The Unofficial YC Guidebook

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Are you applying to Y Combinator this cycle?

This guide was researched and written by a YC alum and packed with strategies and tactics for every part of the YC application process so you can submit your strongest possible app.


This guide is available as a free resource in HTML form. I hope it helps with in your startup journey.

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This guide was produced by Jason Shen (@jasonshen), cofounder of a YC-funded startup (Ridejoy). Learn more about this project here.

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