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

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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

Social Startups: StickyTacs Is the One-Stop App Editing Platform

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StickyTacs, an app editing platform, gives any brand or digital advertising agency the freedom to create their own web-based app and launch it as a microsite, using Facebook canvas, as an app within a Facebook page, or embedded within a website.
Social Startups: StickyTacs Is the One-Stop App Editing Platform

Social Startups: Moment.me Captures a 360-Degree View of The Social Shake-Up 2014

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“We were continually frustrated by the inability to easily see all the social media content from events we had attended, gathered together in one place,” says Ronny Elkayam, co-founder and CEO of Moment.me, the automatic album maker gone mobile microsite for events.
Social Startups: Moment.me Captures a 360-Degree View of The Social Shake-Up 2014

Social Startups: Sportlobster Tool Tackles the Unruly Web for Sports Fans

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The Sportlobster app, developed by the London-based startup of the same name, is the fastest-growing sport social network. Fans can predict the outcomes of sporting events they are interested in; write, share, and discuss blog posts with an audience that shares their interests; and connect with like-minded people that care about the same things they do.
Social Startups: Sportlobster Tool Tackles the Unruly Web for Sports Fans

Social Startups: 12ish Allows You to Make Money When Others Tap Your Mind

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As you give or receive free advice, is it possible to quantify—to put a concrete number on—the time being used? To say not just, “your/my time is valuable,” but “that’s [insert dollar amount] of your/my time.” It turns out the answer is yes. And to do so, you need only use the social startup 12ish. The Indianapolis, Ind.-based platform that launched in April allows you to bill your time in 12-minute increments.
Social Startups: 12ish Allows You to Make Money When Others Tap Your Mind

Social Startups: N3TWORK App Curates Your Internet Video Interests

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“There is amazing video available on the Internet—funny, inspiring, educational—it's no longer just cat videos. The problem is that you're never going to find it,” says Neil Young, founder and CEO of N3TWORK, the first app that surfaces video content for you based on your interests. N3TWORK, pronounced “network,” lets you follow people and things that interest you—whether it’s the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, economic inequality or, of course, kittens. Then it presents the very best, most relevant videos so you can watch them now, later, or anywhere, including on your iPhone, iPad, or Apple TV.
Social Startups: N3TWORK App Curates Your Internet Video Interests

Social Startups: Klooff Takes the 'Pet' Peeve Out of Social Media

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We're friends on Facebook, but that does not mean I need my news feed bombarded with selfies of your four-legged friend. How many faces and poses can an animal really make? So why isn't there a place for pet parents to freely post pictures of their furry critters without bothering their friends?’ That’s what ran through the mind of Alejandro Russo, CEO and co-founder of Klooff, the leading pet photo and video-sharing startup.
Social Startups: Klooff Takes the 'Pet' Peeve Out of Social Media

Social Startups: Blopboard Visualizes Results in Real Time

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“With so much data out there, visualization becomes more and more important as a way of making sense of it all, especially opinions,” says Amy Kaufman, co-founder of Blopboard, a social polling platform that visualizes how opinions and sentiment change over time by users spread across all demographics and many countries. “We hope that aggregating and visualizing opinions in real time can refine the way people, businesses, and brands make decisions."
Social Startups: Blopboard Visualizes Results in Real Time

Social Startups: Inside Social Shows the Wasted—and Worthwhile—Half of Ad Dollars

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“It’s amazing that the most advanced social marketing teams still struggle with knowing if their efforts are successful. We answer that for them and, more importantly, show them how to improve,” says Joey Kotkins, co-founder and CMO of Inside Social. The 2013 Techstar startup offers solutions to track your company's social efforts across multiple social channels all in one place. This includes exactly how your social shares lead to engagement, conversions, signups, purchases, and more.
Social Startups: Inside Social Shows the Wasted—and Worthwhile—Half of Ad Dollars

Social Startups: HelpAround Lets Healthcare Providers, Brands, and Retailers in on the Diabetes Patient Discussion

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“Research has shown that peer support drives medical outcomes,” says Yishai Knobel, CEO and co-founder of HelpAround, the first mobile platform for people with diabetes—and their friends, family, and caregivers. “Yet there hasn’t been a healthcare industry after-care solution that helps patients by connecting them to each other. We harness the superior trust, empathy, and camaraderie within the diabetes patient community, allowing members to discover peers who truly ‘get it.’”
Social Startups: HelpAround Lets Healthcare Providers, Brands, and Retailers in on the Diabetes Patient Discussion