Matt Egan is Editorial Director of IDG UK, publisher of Techworld, having worked for the UK's leading technology media company since 2003. A passionate technology fan who writes on subjects as diverse as smartphones, internet security, social media and Windows, in his spare time Matt enjoys playing football (badly) and singing in a band (also badly).
You don't need a backer to start a business. Here is how to start a business without funding. Techworld spoke to Heat Genius co-founder and CEO Alisdair Woodbridge about how he self-funded his successful business. Here are 10 tips for starting a busines without additional funding. (For more, see Heat Genius: the self-funded startup that is changing the world.)