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What Does a Data Project Coordinator Do?

By: Amber Schanter | Published: August 19, 2015

Some people see the world through jigsaw-shaped lenses. They are quick to identify the pieces of a puzzle, and get a kick out of analyzing those parts to find the most efficient – and accurate – solution. That’s us. At our core, we are problem solvers. On a larger scale, we use big data to […]

What Does a Content Project Coordinator Do?

By: Alex Chrum | Published: August 18, 2015

CrowdSource is well-known for its awesome perks and unique work environment (massages and free beer, anyone?). But have you ever found yourself wondering what the people who work there actually do for a living? You’re not alone (just ask my family). In addition to the thousands of freelancers who complete work on our platform remotely, […]

5 Tools Every Online Publisher Should Use

By: Brittany Corners | Published: August 11, 2015

The Internet has exploded with resources that claim to help online publishers boost visibility and reach new audiences. Yet, many of these tools fall short. Here are five tried-and-true online tools that boost search engine rankings and help online publishers succeed: Pinterest More than 70 million users engage with Pinterest. How can online publishers utilize this platform? For starters, publishers […]

CrowdSource Donates Back-to-School Supplies

By: Brittany Corners | Published: August 7, 2015

Throughout the month of July, CrowdSource team members geared up to help local children prepare for the new school year by teaming up with the YMCA of Southwest Illinois. The “Back to School Bash”, which is held every summer by the YMCA, helps ensure that every child in the area is ready for the year […]

What Is it Like to Work at CrowdSource?

By: Brittany Corners | Published: August 5, 2015

The business world is rapidly changing, and at CrowdSource, we don’t approach this shift as if it were a spectator sport. We are actively changing the way the world works with our innovative platform and forward-thinking team. How was CrowdSource founded?  It’s an interesting story, actually. While operating an online publishing business, our founders developed […]

The Ultimate Guide to Content Optimization for E-commerce Merchants

By: Brittany Corners | Published: August 3, 2015

One of the biggest challenges of running an e-commerce business is attracting website traffic from qualified, ready-to-purchase visitors. No matter how well-designed your website, there is a good chance you’re leaving money on the table if your content is not optimized for conversions. Advertising Is Not the Answer Paid advertisements will only become more expensive […]

Must-Know Online Publishing Stats [Infographic]

By: Brittany Corners | Published: July 30, 2015

Online publishing represents an exciting new frontier in the publishing industry that could not have been imagined even 10 years ago. As magazines and newspapers fade from the public’s view, a new breed of publishers has emerged to create an entirely new experience for consumers looking to be informed, entertained and inspired. On the other hand, […]