Crowdsourcing

News and Articles About Crowdsourcing

Equity Crowdfunding Takes Off: What Your Business Should Know
Equity Crowdfunding

Equity Crowdfunding Takes Off: What Your Business Should Know

With equity crowdfunding investors can easily connect with great opportunities and businesses can reach investors.
John Boitnott
3 Methods to Transform into a Socially Responsible Organization
Corporate Social Responsibility

3 Methods to Transform into a Socially Responsible Organization

These three methods will help you turn your organization into a company committed to making a positive impact.
John Rampton
What Kylie Jenner's Hair Color Can Teach Brands About the Power of Crowdsourcing
Customer Experience

What Kylie Jenner's Hair Color Can Teach Brands About the Power of Crowdsourcing

The reality TV star let fans pick which shade of blue she should dye her tresses via social media.
Laura Entis
How Crowdsourcing Can Help You With Ideas, Content and Labor
Marketing Bootcamp

How Crowdsourcing Can Help You With Ideas, Content and Labor

This modern method is often the best -- and most inexpensive -- way to come up with new ideas, generate content and supplement labor for your business.
Chuck Cohn
Treat Customers as Co-authors, Not Targets, and Hit a Marketing Bullseye
Marketing Bootcamp

Treat Customers as Co-authors, Not Targets, and Hit a Marketing Bullseye

Customer loyalty, positive word of mouth and inexpensive content generation are just a few ways you can benefit from crowdsourcing.
Keith Quesenberry
Forget Beacons: The Future of Retail May Be Magnetic
Technology

Forget Beacons: The Future of Retail May Be Magnetic

A new technology -- which uses a building's unique magnetic signature to locate not just stores, but also products -- aims to transform the way we shop at malls.
Emily Price
The Smithsonian and Kickstarter Partner Up to Preserve Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit
Kickstarter

The Smithsonian and Kickstarter Partner Up to Preserve Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit

More than 7,000 campaign backers have already contributed $550,000 to the preservation project.
Catherine Clifford
Let This Company Make Your Concept a Creation
100 Brilliant Companies

Let This Company Make Your Concept a Creation

If you have a product idea, but lack the skills to execute it, Assembly can help.
More Businesses Can Now Offer Booking Options on Yelp
Yelp

More Businesses Can Now Offer Booking Options on Yelp

Through new partnerships, Yelp users can now book a hair appointment, order flowers or set up a consultation with a lawyer directly through a company's Yelp page.
Nina Zipkin
Twitter and Foursquare Team Up to Let You Tag Your Location in Tweets
Growth Strategies

Twitter and Foursquare Team Up to Let You Tag Your Location in Tweets

The new feature gives users the option of including their location in posts.
Nina Zipkin
The 10 Most Funded Kickstarter Campaigns Ever
Crowdfunding

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.
Nina Zipkin
Amazon Is Getting Ready to Publish Its First Batch of Crowdsourced E-Books
Kindle Scout

Amazon Is Getting Ready to Publish Its First Batch of Crowdsourced E-Books

The first 10 books will be published on March 3, with preorders beginning today.
Laura Entis
Yelp Sues Sites That Claim They Can Sell Business Owners 5-Star Reviews
Legal

Yelp Sues Sites That Claim They Can Sell Business Owners 5-Star Reviews

The embattled crowdsourced review platform returns to court again but this time it is on the other side of the legal line.
Nina Zipkin
Interior Design Businesses

7 Home Decor Startup Trends to Watch

Creating a coherent, polished yet personalized aesthetic no longer requires an expert eye, bundles of free time or a hefty disposable income. Entrepreneurs have entered the game.
Charlotte Nichols