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5 Tips for Better Crowdfunding Marketing
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

You can’t crowdfund if you don’t have a crowd and getting one to take notice of your projectcrowdfunding is often one of the largest tasks that companies face when trying to get off on the right...

UnbitsDec 04, 2014 02:20 pm GMT792 views
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5 Tips for Better Crowdfunding Marketing
Seven SMB Marketing Trends for 2011
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Following is a list of trends that will create the biggest opportunity, and confusion, for SMBs in 2011. 1. Online presence moves to Facebook 2. The dawn of the SMB agency arrives 3. SMBs take...

Benjamin FosselMar 03, 2011 07:29 am GMT3018 views
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Seven SMB Marketing Trends for 2011
Crowdsourcing Websites for Marketers - 4 Great Examples
document Crowd Creativity

Here are four examples of websites and web applications that leverage crowdsourcing to enhance marketing activities: 1. Crowdsourced small task completion: Amazon Mechanical Turk - This platform...

Fritz SchaeferApr 20, 2012 11:30 pm GMT3444 views
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Crowdsourcing Websites for Marketers - 4 Great Examples
Exhilway Private Capital Market to Invest US $20 Million IN US, Create 5,000 Jobs
article 

"We will start hiring in the US next month, though India will continue to remain the biggest market for us. The concept of crowdfunding is new to India and if you look at our model closely,...

Claire MackayAug 29, 2012 01:17 pm GMT2130 views
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Exhilway Private Capital Market to Invest US $20 Million IN US, Create 5,000 Jobs
Can this Dubai startup revolutionize market research through crowdsourcing?
article Cloud Labor, Tools

The app leverages two important regional developments – a surge in the popularity of crowdsourcing and some of the world’s highest smartphone penetration rates – to provide real time, geo-tagged...

Claire MackayJul 10, 2014 06:39 am GMT721 views
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Can this Dubai startup revolutionize market research through crowdsourcing?
Crowdsourcing User Studies With Mechanical Turk
document 

Micro-task markets such as Amazon’s Mechanical Turk are promising platforms for conducting a variety of user study tasks, ranging from surveys to rapid prototyping to quantitative performance...

Adam FrazerSep 04, 2011 03:26 am GMT3557 views
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Crowdsourcing User Studies With Mechanical Turk
Online Odd Jobs: How Startups Let You Fund Yourself
document Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

Zaarly isn’t the only startup creating unconventional employment opportunities. Taskrabbit has created a similar peer-to-peer task market, Airbnb has handled more than 2 million nights worth of...

Harshida PatelJan 02, 2012 02:01 am GMT2836 views
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Online Odd Jobs: How Startups Let You Fund Yourself
the future of knowledge work and the return of task specialization
blog Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

Article highlights the key drivers that are shaping the future of knowledge work: anytime, anywhere access; atomization of work; knowledge specialization; activity management; gamification;...

Steven BeauchemApr 24, 2012 07:21 pm GMT5649 views
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the future of knowledge work and the return of task specialization
How to Simplify your Marketing with Crowdsourcing
document 

Here are five areas where this approach " Creative Crowdsourcing " tends to work best: 1. Logo Design. 2. Web Design. 3. Flyer Design. 4. Stationery Design. 5. Banner Ads.

Tim SatterthwaiteJun 01, 2012 03:16 am GMT1218 views
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How to Simplify your Marketing with Crowdsourcing
Communitysourcing: Engaging Local Crowds to Perform Expert Work Via Physical Kiosks
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This work introduces an alternative mechanism for crowdsourcing tasks that require specialized knowledge or skill: communitysourcing — the use of physical kiosks to elicit work from specific...

Claire MackayJun 21, 2012 08:25 am GMT1765 views
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Communitysourcing: Engaging Local Crowds to Perform Expert Work Via Physical Kiosks
Will IBM's Bet On A Realigned Jobs Market Be Its Undoing?
article Cloud Labor

In essence, the Liquid Challenge, is about breaking software design and development down into tasks that can be assigned on an open markets basis – and as usual that means you get paid for those...

