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Social Start-Up

Entrepreneurs use social platforms as a base for building businesses

Implications - Fighting against tough economic times, young entrepreneurs are seeking to maximize their skills, particularly in technology, in the business realm. Using platforms such as Instagram and Facebook as a source for both retail and exposure, tech-savvy youths are leveraging their online capabilities to promote their brand in a digital and easily adaptable manner.
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9 Featured, 80 Examples:
341,990 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Dec 13 — Jun 15
Trending:
Warm
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Featured Examples

Social Media-Inspired Shops
Social Media-Inspired Shops
The Online Startup 'Keep' Lets You Buy Items You See on Instagram
If you’ve ever gone through the pain of seeing items of clothing, accessories or just about anything on Instagram but you’re left with an excruciating desire to find out where you can... MORE
Giant Round Stuffed Animals
Giant Round Stuffed Animals
Squishable is a New York Start-Up that Capitalized on Social Media
When it comes to independent toy stores, the market can be tough, especially being in direct competition with giants such as Toys R Us and Walmart; yet Squishables managed to surpass the challenges... MORE
Start Up-Supporting Campaigns
Start Up-Supporting Campaigns
Jack Daniels' Independence Project Turns Dreams into Realities
Jack Daniels took to social media to create a powerful campaign dubbed the Independence Project. Focusing on the freedom Americans have to turn their dreams into a reality, it encourages people to... MORE
Bouquet Bike Deliveries
Bouquet Bike Deliveries
Petalon is a Flower Service Powered by Cyclists and Social Media
Petalon is an independent florist business that operates via bicycles and social media. It was founded by Florence Kennedy, who decided to evolve the business of her husband, James Kennedy, aptly... MORE
Video Streaming Payment Systems
Video Streaming Payment Systems
Audiam Helps Musicians Get Paid for Their Music on YouTube
New York start-up Audiam has raised $2 million from music industry heavyweights for its service, which will help musicians be fairly compensated for use of their music on YouTube videos. Audiam&#... MORE
Entrepreneur Simulation Games
Entrepreneur Simulation Games
StartupAdventure is a Business Game Where You Choose Your Own Path
StartupAdventure is a business game styled like a choose-your-own-adventure where players must battle the ups and downs of launching a start-up. The game is set up as a text-based adventure that... MORE
Kid-Sourced Creation Sites
Kid-Sourced Creation Sites
DIY.org is an Online Community for Crafty Children
One of those things that seem to good to be true, DIY.org is an amazing new online community for crafty children. Allowing them their own space to show off and share creative ideas, this is a... MORE
App Advancement Services
App Advancement Services
FbStart by Facebook Provides a Free Package to Improve Mobile Apps
Back in April during the F8 Facebook’s Developer Conference, Facebook announced a new venture called ‘FbStart.’ This free service was created in response to a lot of developers... MORE
play_circle_filled Entrepreneurial Online Communities
Entrepreneurial Online Communities
Coca-Cola's 'The Bridge' Connects Entrepreneurs to the Brand
The Bridge is an innovative online community with the sole purpose of connecting entrepreneurs to Coca-Cola. The idea emerged from Coca-Cola’s desire to make personal connections, to stay... MORE

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