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How To Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

A crowdfunding campaign requires the same amount of planning, marketing and promotion as any other successful business venture. As a successful crowdfunding campaign is often the launching pad for...

Aaron DjekicApr 16, 2014 10:15 pm GMT167 views
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How To Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign
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How To Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

A crowdfunding campaign requires the same amount of planning, marketing and promotion as any other successful business venture. As a successful crowdfunding campaign is often the launching pad for...

Aaron DjekicApr 16, 2014 10:15 pm GMT167 views
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How To Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign
Crowdsourcing climate change, one contest at a time
article Distributed Knowledge

"It's now possible to harness the collective intelligence of thousands of people all over the world at a scale and with a degree of collaboration that was never possible before,"...

Jayne AnnApr 16, 2014 06:53 am GMT192 views
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Crowdsourcing climate change, one contest at a time
Social Network for Cancer to Crowdsource Webby Award Speech
document Distributed Knowledge

Upon winning the award, IHadCancer channeled their excitement into a crowdsourcing campaign called #5Words2Cancer, inspired by The Webby Award's famous five-word acceptance speeches. They...

Pablo BracciniApr 16, 2014 04:54 am GMT236 views
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Social Network for Cancer to Crowdsource Webby Award Speech
Genius High School Students Use Crowdsourcing to Find a Cure for Melanoma
document Distributed Knowledge

The crowdsourcing SaveJordan.org effort will culminate in the selection of a handful of the most viable treatment options. Student contributions of content to the wiki will be voted on by peers...

Tim SatterthwaiteApr 16, 2014 04:09 am GMT409 views
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Genius High School Students Use Crowdsourcing to Find a Cure for Melanoma
Watch Hot Real Estate CrowdFunding @ “Silicon Valley Meets Crowdfunders”
video Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Watch All Star panel with Realty Mogul's CEO Jilliene Helman AssetAvenue , David Manshoory , Carlo Tabibi of patchofland.com David Drake Soho Loft as the Moderator . Related Story on...

Philip ChenApr 15, 2014 09:42 pm GMT858 views
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Watch Hot Real Estate CrowdFunding @ “Silicon Valley Meets Crowdfunders”
The Colours of Crowdfunding
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

How can campaigns convert common portal users into avid supporters? When said users browse the featured projects, hundreds will likely pop-up, so what differentiates your project from all of the...

Aaron DjekicApr 15, 2014 06:23 pm GMT640 views
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The Colours of Crowdfunding
The Advantages of Crowdsourced Testing
Distributed Knowledge

We reached out over email to Markus Steinhauser, the marketing and PR manager at Testbirds, to find out how the crowdsourced software testing company got its start, where it is heading, and the advantages of crowdtesting.

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Anton RootApr 14, 2014 08:34 pm GMT872 views
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UP Investments: The Next Generation of Crowdfunding Hubs
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

UP Investments is a budding crowdfunding hub/website, which offers several opportunities to budding investors. The team has developed a platform with a sleek user-friendly interface, making it...

Aaron DjekicApr 14, 2014 02:14 pm GMT560 views
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UP Investments: The Next Generation of Crowdfunding Hubs
Crowd Coffee: April 14
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

We kick off Crowd Coffee this week with: SeedInvest raising cash on own platform, $2m invested already; benefits of crowdfunding, aside from the money; why Kickstarter has succeeded; a new phase for crowdsourcing; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgApr 14, 2014 02:10 pm GMT474 views
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Invest in Your City Using Five Crowdfunding Sites
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Crowdfunding is changing the way capital can be raised for ventures. With the passing of the Jumpstart our Business Startups Act (JOBS Act), the rules on investments are being streamlined. The...

Carmen CampoApr 14, 2014 10:09 am GMT823 views
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Invest in Your City Using Five Crowdfunding Sites
CrowdFunding Beat - Weekly Pro Magazine - April 13, 2014
blog Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

CFB Exclusive Video Interview: Chris Tyrrell CEO and Founder of OfferBoard, Exclusive Video 2nd Annual SVCrowdfund Conference Keynote Speakers & Report SOURCE:...

Philip ChenApr 14, 2014 07:07 am GMT1116 views
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CrowdFunding Beat - Weekly Pro Magazine - April 13, 2014
An Easter Egg Hunt with a Difference
article Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

AnswerCrowd founder and CEO Daniel Martin says the model gives businesses the ability to receive valuable, unadulterated feedback from the crowd. The platform takes crowd sourcing to the next...

Jason RobbinsApr 13, 2014 11:27 am GMT363 views
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An Easter Egg Hunt with a Difference
Cards Against Humanity and the art of hyper-local crowdsourcing
article Distributed Knowledge

Seven co-creators of Cards Against Humanity spent much of their PAX East 2014 panel soliciting suggestions that would, presumably, make it into future expansions for "the party game for...

Jayne AnnApr 13, 2014 05:40 am GMT441 views
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Cards Against Humanity and the art of hyper-local crowdsourcing
Thomson claims first with crowdsourced wedding
article Distributed Knowledge

Thomson is to become the first UK company to crowdsource a wedding. The operator has launched a competition this week to find a couple who want to get married in Cyprus this September and are...

Harshida PatelApr 13, 2014 05:16 am GMT322 views
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Thomson claims first with crowdsourced wedding
Do my homework for money
site Distributed Knowledge / Education

Internet is free for everyone. Anyone can post articles and write on blogs without providing references. It is the responsibility of the reader to identify the integrity of the information....

danny sureshApr 12, 2014 07:32 pm GMT237 views
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Do my homework for money
Reddit Offers Trending Subreddits on Front Page
article Distributed Knowledge

The crowdsourcing platform's new feature was launched Thursday, when moderator Umbrae officially announced it in a post: "We're exploring a new way to show subreddits that have...

Pablo BracciniApr 12, 2014 01:10 am GMT380 views
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Reddit Offers Trending Subreddits on Front Page
Follow-Up on Skydiving Meteorite: Crowdsourcing Concludes it Was Just a Rock
article Distributed Knowledge

For all those involved with the initial investigation of the skydiver and the possible meteorite, they now feel they have resolution to their puzzle, thanks to the beauty of crowdsourcing. The rock...

Jason RobbinsApr 12, 2014 01:02 am GMT313 views
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Follow-Up on Skydiving Meteorite: Crowdsourcing Concludes it Was Just a Rock
Health workers use crowdsourced maps to respond to Ebola outbreak in Guinea
article Distributed Knowledge

A New Scientist story published today explains how health workers from Médecins Sans Frontières were initially at a disadvantage when they arrived in Guinea to combat the deadly virus because they...

Claire MackayApr 12, 2014 12:44 am GMT373 views
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Health workers use crowdsourced maps to respond to Ebola outbreak in Guinea
Is there a Crowdsourcing Business Model that allows for monthly recurring income?
question Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Is there a Crowdsourcing Business Model that allows for monthly recurring income? If so please share successful case studies. Basically I am looking for scenarios where one can apply a crowd to...

Owen McGab EnaohwoApr 11, 2014 09:55 pm GMT389 views
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Is there a Crowdsourcing Business Model that allows for monthly recurring income?
Stop Spamming Your Campaign Supporters!
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

At this time, businesses use the terms social media and marketing synonymously. Social media has become an integral part of brand promotion, which is to say that crowdfunders must also engage with...

Aaron DjekicApr 11, 2014 05:59 pm GMT767 views
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Stop Spamming Your Campaign Supporters!
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