurants and their reviews, and the business can then make money off the data it collects about online reviews.

64

A fitness tracking device that’s been downloaded over 3 million times, has a 4.5 out of 5 star rating on the App Store, and was sold to Apple. It’s been used by over 60 million people and is now the best-selling fitness tracker on the market. It’s profitable and has a $300 million valuation.

63

A startup that is building a platform to help small businesses know the best loan options at the best rates. Part of their pitch is that they’re aiming to help people in emerging markets, where banks are more expensive.

63

A company that makes software that helps you find the best healthcare professionals for your needs.

63

A loyalty app driven by a points system. Loyalty points can be earned and redeemed at over 3,000 retailers including Target, Best Buy, and Whole Foods. The startup says they are adding new retailers every week.

63

A tool that helps people find the best travel deals, picking up on the long tail of unadvertised fares. The startup is pitching itself as a sort of early booking agent, where customers can search for flights and then call in to a travel agent.

62

A software company building a “search engine for financial markets” that enables investors to find the best stocks to buy and sell.

62

A company that’s building a technology platform to help the public sector figure out the best way to use technology when it comes to delivering public services.

62

This startup is building a tool to help people find the best doctors, dentists and other medical professionals in their area. The startup is looking to build out a health care recommendation system based on personalized data from the patient’s current doctor. Gives the patient a recommendation, which is then sent to the doctor, where they can then make a decision on how to proceed. The company is looking to launch in early 2021.

61

A company that helps geospatial companies like Uber and Lyft better understand the best routes and pricing to reach customers by using data from their phone to track their location.

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A company that wants to help people find the best plumber and electrician for the job by putting their trust in a community of vetted good guys.

60

A fintech startup in the Philadelphia area that has a platform that lets users compare loans to see the best deal

60

A startup that helps customers find the best deals on flights, hotels, and car rentals across a wide range of travel sites.

59

A dental office that connects patients with dental surgeons and finds the best one for their needs.

59

A platform that helps travel agencies determine the best deals for their clients by offering them access to a network of travel agents.

59

A startup that helps you find and use the best public transit to get to your destination.

58

A startup that brings together suppliers and customers in a community for shared resources, helping people get the best prices and services.

58

A Chrome extension that helps people find the best dog-friendly outfitters to take their dog hiking

57

A startup that helps companies learn about the best technology for their business, and then negotiates the best rates for their clients.

57

A startup that aims to help people find the best places to eat and drink in their area with the help of a visual tool.

56

This startup is building a dashboard for your business that helps you see and predict the best times to work and take vacations.

56

A startup that helps companies identify the best devices for their use cases, using machine learning.

56

A company that wants to improve the way people pay for airline tickets. The startup is building a new online travel booking platform that they say will help travelers get the cheapest and best seats, and even get upgrades.

55

A platform that helps you get the best rates on your loans, or credit cards.

55

A platform that allows businesses to identify and hire the best talent for any job they’re hiring for.

54

A startup that helps programmers write beautiful code, built on the fact that we’re all just doing the best we can with the tools we have and doesn’t expect its users to be professional programmers with developer-level command of the language it’s written in.

54

This startup helps recruiters with finding the best candidates and matching them to jobs.

54

A search engine for ideas and ideas. The startup’s premise is to make sure you find the best ideas, and do it all for free.

54

7thSky is building a startup that provides customtailoring services for clothing, aiming to offer the best fit possible and to deliver like a boutique shop, and charge less.

53

A company that aims to help people find the best local plumbers for their needs. It’s a service that lets people in the US and Canada search for local plumbers on a list of vetted pros.

53

A platform that helps people find and book the best available gym memberships, and better manage their fitness routine.

53

A tool for VPs to book travel for their teams. The founders say it’s best suited to larger companies like CPGs and banks, but the idea could have broader applicability.

52

Helping its customers to find the best rates on energy usage for their own home. EnergyIQ is building a platform to help its customers save money by offering personalized energy rates.

52

The company wants to make negotiating harder than it already is by providing a simple, searchable interface for employees to search the market for best deals on everything from Amazon Prime subscriptions to a new suit.

52

A startup that lets you get the best price on a flight and allows you to book it on your phone. The startup says they have completed over 750,000 flights.

52

A startup that used machine learning to automatically identify the best apps for people based on their demographics, to help navigate the app store.

51

A startup and subscription service that brings the best deals on flights, hotels, rental cars, and more to any phone.

