Four Models for Engaging the Crowd — We continue our look at industry-leading research by our sister organization massolution. In this edition, we look at the four underlying models of engaging the crowd, and what makes them possible.
SXSW 2013: Ouya’s Julie Uhrman Bet It All on Kickstarter
In a keynote interview at the 2013 South By Southwest Interactive festival, Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman told the audience that although she had been working on Ouya for some time before raising a million dollars in eight hours (and ultimately over 8 million dollars total) on Kickstarter, the entire venture all hinged on the crowdfunding campaign.
A Platform to Make Messages Go Viral Through ‘Crowdspeaking’
At one point or another we’ve probably all had a message that we’d like to see go viral, but finding that magic formula to make something take off online remains a mystery to most of us. One platform claims to have the recipe for that social media secret sauce.
Call for Startups: Crowdfunding Challenge at Crowdsourcing Week
Crowdsourcing Week calls international startups to participate in a pitch and crowdfunding challenge. The winners will be announced during Crowdsourcing Week the first ever global event on crowdsourcing, open innovation and crowdfunding in Singapore on June 3-7.