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Founded in 2010,, is a neutral professional association dedicated solely to crowdsourcing and crowdfunding. As one of the most influential and credible authorities in the crowdsourcing space, is recognized worldwide for its intellectual capital, crowdsourcing and crowdfunding practice expertise and unbiased thought leadership.'s mission is to serve as an invaluable source of information to analysts, researchers, journalists, investors, business owners, crowdsourcing experts and participants in crowdsourcing and crowdfunding platforms.

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Make Sure Backers Know You Give a S#*&

Thinking about starting a crowdfunding campaign? Make sure your audience can tell how much you care about your cause, writes crowdfunding expert Rose Spinelli in her latest Rose Recommends column. Read her advice after the jump, and leave your own questions for her in the comments.

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Rose SpinelliNov 24, 2014 11:24 am GMT411 views
Crowd Coffee: November 24
Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding

In this Crowd Coffee: Michigan businesses not turning to state crowdfunding rule; another GoFundMe success story; more workers entering the sharing economy; crowdsourcing a constitution in the Philippines; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgNov 24, 2014 10:42 am GMT387 views
The Sharing Economy World Map
Distributed Knowledge

The company Love Home Swap, a UK-based startup that allows its users to swap houses or rent them out to travelers, recently put out an interactive map that shows where the sharing economy startups have been founded.

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Anton RootNov 21, 2014 12:53 pm GMT1164 views
Choosing Projects for Open Innovation — What Works and What Doesn’t [Webinar]
Open Innovation

Tomorrow, October 30, NineSigma will be hosting a webinar about what projects are best (and worst) suited for open innovation contests. NineSigma’s director of healthcare program management Stephen Clulow will be joined by Miles Eddowes, head of the Innovation Accelerators Department at Mondelez International, a confectionery and snacks conglomerate that spun off from Kraft Foods in 2012. UPDATE: Check out the video of the webinar after the jump!

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Anton RootNov 21, 2014 11:35 am GMT1604 views
Crowd Coffee: November 21
Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

In this end-of-week edition: anxiety building up as crowdfunding rules have yet to be released; a new rockstar crowdfunding campaign emerges; crowdfunding an adoption on GoFundMe; why organizations make use of open innovation; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgNov 21, 2014 10:45 am GMT662 views