Portfolio POV: What’s Trending on Everipedia?

Mucker Lab

Editor’s Note: This guest post is the first of an ongoing series offering up an insider-point of view from a portfolio company. This week, stories involving police officers and the Republican National Convention have dominated the news and social media.

What Jonah @Peretti, CEO of BuzzFeed, Sees in the Future of Digital Media

Both Sides of the Table

It conjures up a range of emotions anytime I’ve privately expressed my opinion to thought leaders in our industry that I believe it is one of the most innovative companies in digital media. An obvious vector for me would be software for the media industry. media journalism

Media 98

Trending Sources

Quantified Media Continues to Grow

The Startup Magazine

Quantified Media is media agency creating opportunities for skilled graduates and professionals in the field of digital advertising and direct response marketing. Who is Quantified Media? It is run by professionals with many years of experience in digital advertising and media.

Every Startup Needs Intellectual Property To Thrive

Startup Professionals Musings

A large portion of your competitive advantage and your potential value to investors is the size of your intellectual property portfolio. In reality, patents are only one of at least eight items that should be in your IP portfolio. Social media accounts.

Israeli Startup Picapp Merges with YBrant Media

VC Cafe

Ybrant Media , an large Indian Media portfolio of companies, has acquired Israeli startup PicApp for an undisclosed amount. This is Ybrant Media’s second acquisition in Israel. Following the acquisition, Picapp’s employees will join YBrant Media.

The Greatest Opportunity In Social Media Marketing Today

Duct Tape Marketing

The Greatest Opportunity In Social Media Marketing Today written by John Jantsch read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing In my forthcoming book Duct Tape Selling (Portfolio May 15th) I make the case that sales professionals must think and act more like marketers.

Education Gets Techified: New Ed Platform Teaches Music, Design, Media

The Startup Magazine

The program was created in collaboration with some of the biggest brand names in the world, including Nike, IBM and Buzzfeed, and is aimed at passion-driven careers, like music, sports and media.

Introducing Gotham Voices: An Email Newsletter for NY Tech

View from Seed

Independently, one of the things I’ve noticed about social media tech conversations is that they tend to be overly centered on founders and operators from Silicon Valley. Blog Portfolio ResourcesTL;DR: We’re launching a newsletter highlighting the best content from the NYC tech community. Fill out the form below to get Gotham Voices in your inbox each week, and read on to learn why we’re excited to launch this today. Subscribe to Gotham Voices. indicates required.

And now for something a little different: First Round portfolio company chloe + isabel launches [#frc]

This is going to be BIG.

If you're an innovator in the fashion space, in the flow of fashion influencers, cover ecommerce/fashion tech/retail for the media, or just generally blanket your social media presence with your uber fashion-forwardness e-mail me and I'll see if I can get you an invite--we're pretty tight already. Tweet.

Twitter Link Roundup #213 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 20 Beautiful UI & UX Designer Portfolios For Inspiration – crowdspring.co/1nHf3HU.

Twitter Link Roundup #238 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 7 Rules of Perfect Portfolio Websites – crowdspring.co/YTR0jA.

Twitter Link Roundup #236 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! How To Build A World-Class Design Portfolio | Co.Design – crowdspring.co/1uDPSu7.

Twitter Link Roundup #127 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! PR people continue to struggle with social media – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #237 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 7 Rules of Perfect Portfolio Websites – crowdspring.co/1ytzvGO.

Leveraging the Social Media: 5 Ideas For Your Job Search

crowdSPRING Blog

Social media platforms provide wonderful channels for an active job search strategy and you can start today. Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #87 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More. The Ten Step Social Media Marketing Checklist.

Twitter Link Roundup #179 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! How Marketing Legend Guy Kawasaki Manages His Social Media Presence | Hubspot – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #198 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 50 Beautifully Simple Portfolio Websites For Your Inspiration – crowdspring.co/18GaqJP.

Twitter Link Roundup #136 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! crowdSPRING’s NEW Small Biz Newsletter: Pinterest, Marketing Mistakes, Branding, Social Media – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #185 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 25 Portfolio Sites That Are Boldly Ignoring Design Trends | PSDFan – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #222 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! The Answer to the Organic Reach vs Advertising Problem on Social Media Channels – crowdspring.co/1rTUmdM.

Twitter Link Roundup #217 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 11 Beautiful Portfolios to Keep you Inspired – crowdspring.co/1giHY5m.

Twitter Link Roundup #125 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 50 (mostly) free social media tools for brands – [link]. 50 (mostly) free social media tools for brands – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #177 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! For the full post, look in the Social Media & Marketing section below.

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Hiring A Marketing Communications Agency

Brandanew

Social media and content marketing the two pillars of today’s inbound communication and audience interactions are not short-cut approaches. People who religiously spend each day on communication, storytelling, social media, blogging and inbound efforts are like your extended teams.

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You Can’t Spell Hardware without H-A-R-D

K9 Ventures

That’s 7 out of about 29 investments that K9 has made to date and so that’s almost 1/4 of the K9 portfolio. Among the fun inventory stories, twice one of my portfolio companies has ended up forecasting less than what they could have sold.

Clovr at Finnovate

Early Stage Adventures

Good overview by Tom and Doug explaining the Clovr platform at Finnovate: Boston Digital media Investments Portfolio Startups

Media Companies Are Hot Again. No, Seriously

Inc Startups

The fastest growing private media company in the country never intended in its early years to be so editorial. But I think over the next few years there will be a renaissance in media production," he says. Here''s how Refinery29 is approaching this apparent new era of online media.

Twitter Link Roundup #189 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Should You Give Up On Social Media Marketing? Empower Your Small Business: Should You Give Up On Social Media?,

Twitter Link Roundup #224 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 21 free tools for perfecting your portfolio | Webdesigner Depot – crowdspring.co/1lDrOSB.

Twitter Link Roundup #188 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Does Search Produce Better Customers Than Social Media? Does Search Produce Better Customers Than Social Media?

Twitter Link Roundup #210 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 10 Portfolio Websites that Will Make You Say Wow | 1stwebdesigner – crowdspring.co/1fdEoaA.

Twitter Link Roundup #196 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 30 Best Portfolio Websites in Red Color | iBrandStudio – crowdspring.co/14azoiL.

So You Want to Compete Against Amazon?

Jeff Jordan

many companies deploy multiple strategies: Sell differentiated product: Amazon’s sales skew very heavily towards “hard-lines”, things like media, electronics, home & garden, and toys.

Twitter Link Roundup #82 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! You’ll find more creative outdoor advertising in the Social Media & Marketing section below.

Twitter Link Roundup #223 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! How To Use Portfolio Theory At Your Startup | by Chris Yeh – crowdspring.co/1jkfmFu.

Twitter Link Roundup #161 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 25 Beautiful Portfolio Website Designs | Vandelay Design Blog – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #85 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Confusion about what to measure and definition of success continues to hold back social media spending – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #191 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Free Flat Design Social Media Icons – [link]. 34 Fresh Portfolio Websites Inspiration | CSS Matter – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #199 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Social media “war rooms” strike me as 90% gimmick, 10% value - crowdspring.co/1hZ05KD.

Twitter Link Roundup #200 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 40 Sets of Free Social Media Icons | Vandelay Design Blog - crowdspring.co/Has8vE. A Guide to Designing a Portfolio Website - crowdspring.co/HarwpQ. 40 Sets of Free Social Media Icons | Vandelay Design Blog - crowdspring.co/Has8vE.