51

A chat bot that helps people find the best financial services for their needs. The startup has been around for a while, and is still selling its services via a web-based chat-based platform.

51

A startup that aims to help companies find the best talent for each job. They are based in New York City.

50

A platform that helps people find the best and cheapest healthcare, based on the best information available on what treatments are effective, and what providers are best. HealthMap is targeting big cities in the US that have good healthcare options and are currently underserved by them.

50

A startup that is building a network of independent financial advisors who will work with people to get them the best insurance rates available.

50

A SaaS-base app that helps buyers of home services find the best deal on a service.

49

A health care startup that aims to make the best use of technology to help doctors and patients manage their health.

48

The startup is building a tool to help people find the best TV deals in their area. It’s a list of TV channels and websites that aggregate the best prices for TV channels. The startup is based in the UK, and is also looking to expand into Europe.

48

A platform that helps people find the best energy deals, and helps them compare energy prices in their area.

48

A photo-sharing service that uses AI to find the best “story” in a photo and recommend it to others. Users can also share their favorite stories with friends.

48

An intelligent recording studio that learns how to record different types of sounds and how to best capture them.

48

A startup that aims to create a new type of financial advisor – one that connects you with a financial advisor and a financial product provider that can help you get the best deal possible.

48

This startup is building a new tool for doctors to share patient information in a single place, allowing them to communicate with each other and with their patients in a way that they think works best for them.

48

VentureBeat has won several awards, including a 2015 Webby Award for Best Mobile App, and a 2016 Webby for Best Digital Business.

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A company that tries to make the world's best artificial intelligence-powered chatbot.

48

A platform for people to find the best deals on various products, and make a single purchase.

47

A startup that uses machine learning and natural language processing to help companies determine what the best way is to communicate with customers.

47

A platform that helps business owners directly monetize their digital content. They’re using a crowdsourced model of community management to build the best content curation platform.

46

A startup using AI to help companies and individuals find the best price for everything from auto insurance to life insurance.

46

A startup for finding and sharing the best parties in your city

46

Many of the startups on this list have been mentioned in other lists of the best startups in other countries.

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This startup is building a platform to help journalists write better. It’s best for longer writing, and it lets you know which writing styles and topics are best for you.

46

A startup that filters the best products to buy for customers based on their personal preferences.

46

A mobile app that connects users to the best local organic food, and helps them pay for it with their credit card

46

A company building a tool for e-commerce companies to find the best possible locations to open new stores.

45

A tool that helps people find the best loan for their needs. It can also help them find the best person to apply the loan to.

45

A startup that wants to help doctors and nurses make the best decisions about patient health. The company has raised $1.5 million A round of funding and plans to do its first trial in Texas.

44

A digital concierge that helps people find the best options for a variety of services, including the best hair stylist, the best car service, or the best restaurant.

44

A company that helps you evaluate the best investments to take advantage of growing trends — and withdraw money if you want.

44

"This list of startups is a non-exhaustive collection of the best companies funded by YC. It's not intended to be a comprehensive list of all startups funded by YC. Regardless, we'll be publishing additional startups funded by YC at a later date."

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A startup that wants to help companies find the best talent in the US and India, and help them hire more effectively.

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A company building a marketplace for providers of clothing, accessories, and home decor. The startup aims to eliminate the middle-man and help customers find the best deals, no matter if they live in SĂŁo Paulo or Seattle.

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A way for students to learn about the world’s best universities while earning college credits.

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A free software that helps companies find the best time to market their products, based on customer use.

43

An on demand service that will ship you the best flower for your date, according to their personality type.

42

A tool that helps businesses identify the best-performing social media posts and shares across various media platforms.

42

A startup that wants to use data science to tell you how best to spend your money based on your personal tastes.

42

A company that helps recruiters and job seekers find the best fit for job openings using a combination of personal data and a proprietary algorithm.

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A startup that makes it cheaper and faster for online businesses to choose the best suppliers. It’s essentially a marketplace for business to compare suppliers.

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An AI that helps you pick the best option for a business meeting

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A startup that wants to make live video marketing as simple as possible for brands. The company’s founders say they’ve already helped over 1,000 brands, and are having success with brands like Best Buy.

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 This is a company that has done a lot of research on the best way to get a message across to people in different places. They decided that one of the best ways was to create a system that is both language and location-agnostic, and designed to be culturally sensitive. They’ve put that system to work for a variety of companies, including a hotel chain, a coffee company, and a plastic surgery center.

