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Crowdspringhttp://www.crowdspring.com/A choice driven marketplace Consists of 44000 Graphic, web and Industrial designers.U.S
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Cofundoswww.cofundos.orgOnline platform that the communities define needs, research goals and fundings and Individuals/groups come forward to address it.The group who marks out the need commits a certain amount of money and collect a contractor, willing to deliver at the price.Europe
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NIHwww.nih.govGood example for a firm that manages its own crowdsourcing community. It puts out broad calls for proposals.A highlighted example in literature for focused researchU.S
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Crowdflowerhttp://crowdflower.com/Labor-on-demand solutionsThe 3 services of this platform are distinguishing (webapp, content moderation and custom solutions)U.S
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Tradawww.trada.comCrowdsourcing marketplaceThe problem owners can leverage the skills of communities. Highlighted in literature for working collectively on ad campaigns /evaluation methodsU.S
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Utestwww.utest.commarket place for software testing30000 professionals from 165 countriesU.S
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Innocentivewww.innocentive.comonline marketplaceis highlighted as the "open-innovation" companyU.Shttps://www.innocentive.com/ar/challenge/9933147This is a nice example for students to realize the diversity of the types of challenges they can participate
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Mahalowww.mahalo.comA social community where everyone can ask questions about anything. Mahalo answers: members provide answeres to the questions and in some cases earn tips for the best answers.U.S
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Ideawicket/Inpamahttp://www.inpama.com/Open-innovation intermediaryIdea marketplaceIndia/U.S
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Changemakerswww.Changemakers.comLatin America/U.S/India
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Victor and Spoilswww.victorandspoils.comAd/digital companyWorld's first creative agency built on crowdsourcing principlesU.S
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Idea Bountywww.ideabounty.comco-creation and idea generation communitiesidea marketplaceU.S
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redesign mewww.redesignme.comco-creation and communitiesidea generationNL/Europe
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Communispace
(Sensorium)
www.communispace.comco-creationU.S
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Brainjuicer
www.brainjuicer.comcrowds and communities for market research and idea generationUK/Europe
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NapkinLabwww.napkinlabs.comapps/social mediaU.S/EU/Asia
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Choardixwww.chaordix.comcrowdsourcingfamous for crowd-projects for IBMglobal
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BigIdeagroupwww.bigideagroup.nettechnology scouting
/co-creation
Known for the method of online idea generation by their communities : "professionals
inventors"
North America
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Nine sightshttp://www.ninesights.com/welcomecollaborative online community Open Innovation service provider -- also see:http://www.ninesigma.com/Europe/U.S
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YourEncorewww.yourencore.comEngineering and science / expertise scouting and
co-creation in expert community
Known for its YourEncore Innovation Community
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Covernhttp://www.corven.com/corven-networks/Known for the Covern networks+innovation communities
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Enterprise Europe Networkhttp://portal.enterprise-europe-network.ec.europa.eu/This is good with the Entrepreneurship perspective for starting Biz in EuropeEurope
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Gusthttp://gust.com/Community for investors and entrepreneursstartupsCanada
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DEMO/Gusthttp://gust.com/entrepreneur-conference/gust-demo-fall-2012-scholarshipThis one is a good opportunity for students to take their product ideas and get an investment/scholarshipstartupsCanada
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Designboomwww.designboom.comGood example of a design community, also for the dynamic boging as a strategy to leverage the community.The design competitions are distinguishingEurope/Italy
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Insiteshttp://www.insites.eu/Research/user/marketing communitiesEuorpe
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Imagination cubedhttp://ww10.imaginationcubed.com/A company offering/suggesting many online/interactive softwares, platforms and sharewares that support online team-working
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Chachahttp://www.chacha.com/brand advertisers can engage with the target audience of their choiceOnline community for real-time answers to any question (online and through mobile phones by either texting or using mobile apps.)U.S
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tools for online communities: TEAM PORTFOLIOhttp://getworksimple.com/allows members to brand themselves and share goals and contributions with the team in real-time.
