We’re guilty, we admit it: Much like everyone else, we pay way more attention to Silicon Valley than Silicon Alley.
For certain startups though — like those that concentrate on media, design, fashion, publishing, advertising or commerce (after all, Wall Street is, well, just across the street) — New York City is the place to be.
But it can also be a good home for more urban-oriented techies too: Tech jobs in NYC have increased by 33% over the past four years. The Big Apple wants your tech startups too — it launched its Digital.NYC late last year to encourage and help grow its tech ecosystem.
For those sold on the idea of the NYC scene as a home for their new startups, Cheapflights.co.uk created the handy infographic below as a helpful guide.