Jitha, my colleague at our angel fund OperatorVC, wrote this piece a while back.
We’ve been going through a lot of pitches every month, as part of our dealflow - and he (rightly) so identifies why you don’t want to be pitching yourself as an ‘Uber for X’ to your potential investors.
Your startup is unique. Stop trying to base its identity on something(one) else.
I most definitely agree - and given how prevalent this trend is - think its worthwhile to pick out here for you to read.