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This startup is creating a chatbot that will help users find the best deal on airline tickets, and provide recommendations based on personal preferences.

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A startup that helps you find the best person to help you with the things you want to do.

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A mobile app that helps people find the best deals on local flights. The startup is already seeing 1,000 downloads every week and is expanding nationally with a $500,000 investment.

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A company that creates a bot that helps you find the best deals on flights. The startup is in stealth mode, but is looking to raise $3 million in seed funding.

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A company that offers a tool to help users with depression and anxiety make better decisions. The company’s biofeedback tool can help users understand their brainwaves, moods, and other patterns that signal when a decision is best, and when they should stop or change.

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A platform to help you find the best transportation for your needs, including flight, train, ride sharing, and car.

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A company that helps people save money on their energy bills. They’ve built a web app that allows people to compare energy providers to find the best deal.

38

An artificial intelligence applicant tracking system for healthcare IT jobs. It helps companies find the best candidates for healthcare IT jobs.

37

A digital concierge for shoppers in Mexico. The startup helps shoppers throughout Mexico, the US, and other countries find the best way to buy a product that’s in demand.

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A startup meant to help people find the best rates on apartments, vacation homes, services and more.

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The startup is trying to solve the problem of the lack of consumer choice in the longtail economy by introducing a service to help consumers find the best products at the best price.

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A startup that helps companies figure out the best way to get products to market. They do this via a combination of software and software engineers.

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A platform that helps you track down the best C-suite candidates among your employees. It’s a recruiting platform that uses a combination of algorithms and social media for finding top candidates for specific roles. It’s currently being used by YC and other startups including FundingPost and Foodspotting.

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The founders of this cloud-based recruiting startup say that they’ve discovered that many people don’t have a good idea of what their job responsibilities are. They’re building an application that can help people figure that out, and then identify the best fit for each position in the pool.

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An AI-powered chatbot that helps you negotiate the best deal on a car loan.

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This startup wants to be the all-in-one platform for managing mobile repair and maintenance. It serves companies like Best Buy, which have over 1,100 stores, and wants to help them easily manage and pay for repairs.

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A platform that links manufacturers and the people who buy their products (consumers and businesses). The service helps retailers find the best suppliers and creates a better purchasing experience.

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A B2B service helping employers find remote workers with “the best fit” for their job.

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A startup that helps companies access the best business data from their phone. A subscription model starts at $10 per month.

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 A startup that lists the best deals on a given topic, for example, “The best pizza in San Francisco”

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A tool that helps recruiters find the best candidates for a job. They’re building a team of recruiters, who can make the company’s pool of applicants appear highly qualified.

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The founders of this startup are best known for building the most popular and successful startup accelerator in the world. They’re now moving into a new area, with a new accelerator format that’s aimed at helping teams build products for specific industries.

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A company that, like Thumbtack, allows people to find contractors and service providers, then allows them to rate them and find the best match.

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A software company that makes it easier for you to spend your money. The startup helps you find the best product for your needs, combining data from social media, news, and reviews to understand what you like and dislike.

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A data visualization tool for account managers and growth teams. The startup wants to help salespeople visualize their accounts and see where their best prospects are.

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The company is taking a best-of-breed approach to the B2B market. They’re creating a SaaS solution that allows companies to collect and organize customer data, then use it to make better product decisions.

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A tool to help recruiters identify the best candidates for each job. For instance, if an ad says a certain job is in Chicago, the tool can look up the average salary and job openings to determine if this job is a good match.

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A way to build a crowd-sourced marketplace of the best designers.

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A platform for people to connect with each other and help each other find the best available healthcare solutions for them.

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A startup that is building a service that highlights the best of the media industry, rather than the best of YouTube.

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A startup that wants to make it easier to get fresh produce from a local farm. The startup wants to use data from the farm to help shoppers pick out the best varieties of produce in the store.

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A tool for finding the best route for a drone, including data on traffic and obstacles

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A new app that helps users easily find the best deals on flights and hotels. Currently focusing on the UK and Europe.

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A web app that helps users find the best online courses to take based on their goals, learning styles, and learning preferences.

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Helping tech companies find the best international talent to fill tech jobs.

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A company that helps you find the best restaurants in your city

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A digital insurance startup that wants to help people find doctors and medicines. The startup is taking on the large insurance companies that they say don’t always have the best interests of their customers in mind.

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A tool that helps you find the best deals on credit cards, bank loans, and insurance, using your personal data to optimize your decision making.

