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At Grubwithus You Never Have to Dine Alone
Entrepreneurs

At Grubwithus You Never Have to Dine Alone

Former college buddies find fast-track growth with a business that makes meals more social.
Lambeth Hochwald
Gemvara Mines Business Success With Customized Bling
Entrepreneurs

Gemvara Mines Business Success With Customized Bling

A look at the growth spurt of this design-your-own jewelry company, and how its focus on customization helps it stand out in a crowded market.
Lambeth Hochwald
How Badgeville Is Gamifying the Internet
Technology

How Badgeville Is Gamifying the Internet

A look at the growth spurt of this tech startup, plus the founders' advice on how you can stay ahead of the curve, too.
Erica Swallow
Fast-Growing Chegg Aims for High Marks with Students
Entrepreneurs

Fast-Growing Chegg Aims for High Marks with Students

From homework help to the inside scoop on professors, we examine how this textbook entrepreneur is staying ahead of the curve in the education market.
Lisa Girard
How Dwolla is Building Its Brand by Giving Away Cash
Marketing

How Dwolla is Building Its Brand by Giving Away Cash

Dwolla's rise as a payment alternative to credit cards isn't thanks to merchants' disdain for plastic alone. Here's how the company's founder used clever social-media strategies to build buzz.
Shira Lazar
Understanding the Value of a Facebook Fan
Marketing

Understanding the Value of a Facebook Fan

Think having Facebook fans doesn't matter? Consider this: People who "like" your business are three times more likely to make purchases than those who don't.
Mikal E. Belicove
Get Out of Town With Wanderfly
Starting a Business

Get Out of Town With Wanderfly

This New York-based travel inspiration service offers recommendations that can send users packing.
Michelle Juergen
On Zaarly, You Can (Usually) Get What You Want
Starting a Business

On Zaarly, You Can (Usually) Get What You Want

This San Francisco startup is a matchmaker for renters and owners.
Jennifer Wang
Unlimited Editions With Blurb
Starting a Business

Unlimited Editions With Blurb

This do-it-yourself book publisher helps users publish bookstore-quality tomes.
John Patrick Pullen
Happiness Pays Off With Kiip
Starting a Business

Happiness Pays Off With Kiip

Kiip relies on the games we play to connect marketers with potential customers.
Jennifer Wang
Portable Design With Poketo
Starting a Business

Portable Design With Poketo

A startup founded by two artists puts art in people's pockets (and on their backs).
Carolyn Horwitz