Crowdsourcing http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/crowdsourcing The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Crowdsourcing en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:03:00 GMT The 10 Most Funded Kickstarter Campaigns Ever A look at the 10 ventures that have raised the most money on the popular crowdfunding website to date. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235313 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235313 Nina Zipkin A look at the 10 ventures that have raised the most money on the popular crowdfunding website to date. Crowdsource Your Way to Free Wi-Fi Everywhere By getting people to share a part of their bandwidth, upstart Fon wants to build a no-cost web-access world. Sun, 15 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233999 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233999 Jason Ankeny By getting people to share a part of their bandwidth, upstart Fon wants to build a no-cost web-access world. Enlist Twitter for Crowdfunding Success Those 140-character posts are perfect for driving traffic to your campaign because of their reach and speed in sharing news. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234427 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234427 Kendall Almerico Those 140-character posts are perfect for driving traffic to your campaign because of their reach and speed in sharing news. Connecting Brands With Cheap, Fresh and Creative Talent Advertising and digital marketing platform Zooppa partners with brands and agencies to create crowd-sourced commercials. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233883 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233883 Grant Davis Advertising and digital marketing platform Zooppa partners with brands and agencies to create crowd-sourced commercials. Is Your Company Marketing Like a Taxicab Business in the Age of Uber? The sharing economy is starting to dramatically upend how creative work fashioned for advertising is sourced. Mon, 12 May 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233776 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233776 Kevin Bobowski The sharing economy is starting to dramatically upend how creative work fashioned for advertising is sourced. This 3-D Printing Pen Hits $50,000 Kickstarter Goal In Two Hours The Lix pen shot past its fundraising goal in no time. The campaign, now in its second day, has raised almost $250,000. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233536 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233536 Catherine Clifford The Lix pen shot past its fundraising goal in no time. The campaign, now in its second day, has raised almost $250,000. 5 Tips to Becoming a Disruptive Entrepreneur Startups can now begin life with products that are better and cheaper than those of incumbents. Learn what you can do to set this in motion. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233488 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233488 Larry Downes and Paul Nunes Startups can now begin life with products that are better and cheaper than those of incumbents. Learn what you can do to set this in motion. 3 Tips for Managing Crowdsourced Workers Providing incentives and learning to listen can help managers maximize a crowdsourced workforce. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232901 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232901 Samantha Drake Providing incentives and learning to listen can help managers maximize a crowdsourced workforce. Crowdsourcing Gone Too Far? Canadian Couple Lets the Internet Name Their Baby Girl. Shucks. 'Streetlamp of-the-sea' didn’t make the final cut. What did? We know you're dying to know the lucky newby's winning web name, so come find out. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233284 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233284 Kim Lachance Shandrow Shucks. 'Streetlamp of-the-sea' didn’t make the final cut. What did? We know you're dying to know the lucky newby's winning web name, so come find out. Why Crowdsourcing Is the Answer to Business-Software Reviews A new generation of corporate buyers is seeking ways to evaluate enterprise technology in the same way that shoppers tap Yelp for insight about consumer products. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233210 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233210 Godard Abel A new generation of corporate buyers is seeking ways to evaluate enterprise technology in the same way that shoppers tap Yelp for insight about consumer products. Corporate Social Responsibility Done Right: 5 Ways to Help Your Company Shine Entrepreneurs can enlist employees, customers and other partners when it comes time to offer programs that give back to the community. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232945 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232945 Lain Hensley Entrepreneurs can enlist employees, customers and other partners when it comes time to offer programs that give back to the community. On Becoming That Truly Inclusive Leader In a global economy, openness to new diverse ideas is critical for staying competitive. Embrace a method to cull the best ideas from your team and put them into action. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232886 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232886 Shirley Engelmeier In a global economy, openness to new diverse ideas is critical for staying competitive. Embrace a method to cull the best ideas from your team and put them into action. Your Crowdfunding Cheat Sheet (Infographic) An overview of how companies are raising money with crowdfunding, what categories are hottest and what the future holds for this new and innovative finance tool. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231638 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231638 Catherine Clifford An overview of how companies are raising money with crowdfunding, what categories are hottest and what the future holds for this new and innovative finance tool. This Site Allows Celebrities to Crowdfund for Causes in Real Time Laffster, once a platform specifically targeting comedians, rebranded itself today to become Cogo, available to actors, authors, musicians and athletes. Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231417 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231417 Catherine Clifford Laffster, once a platform specifically targeting comedians, rebranded itself today to become Cogo, available to actors, authors, musicians and athletes. American Heart Association Using Crowdfunding to Find Next Big Thing in Health The American Heart Association is using crowdfunding to find innovative technologies that can assist in improving cardiovascular health across the U.S. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 18:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231295 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231295 Catherine Clifford The American Heart Association is using crowdfunding to find innovative technologies that can assist in improving cardiovascular health across the U.S. Inventing Made Easy: Go Straight to the (Crowd)Source These companies provide an avenue to bring your ideas to the marketplace with little cost to you. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230894 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230894 Christopher Hawker These companies provide an avenue to bring your ideas to the marketplace with little cost to you. Creating a Banner Ad Worth Clicking on Dispop sources click-worthy banner-ad proposals from a network of designers. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229359 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229359 Jason Ankeny Dispop sources click-worthy banner-ad proposals from a network of designers. Uber Incentivizes Drivers to Join by Offering Car Discounts On-demand car service Uber has teamed up with GM and Toyota to provide drivers discounts on car purchases and friendlier financial terms. Mon, 25 Nov 2013 17:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230106 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230106 Andrea Huspeni On-demand car service Uber has teamed up with GM and Toyota to provide drivers discounts on car purchases and friendlier financial terms. Bosslessness: What It Is and Why It's All the Rage in Silicon Valley Want to attract stellar employees? Don't boss them around. Here’s how to manage without, well, managing. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229977 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229977 Walter Chen Want to attract stellar employees? Don't boss them around. Here’s how to manage without, well, managing. McSweeney's Publishing House Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for $15. Yup. For $15. The San Francisco-based publishing house known for its snark and devilish sarcasm has challenged the idea of what it means to succeed with a crowdfunding campaign. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 21:14:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229830 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229830 Catherine Clifford The San Francisco-based publishing house known for its snark and devilish sarcasm has challenged the idea of what it means to succeed with a crowdfunding campaign.