The crowd outside the Austin Convention Center at SXSW 2013

5 ways to win at SXSW

To think you and your team will attend SXSW and float gracefully into the zeitgeist might not be a realistic goal. Here are 5 ways to maximize your time in Austin.

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How to survive SXSW in 15 easy steps

Take care of your body & soul. Exercise frugality, common sense, & restraint with strangers. Set your expectations low for sessions and social events. And try not to complain too much.

7 tips for first-time SXSW’ers

I never quite understood the value of going to SXSW, nor did I have any expectations.That said, here are a few things I wish I’d known heading into my first South by:

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UK companies find a warm reception in Texas

A score of UK-based companies showed off their stuff at SXSW in Austin this year. We’ve got rapid-fire interviews with more than a dozen of them right here, so you can get their pitches in less than 90 seconds apiece.