Stasher co-founder and CCO Anthony Collias reveals how Stasher validated their business idea, built their tech, found partners and funders, and expanded the marketplace to three continents.
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Building the platform · 5 min read
How to choose the right marketplace softwareThere are dozens of marketplace software solutions to choose from. Read what to keep in mind to make the right choice for your marketplace concept.
Marketing & Growth · 5 min read
Three ways to use messaging to optimize marketplace operationsThe right message at the right time can help onboard users, facilitate transactions from start to finish and provide leakage. This article shows in detail how to achieve this.
Getting started · 2 min read
The Lean Marketplace – out now!Sharetribe's new book, The Lean Marketplace, is now available for Kindle and as a paperback from Amazon.com. Learn more about this practical guide to building a successful online marketplace business.
Getting started · 3 min read
How to find the perfect name for your marketplaceGrant Polachek shares his approach on how to determine the right name for your marketplace.
Marketing & Growth · 7 min read
How to do influencer marketing for your marketplace platformA guest post by Michael Quoc, founder and CEO of Dealspotr, on how influencer marketing can be done for marketplace platforms.
Inspiration · 5 min read
Growing with content – An interview with Simon PowellThe founder of TransferTravel reveals how creating content helped them build supply and awareness about their marketplace, up to 30,000 visitors per month, without spending anything on ads.
Getting started · 8 min read
What you need to know before starting your marketplace businessOnline marketplaces are hot. The success of platforms like Airbnb, Etsy and Fiverr has proven that the marketplace model is very scalable and can be applied to pretty much any area of business.
Building the platform · 12 min read
How to build a Minimum Viable PlatformLearn what to focus on when building your Minimum Viable Platform.
Marketing & Growth · 11 min read
How to build supply for your marketplaceWhen launching a marketplace, you should solve the chicken and egg problem by first focusing on supply. In this chapter, we explain why.