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This Is What Peace Looks Like

Posted 08.28.2014 | Arts

What does peace look like to you? That's the question we posed to millions of creatives on EyeEm, a community for photo sharing and discovery. The res...

8 Content Marketing Tips for When No One Reads Your Content

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 09.13.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Congrats on posting your infographic, blog, video or webinar. One problem: Uncle Jeb is your only reader. So what should you do?

Crowdsourcing Goes Further Than You'd Think

Jonathan Schilit | Posted 05.27.2014 | Technology
Jonathan Schilit

This crowd wisdom from social communities is not a new phenomenon. However, it's certainly gaining traction and acceptance.

The Secret Sauce to Successful Crowdsourcing Campaigns

Ivo Lukas | Posted 05.18.2014 | Technology
Ivo Lukas

We live in an age of entrepreneurial overload, after all -- how are you going to set yourself apart from all the rest?

4 Ways to Crowdsource Your Marketing Success

John Rampton | Posted 03.27.2014 | Small Business
John Rampton

Is it possible to use the crowd as easily, inexpensively and efficiently as the cloud for deploying marketing campaigns and tactics? The answer, according to a number of experts, is yes. Here are four ways these marketers are using the crowd successfully.

Can Things Be Too Good?

Saeid Fard | Posted 03.12.2014 | Technology
Saeid Fard

Some people might think I am conflating too many problems into one. Maybe I am, but whatever the web of systemic influences might be, I think we will see in coming times more examples of cultural backlashes against "too goods."

Power to the Crowd: Same Meat, Different Gravy?

Martijn Arets | Posted 09.24.2013 | Impact
Martijn Arets

Crowdfunding, crowdsourcing, crowdforcing and collaborative consumption: it is clear that everything 'crowd' or 'collaborative' is hot.

Your Dream Is Their Dream: Bypassing the Publisher

John Bergquist | Posted 05.04.2013 | Books
John Bergquist

The age of the art patron is alive and well. Instead of being the activity of the rich, the patron is the person with five dollars to spare and a favorite author to support. Their dream is our dream.

From Crowdsourcing to Crowdstorming

Shaun Abrahamson | Posted 04.24.2013 | Technology
Shaun Abrahamson

Over the last decade, organizations like GE, P&G, DARPA and LEGO have pioneered working with crowds to brainstorm. And in recent years, startups like Quirky, Localmotors and Giffgaff have put "crowdstorming" at the core of their strategies to bring better products and services to market.

How to Create an Amazing Crowdfunding Pitch

Scott Steinberg | Posted 10.08.2012 | Business
Scott Steinberg

Thanks to the Pebble E-Paper Watch's recent $10 million record-breaking fundraising effort, and similar online ventures, crowdfunding has recently exp...

Is Crowdsourcing the Next Big Thing?

Ramon Nuez | Posted 04.24.2012 | Business
Ramon Nuez

One of the primary advantages of crowdsourcing is that the organization now has access to a wider range of expertise that would be unavailable to it otherwise.

The Heartbeat of Bogotá: Engaging the Population of a City to Reinvent Itself for the Digital Age

Don Tapscott | Posted 03.24.2012 | World
Don Tapscott

Around the world our cities are in desperate need of rejuvenation and transformation. Elected officials are scrambling to equip their cities for the 21st century, talking about creating "open," "networked," and "smart" cities.

8 Signs She's Not A True Friend

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 03.10.2012 | Women
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Not every social climber exhibits the same exact behaviors, but here are some telltale signs (crowd sourced by other posters and doctored by me) that can save us all some heartache.

Survey: How Would You Prefer to Connect With NYC Government?

Rachel Sterne | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Rachel Sterne

In late January, I joined the City of New York, focusing on how our citizens and government communicate and work together online. My first step in preparing our strategy is to examine how the public currently uses digital technology.

The Huffington Loaf: A Crowdsourced Meatloaf Recipe

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Meathead

Whenever the topic comes up with friends, they all have some great ideas and new twists on this All-American classic. So let's develop a killer meatloaf together.

WATCH: Who Should Win?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Published by Amazon, Richard Hine's new novel, "Russell Wiley Is Out To Lunch," takes place in 2006 when media companies started riding the social med...

4 Food Makes Crowdsourced Donut Burgers With Veggie Filling

brandflakesforbreakfast.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

4 Food is a new fast food concept that's just launched in NYC. They make hamburgers with the centers cut out. (Think meat donuts). Then they fill the...

Today's New Vocabulary Word Is "Crowdsourced'

Candy Spelling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Candy Spelling

I'm with everyone else who couldn't figure out Lindsay Lohan's $100 million lawsuit against E-Trade because one of the babies in a TV spot had her nam...

Carl Icahn's Son Launches Film Start-Up

New York Times | Charles Lyon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Film enthusiasts vote at the box office on which movies succeed or fail. The idea behind a new Web site, Massify.com, is to give them a vote on which ...