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Shapeways — One of the World’s Largest Online Marketplaces for Makers to Showcase and Sell 3D Printed Items in 58+ Materials and Finishes

Shapeways — One of the World’s Largest Online Marketplaces for Makers to Showcase and Sell 3D Printed Items in 58+ Materials and Finishes

In a Nutshell: Manufacturing products via 3D printing has created a low-risk entry point into the marketplace for entrepreneurs. Using computer-aided design (CAD) or built-in applications, digital designers at every skill level can upload their creations to the Shapeways platform, allowing consumers to customize the product by choosing from among more than 58 materials and finishes — from plastic to porcelain to precious metals. Shapeways lets makers focus solely on designing pieces... read more »

Greenhouse Optimizes the Hiring Process From Interview to Onboarding With an Intuitive Cloud-Based Platform

Greenhouse Optimizes the Hiring Process From Interview to Onboarding With an Intuitive Cloud-Based Platform

In a Nutshell: The recruiting, hiring, and onboarding process often means expensive advertising, stacks of resumes, and a splitting headache. But, it doesn’t have to. Greenhouse offers a suite of tools designed to make the hiring process a more efficient, effective, and pleasant experience, even past the hire date. The cloud-based platform provides recruiting tools that help find the perfect candidates, interview kits that ensure consistent, structured feedback, and an onboarding... read more »

Selling Your Art Doesn’t Have to Be Hard — Format™ Helps Creatives Build & Grow A Brand

Selling Your Art Doesn’t Have to Be Hard — Format™ Helps Creatives Build & Grow A Brand

In a Nutshell: Format is devoted to helping artists create simple, stunning online portfolios that can be used as a career-building tool and a revenue stream. With e-commerce integration, Format is allowing artists to expand the function of showcasing their work. Other features, such as themes, proof delivery, and personalized blogs, allow creative professionals easy ways to connect with their clients and potential customers. What began as an online showcase for artists is now an... read more »

Hosting Leader DreamHost Introduces Remixer™ Website Builder Tool to Help Entrepreneurs Get Online Faster

Hosting Leader DreamHost Introduces Remixer™ Website Builder Tool to Help Entrepreneurs Get Online Faster

In a Nutshell: Even brick-and-mortar businesses need a digital presence now that so many customers are beginning their searches online. While creating a professional-looking website used to be cost-prohibitive, site-building platforms now simplify and speed up this process. Known for its reliable and scalable hosting plans, DreamHost has added Remixer, which entrepreneurs can use to create a website and import content in just a few minutes. Included with its hosting plans, Remixer... read more »

Memorable Marketing Through Music — Free Music Archive Provides Artists and Brands a Mutually Beneficial Platform

Memorable Marketing Through Music — Free Music Archive Provides Artists and Brands a Mutually Beneficial Platform

In a Nutshell: Music and marketing go hand in hand thanks to music’s proven ability to drive emotional responses and create lasting memories for consumers. Popular artists have received big paychecks for licensing major brands to use their work in commercials, but some brands don't have it in their budget to drop six or seven figures on a commercial. For brands that want to create a similar effect on potential customers, the Free Music Archive can be a valuable resource. About 98%... read more »

Discover What Customers Really Think — UserTesting Gathers Real-Time Reactions from a Chosen Panel of 1M+ Consumers

Discover What Customers Really Think — UserTesting Gathers Real-Time Reactions from a Chosen Panel of 1M+ Consumers

In a Nutshell:  UserTesting brings together internal teams from marketing to engineering to see how the end user navigates a site or app and why. Through UserTesting videos, a business can view and hear real consumer insights from a selected demographic and leverage them to enhance its website's user experience. With actionable insights that go beyond the numbers, testing videos are being incorporated throughout the development process, not just for site rollouts. Most user... read more »

BigCommerce: Our Editor’s Choice for Scalable E-Commerce Software

BigCommerce: Our Editor’s Choice for Scalable E-Commerce Software

In a Nutshell: From small businesses to enterprise-level corporations, BigCommerce has built an e-commerce platform that fosters growth for all of its clients. BigCommerce excels for retailers by loading pages fast, offering designs to handle high-volume traffic, and ensuring the shopping experience is seamless. Because of the adaptable and efficient platform it offers, BigCommerce is our Editor’s Choice for Scalable E-Commerce Software. Whether it’s a small business or an... read more »

Columbia University’s Center for Decision Sciences Gives Retailers Valuable Insights into What Drives Consumer Spending Habits

Columbia University’s Center for Decision Sciences Gives Retailers Valuable Insights into What Drives Consumer Spending Habits

In a Nutshell: Retailers use every available tool to survive in today’s competitive marketplace. However, if they don’t understand their customers, all of those tools may be worthless. The Columbia Business School Center for Decision Sciences provides organizations with a clearer picture of consumers by unearthing insight into what drives purchasing decisions. The CDS uses a cognitive approach to the psychology that influences consumer behavior and informs decisions, which means... read more »

How CJ Affiliate Leverages Conversant’s Data to Help Retailers Drive Better Returns Through Affiliate Marketing

How CJ Affiliate Leverages Conversant’s Data to Help Retailers Drive Better Returns Through Affiliate Marketing

In a Nutshell: An increasing number of retailers and publishers are looking to affiliate marketing as a more trackable, performance-based channel for maximizing consumer engagement. As the world’s largest affiliate marketing network, CJ Affiliate by Conversant fosters connections between advertisers and publishers, enabling them to build mutually beneficial partnerships. The platform's interface provides tools for versatile account management, consumer insight measurement with... read more »

IsoBuster Helps Recover the Critical Customer Data Small Businesses Need to Compete

IsoBuster Helps Recover the Critical Customer Data Small Businesses Need to Compete

In a Nutshell: Digital data is often the most valuable property that small business owners possess. But backing up that data is often far down the list of priorities due to the time and money it can involve. IsoBuster makes it easy and affordable for entrepreneurs to implement a data recovery plan with products that have a proven track record of success. IsoBuster software is designed to give small business owners peace of mind that invaluable data won’t be lost due to equipment or... read more »