Archive for June, 2012

Spotlight on crowdSPRING

Ross | June 12th, 2012

We recently sat down with Built In Chicago and NBC Chicago to talk about crowdSPRING. Here’s the short video.

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5 Tips: What Being an Angry Customer Has Taught Me About Great Customer Service

Mike | June 11th, 2012

I am notorious. I have, probably deservedly, developed a reputation around the office for being fierce when it comes to customer service. I don’t mean that I direct my savagery towards our own support agents, rather the pain I can sometimes cause customer service agents from other companies. Every so often, I find myself on […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #134 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

Ross | June 8th, 2012

Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account, I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing. These posts and videos are about logo design, web design, startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and […]

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The June cS Award and the May cS Award Winner

Mike | June 4th, 2012

Last summer, we announced that we would issue a monthly cS Award to honor quality work by designers and writers in the crowdSPRING community. June cS Award Our reputation system is made up of several components, and is designed to encourage participation, promote quality, nurture community, discourage negative behavior, build loyalty to one another, and […]

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Small Business and Startup Tips: 5 Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

Mike | June 4th, 2012

Marketing your small business is simple, right? Just get your web page live, set up a Twitter account and a Facebook page, start building that email list and you’re on your way to endless riches! Well, unfortunately it is not quite that easy and many businesses end up making mistakes that they could have easily […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #133 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

Ross | June 1st, 2012

Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account, I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing. These posts and videos are about logo design, web design, startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and […]

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