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A directory of the world’s best remote job sites, curated by the founders of Remote Year.

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The startup’s pitch is that “we help people save money by visiting restaurants that are good, but not the best.” The app now has 100,000 users in the UK, and its founders say they’ll be able to expand globally if their funding round meets its goal.

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A startup looking to make it easier for companies to hire and fire employees. The system’s algorithms help companies find the best people, and eliminate the high-conflict humans in the process. The company also offers a “health score” for each job candidate. The company says they’ve operated in New York and LA and are now expanding to other parts of the country.

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A platform for new-hire onboarding that uses an “heuristic-based” system to determine the employee’s job fit. Previously, most company HR has been based on a 90-10 fit scale with 10 being the best fit, but the company claims it can do better.

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A tool that helps companies in all industries decide the best way to invest their thousands of dollars in customer acquisition costs.

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A company that provides software that helps choose the best video compression settings and then uploads videos to YouTube or Vimeo.

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A startup that helps users find and share the best places to go within their city, then make reservations directly with the restaurant.

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Founded in May, this startup wants to connect job-seekers to employers. In addition to helping people find jobs, the startup promises to help employers find the best candidates, and even suggests the best language and time for job interviews.

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A new way to track and personalize the brands, products, and marketing strategies that work best for their customers.

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A “business intelligence” tool for government agencies that aggregates and visualizes data from disparate sources so they can make better decisions and make the best use of limited resources.

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A company that helps you find and connect with your family, your best friends, the ones you work with, and the ones you love.

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A startup that helps you find the best product photos with the best lighting, and displays them in a grid on your phone for easy viewing.

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A restaurant search engine that uses Rotten Tomatoes to show the best of the best.

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A tool that helps lawyers find the best deal on software to try in the courtroom.

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In the last decade, the number of startups has continued to grow, making the San Jose area "the best place to start a business in the world."

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A startup that helps people find apartments to rent. They are using machine learning to scan Craigslist ads, notify people that there are apartments available, and suggest the best rent/price range.

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A startup to help people find the best rate for an apartment, whether it’s to rent or sell. The startup wants to enable apartment search for people with low to no credit, helping them get the best rate.

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The book was published on July 17, 2011, and made the New York Times Best Seller list on July 22, 2011, and remained on the list for two weeks.

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A tool to help people choose the best type of mortgage for their specific needs.

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A startup that builds an AI-based tool to help companies choose the best computer users for their job roles.

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A startup that helps users find the best rates on credit cards, loans, and insurance. They also provide tools to help people understand their credit score, get a financial plan, and get access to the best rates. The company is currently having trouble funding their expansion, but they are continuing to get new customers.

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A tool to find the best credit cards for new card users.

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Helps people know when the best time to buy a product is.

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A company that promises to make owning a house a more transparent and understandable process for consumers via their online platform known as RealtyShares. The company is a real estate marketplace that uses blockchain technology to help potential home buyers and sellers compare properties to find the best deals on the market.

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Made for use by beauty brands, ByNu is a $10 per month subscription service that breaks down your email marketing and social media data into a visual dashboard that shows you which of your social media posts perform the best.

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A company that helps users figure out the best way to share their vision for their movie with investors. They say their platform can attract $1.3M in funding.

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Helping homebuyers locate the perfect home, and helping buyers work with builders to negotiate the best deals on new construction.

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The company wants to make it easier for consumers to pay bills. The startup, which launched in June, has partnered with about 200 companies, including ADT, Best Buy, and Etsy, to offer bill payments via text message.

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A startup that helps people find the best prices for flights, hotels, and car rentals while also providing a platform for them to post reviews and ratings and get rewarded for their patronage.

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A tool that helps you discover the best deals on things like car insurance, airfare, and flight miles.

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An API for companies to find the best talent for their teams.

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A startup that is building a way to help consumers find great deals and discounts on their favorite products and services. The startup has built an AI engine that scours the web to find the best deals and sends them to users through email.

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This is a startup using machine learning to make recommendations of the best items to buy on Amazon for a particular category.

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A shopping app that shows the best deals from the entire internet as a single, unified product.

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A startup that wants to automatically match people with the best Airbnb rentals for them.

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The startup is building an app that helps people find the best deals on home services from painters to plumbers.

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A tool for managing the best time to post on Twitter for promotion strategies called "Tweet Beat."

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A B2B platform that lets businesses find the best rates for background checks.

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A new way to get medical information on the web. Rather than just being a summary of what doctors have already said, this new tool combines the best of what the web has to offer with the benefits of traditional medical journals.

