Well we’ve finally decided to start our first project here at Nove. Looked into many ways to start a web application, but found Ruby on Rails to be the easiest to get a prototype up and running.
This guide is amazing at teaching you what you need to get a basic web app set up, the rest is just implementing your idea into what it teaches:
I also recommend reading 37signals’ Rework as it is great inspiration and has a lot of best practices for turning your ideas into a company. It’s not official, but I’m going to say Nove’s goal is to get people to interact in a friendly and creative way.