Affiliate Summit East 2016 took the Big Apple by storm last week, bringing together more than 5,000 attendees from all over the world to network, swap strategies and of course, party. (We are still talking about ClickSure’s!)Read More
In this fourth and final installment of our Global Gig Series, we look at a innovation platform that is helping to solve the world’s toughest challenges by crowdsourcing ideas from some of world’s top experts.
Crowdsourcing is not limited to freelance writers and creatives anymore. Companies across the science, engineering and technology sectors are going beyond their walls to source ideas, expertise and technology to accelerate innovation.Read More
There’s a large population of freelancers in Asia, with countries like India, the Philippines, Pakistan, and Bangladesh constituting the majority of this community. The Indian freelance community is made up of about 15 million people, making it the second-largest market in the world after the US. In a similar vein, Pakistan has the third-largest userbase on Freelancer, a popular site where clients post tasks they need fulfilled.Read More
Recent headlines are revealing just how challenging it is to send cross-border payments into emerging markets. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the case of sending low-value mass payouts for business.Read More
What do IBM, Mike’s Hard Lemonade and Nike have in common? They’ve all generated successful media campaigns through Zooppa’s creative network. In this third installment of our Global Gig series, we look at this crowdsourcing platform for creatives and brands.Read More
Great Britain's decision to leave the EU last week, along with the resignation of British Prime Minister David Cameron, has aroused a great deal of uncertainty in the United Kingdom and beyond. As corporations across the world grapple with the consequences that Brexit could bring to the UK Fintech industry, Transpay's CEO Samish Kumar is optimistic about the future.Read More
In this second installment of our Global Gig Series, we look at a freelance marketplace that is advancing the global gig economy by providing instant, one-to-one interactions between freelance developers and businesses through video conferencing.
While outsourcing can help companies complete projects in a timely and cost-effective manner, hiring and then managing virtual or “distributed” freelance teams from around the world can be difficult. Coordinating time zones, overcoming language barriers and keeping projects moving are just a few of the challenges facing already busy business owners.Read More
Thanks to Language Service Providers (LSPs), the world is shrinking. LSPs help to improve the communication abilities of travel brands, governments, NGOs and news media, connecting businesses to far-off and untapped markets through localization services.Read More
The gig economy is on the rise, here to stay and gaining ground globally. No matter the job or project, there is a platform and freelancer ready and able to complete it. In our Global Gig Series, we’ll look at some of the unique platforms that are helping to grow the global gig economy.Read More