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Social Startups: Crowdtap Connects Consumers with Brands

MegHan.Hunt
The challenge marketers face today is finding a direct pathway between the engaged consumer and the marketing process, a way to give those consumers a voice that matters throughout the process. Say hello to Crowdtap!
Social Startups: Crowdtap Connects Consumers with Brands

Social Startups: GirlsAskGuys.com Answers Questions You Didn't Know You Had

MegHan.Hunt
In the “collaborative economy,” questions and answers are currency. For an interactive question and answer platform -- where you can ask the community for suggestions on anything from the best Christmas gift for your sister’s boyfriend to the best slow jams to listen to while in bed -- the site GirlsAskGuys.com shows promise.
Social Startups: GirlsAskGuys.com Answers Questions You Didn't Know You Had

Social Startups: Aisle411 Helps Shoppers Find What They're Looking For

MegHan.Hunt
If you've ever walked into a store and just stared at the aisles of goods without a clue where to start, then aisle411 and their indoor mapping software have got good news for you.
Social Startups: Aisle411 Helps Shoppers Find What They're Looking For

Social Startups: Viewbix Turns Your Videos Into Ads, Converting Viewers Into Customers

shaybmoser
“Having spent a number of years in the digital video space, we saw there was a huge opportunity to work with companies who understand a video’s performance is tracked by more than just views,” said Jonathan Stefansky, co-founder and CEO of the Israel-based platform, Viewbix.
Social Startups: Viewbix Turns Your Videos Into Ads, Converting Viewers Into Customers

Social Startups: MoPals Loyalty App Bridges the Reward Gap

shaybmoser
"Gamification has lost its appeal," said serial entrepreneur Alex Haditaghi, CEO and founder of MoPals (OTCQB: PALS), a rare publicly traded startup and first-ever crowdsourced loyalty program. "While Yelp, TripAdvisor, and FourSquare have built multi-billion dollar businesses collecting customer reviews, those writing them get nothing in return, except a worthless badge." MoPals appeals to this fragmented market by becoming the first loyalty program to reward its members for their feedback and social media interactions.
Social Startups: MoPals Loyalty App Bridges the Reward Gap

Social Startups: Spot.IM Frees Website Owners from External Social Platforms

shaybmoser
“While existing social networks provide an effective way for publishers to reach new users and drive traffic to their website, Spot.IM gives site owners the ability to keep those users, and the conversation they have, in the place where the content was created,” said Nadav Shoval, CEO and co-founder of the first distributed social network.
Social Startups: Spot.IM Frees Website Owners from External Social Platforms

Social Startups: Reveal Chat Helps You Overcome Loneliness While Making Safe, Authentic Connections

shaybmoser
If pictures can improve or worsen your online reputation, can you build genuine social connections without knowing what someone looks like from the outside? That’s what Nick Soman set out to discover after he recovered from an illness that kept him lonely and isolated in the hospital for four months.
Social Startups: Reveal Chat Helps You Overcome Loneliness While Making Safe, Authentic Connections

Social Startups: Atomic Reach Helps You Publish the Best Content Consistently

shaybmoser
“When you understand who your audience is and the kind of content they read, it's a lot easier to consistently write content that will connect with them. Until now, I'd argue, there isn't one tool that can reveal who your audience is and provide you with a tool to write for them,” asserted Ira Haberman, director of marketing for Atomic Reach.
Social Startups: Atomic Reach Helps You Publish the Best Content Consistently

Social Startups: Stylby.me Is the New Niche Social Network for Local Beauty and Fashion Brands

shaybmoser
Gone are the days of calling your local beauty or fashion store to find out if they have a product in stock. “We hope, as the user base grows, to be known as the social, local, mobile site for fashion and beauty,” said Louis Fong, co-founder of Stylby.me, the San Jose-based niche social platform.
Social Startups: Stylby.me Is the New Niche Social Network for Local Beauty and Fashion Brands

Social Startups: Vusay Turns One-Way Online Videos into a Two-Way Social Conversation

shaybmoser
Do you ever wish you could comment on videos? The only way to read or write public comments has been to scroll down and post them below the video. That is, until now. Vusay (pronounced view-say) is the first social platform that allows viewers to add their thoughts and comments at specific video moments, immediately.
Social Startups: Vusay Turns One-Way Online Videos into a Two-Way Social Conversation