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tools for online communities: IDEATIONhttp://www.tdbspecialprojects.com/Idea generation tool
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https://bubbl.us/Brain storming/mind mapping tool
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http://brainreactions.net/rooms/signupfree and private space for online brainstorming
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tools for online communities: DESIGNhttp://www.conceptshare.com/Co-creation tool
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tools for online communities: ORGANIZINGhttp://wufoo.com/A web application for making forms for communities
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https://podio.com/work space for online collaboration
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http://www.tweetdeck.com/Organizer for tweeterexample for scheduler tools. Another typical example for free use:http://www.groupon.com/scheduler
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tools for online communities: ANALYZINGhttp://simplymeasured.com/for analyzing social media data
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http://www.sysomos.com/for measuring the social buzz around a product/brand monitoring the conversations around keywords
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https://www.facebook.com/insights/example for the apps. that social networking platforms provide
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tools for online communities: PRESENTATIONhttp://www.screenr.com/recording your screen for making video presentations also ScreenFlow for Mac, Camtasia for PC .
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http://www.zendesk.com/for presentations and discussions between community managers
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http://prezi.com/making shared/online flash presentations
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tools for online communities: COMMERCIALIZATIONhttp://www.traackr.com/Influencer monitoringfocuses on people -- designed to identify and engage the top influencers most relevant to brands, products, or campaigns.
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http://www.attensity.com/home/social media monitoringfocuses on URLs and where activity surrounding a brand, product or campaign is happening.
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Public recordshttp://www.publicrecords.org/online community for music startups and band brandingU.S
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Communities for startups and entrepreneurshttp://answers.onstartups.com/Q&A -- For crowdsourcing small business questions.After posting a question, anyone can post an answer. Answers are voted by the crowd.
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http://www.focus.com/One-on-one Q&A -- a core group of experts answer questions about startups.Topics: IT, marketing, sales, finance, customer service, operations and human resources sections
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http://www.micromentor.org/finding a mentor online
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http://econnect.entrepreneur.com/online network of entrepreneursForums and a directory of other entrepreneurs, browsable by industry and name
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http://www.partnerup.com/Q&A140 characters questions
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http://www.efactor.com/home/loginQ&A +forums
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http://www.meettheboss.tv/search/?searchTerm=how%20to%20use%20group%20couponsVideos and talks targeted specifically for entrepreneurs
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http://www.score.org/free advice to entrepreneurs
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http://www.linkedin.com/answers/Q&A
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http://www.quora.com/crowdsourcing and collaboration Q&A tool
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FUNDRAISING apps./softwares/platformshttp://www.chipin.com/Fundraising widgetwidget to be used on Facebook or personal webpages
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http://www.razoo.com/Fundrising platform
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http://www.convio.com/software for online fundraising
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Online employment/ innovation marketplacehttps://www.elance.com/Qualified professionals are highlighted
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http://www.vworker.com/Mostly known for the programming and design
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http://www.freelancer.com/outsourcing marketplace
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Taskcnhttp://www.taskcn.com/Is amongst the biggest platforms in china. very interesting. There is a paper on this website which I also sharehttps://www.dropbox.com/s/r4udbvvjc2hut4m/p246-yang.pdfChina
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Core77core77.comPortal/Design competitions
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Gridhttp://grid.binarythumb.com/Helps users to create, organize and share visual spreadsheets
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Kippthttps://kippt.com/A tool for collective bookmarking (members of a community can archive the bookmarked links
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DIYhttps://diy.org/Community for kids that collect everything they make as they grow up
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EdStartuphttp://101.edstartup.net/Time delimited community, a MOOC
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Sonic anglehttp://www.sonicangel.com/crowdfunding
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e-architecthttp://www.e-architect.co.uk/architecture_competitions.htmdesign competitions for architects
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Interactionhttp://www.interaction.org/ •An alliance of NGOs and NPOs shaping development policy and practice. They do some innovation practices you might want to explore. See their blog for current examples http://www.interaction.org/blog
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