Try It and See If It Works: Airbnb Infographic

Check out this infographic that chronicles Airbnb’s air mattress start through it’s rise to travel-market-shattering phenomenon:

How AirBnb Started Or How 3 Guys Went from Renting Mattresses to a $10 Billion Dollar Company  Sources: “Airbnb: The story behind the $1.3bn room-letting website”. The Telegraph “Airbnb: From Y Combinator To $112M Funding In Three Years”. The Wall Street Journal “Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky on Building a Company and Starting a ‘Sharing’ Revolution”. The Atlantic

The key takeaway is that the founders did not start with a billion-dollar idea. They started with a small idea and tried it. And then they improved it again and again and again.

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