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This startup is building a community for professionals in international business to meet and share best practices.

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A platform for the open-source community to share best practices for building software.

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A startup that aims to make it easier for employees to get reimbursed for travel expenses by letting them choose the best options for their business.

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A platform that combines the best of human and machine intelligence that allows you to create your own visual voice and chatbot. The idea is that your chatbot will be able to learn from your interactions and start to learn from your friends and family.

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A startup that wants to help HR/recruitment/HR department leaders in the US to run their businesses more like startups. The founders say the company helps HR departments get more efficient by putting HR processes on rails and sharing best practices.

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A software platform that helps you collect all of the information on your apps, and design a software solution that works best for your business.

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A startup that helps you find the best way to get from point A to B via public transportation or carpooling.

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This startup is building a tool that connects the best doctors with patients in need of mental health services, creating a more efficient system than the current one.

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A platform for people to explore and share the best restaurants in the world

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 an online showcase of emerging artists, curated by a curatorial team. The site showcases a rotating selection of the best of a given category of art, and promotes the artists on social media and in the press.

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An AI that helps you find the best route from your current location to your destination, with a built-in navigation tool, and a live-map view of the traffic.

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The startup has a patent-pending algorithm to help people find the best performing stocks in a given market.

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This company is helping people to give their money to the right charity. It uses an algorithm to evaluate charities to identify the best options, and has already donated over $1,000,000.

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A startup for secondhand goods to help you get the best deal on that old furniture you’re using to store your old cat’s remains.

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The Startup’s Desk is an online marketplace for companies looking to quickly hire independent contractors. To encourage quality, The Startup’s Desk offers a $1000 prize for the best freelance site.

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A platform that helps find the best rooms at a hotel for a certain guest based on their profile. The company says it’s a “nudged recommendation” system using AI and machine learning.

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A platform to help you find the best places to eat and drink, with a host of features like reviews, ratings, and menus.

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A local news app that curates the best stories written about the neighborhood, city, state, or country you’re in.

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San Francisco startup that aims to take the “chaos” out of making decisions by providing a mobile app that helps users decide between a variety of options and then buy the one that’s best for them.

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An AI-powered hiring platform that gets inside the hiring process and helps candidates find the best opportunities.

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A startup that wants to let you determine what kind of car you want without having to go to a dealer. Given a list of cars, you can split them up into different categories. You can then go to a dealer and pick the one that suits you best.

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The concept is a “dynamic price guide” that helps consumers decide on the best price for a product. It’s a knowledge base of price comparison numbers and historical data to help users decide which store has the best price.

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A platform that helps users find the best restaurants in their town based on ratings, reviews, and menus.

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This startup aims to get people to “live out their best life experiences”. The company plans to use machine learning to know what users want to do and where they want to go to make it happen.

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A startup that helps people who have been hospitalized find out about the nearest and best places for them to go when they leave the hospital

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A startup that provides a service to help people learn about their local neighborhood (ie: where to park, what’s the best place to eat, places

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A startup that provides a service for students who are starting a business to teach them how to apply to accelerators, which ones are best and what to expect

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A startup that helps people in the Philippines find the best and most reliable nannies and domestic helpers

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Idea: The best way to learn a new programming language is to practice it through a project

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Idea: We are a Mexican startup that helps people find the best prices on medicines in Mexico and ship them to the US

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Idea: An online marketplace for flights that helps sellers maximize revenue and buyers get the best price

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Idea: A startup for the creative community to buy and sell design content from the world’s best designers

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Idea: This startup wants to help you plan your travel and get you to the airport a day early, allowing you to get the best price

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Idea: A startup that wants to re-create the “best part of the job interview”: the speed dating side of

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A SaaS company that helps small businesses manage their capital flow. They help companies figure out when to take partners on, and how to best fund their businesses.

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Idea: A platform for social media managers to collect data on the best performing content for their social media accounts. They have 3 paying social media managers and 20 open beta users.

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Idea: A mobile app that finds the best deals on flights.

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Idea: This startup is building a product that helps people find the best time of the day to do some of their most important tasks

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A startup that provides information about the best places to retire in the United States

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A startup that helps people learn about the best products and services in the market

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A startup that helps people find the best prices for their insurance

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A startup that helps people find the best time to travel by providing personalized flight information and pricing The idea is to provide a better customer experience and a better chance at getting a cheaper ticket The startup says that it can save customers up to $300 annually on their air

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