Are you dreaming of launching your own startup, but you are still a college student? Get inspired by the new infographic by EssayMama.com writing service team. Did you know that Bill Gates was a student at Harvard when he founded Microsoft? Paul Allen and Bill Gates were programming geniuses who understood their talent and were brave enough to take a risk. Allen convinced Gates to drop out of university so they could focus on their startup. What a smart move! Of course, Mark Zuckerberg also has to be a part of the list. What a coincidence: he was also a student at Harvard when he decided to help his fellow students connect through a private network. Who could predict that this idea would grow into a concept that defies the mere idea of privacy? Jerry Yang and David Filo, the founders of Yahoo!, were electrical engineering graduates from Stanford when they created the first version of their startup. It had a weird name: Jerry and David's Guide to the World Wide Web. The silly name did not prevent this project to change the face of the Internet. Reddit was founded by two students at University of Virginia. Steve Huffman and Alexis Ohanian were 22 years old when they decided to bring more fun into the online world. Matt Mullenweg was studying at Houston University when he decided to create the Content Management System we all recognize as WordPress.