Samuel BennettOct 22, 2012 02:41 pm GMT2241 views
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Will IBM's Bet On A Realigned Jobs Market Be Its Undoing?
Adding Strategic Internet Marketing to an Equity Crowdfunding Project [Part 2]
Crowdfunding

While most crowdfunding websites may be brand new, their marketing platform is already obsolete, in an evolutionary way, writes Thomas Vass of The Private Capital Market, a subscription-based crowdfunding website. A CEO assuming that all crowdfunding websites are created equal will be disappointed when no investors show up to buy their private offering.

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Crowdsourcing.orgFeb 19, 2013 10:04 pm GMT12884 views
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Using Crowdsourcing to Bolster Online Marketing Outreach
Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Capseo's Anji Ismail unveiled a new crowdsourced marketing platform called DOZ at last week's Launch festival. We caught up with the entrepreneur to find out what DOZ is all about.

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Anton RootMar 12, 2013 08:13 pm GMT9820 views
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OBJE to Offer Developers Marketing Tools to Succeed in $9 Billion Gaming App Market
document Tools

Last week, the company announced that its plan to develop an innovative new crowdsourcing platform to help independent game makers build, publish and market the next wave of fun and exciting...

Benjamin FosselApr 29, 2013 02:22 pm GMT1680 views
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OBJE to Offer Developers Marketing Tools to Succeed in $9 Billion Gaming App Market
WeGoLook Now Offers Global Crowd Labor Solutions for Individuals and Businesses
article Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

WeGoLook is a nationwide field services platform that currently utilizes a database of over 10,000 independently contracted Agents to collect and deliver field data and perform tasks for a variety...

WeGoLookAug 21, 2013 06:50 pm GMT940 views
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WeGoLook Now Offers Global Crowd Labor Solutions for Individuals and Businesses
Crowdfunding as a Competitive Marketing Tool
blog 

Crowdfunding can launch a business to the forefront because of all the publicity involved in a campaign. To be successful, a project must go viral, which is not always an easy task for businesses....

CrowdClanJan 31, 2014 11:02 pm GMT1034 views
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Crowdfunding as a Competitive Marketing Tool
CrowdForge: Crowdsourcing Complex Work
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The research makes three primary contributions: 1. Identifies the coordination requirements necessary to crowdsource complex tasks, and describe a framework to support a variety of task types....

Archenette EvangelioFeb 05, 2011 02:19 am GMT2706 views
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CrowdForge: Crowdsourcing Complex Work
Crowdsourcing of Graphic Designers Will Replace the Traditional Design Firms
document Crowd Creativity, Tools

The biggest target market for LogoArena.com is the business start-ups. A new business always needs a logo design. Instead of going to a logo design studio which will charge you anywhere from $500...

Benjamin FosselFeb 21, 2011 03:26 pm GMT3068 views
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Crowdsourcing of Graphic Designers Will Replace the Traditional Design Firms
Mechanical Turk, Low Wages, and the Market for Lemons

I recall a highly talked about presentation (although highly unconventional) by M. Six Silberman whereby he discussed the "Sellers' problems in human computation markets". The basic question: can we protect the workers there from exploitation and from sweatshop salaries? Luis von Ahn posted a similar post on his blog. In the comments of the blog post, someone suggested that the low wages on Mechanical Turk is simply the result of high supply of workers and low demand for their work however I argue that what Amazon Mechanical Turk is today is a market for lemons, following the terminology of Akerlof's famous paper, for which he got the 2001 Nobel prize.

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Panos IpeirotisApr 21, 2011 11:21 pm GMT6623 views
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The Joy of the Task

What makes a professional a professional—holding a position and being paid for work performed? And what does it mean to get paid? You may think the answer is simple—getting a paycheck of course. How about an amateur—what makes one an amateur? Doing something for free and not getting paid? What if all this was flipped on its head? When it comes to using crowdsourcing as a marketing tool, it’s arguable that amateur creative contributions facilitate engagement and provide a fresh perspective.

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Richard SpiegelMay 24, 2011 04:44 am GMT5023 views
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