Five key online marketplace design principles and tons of practical tips and examples. Courtesy of marketplace UX designer Fiona MacDougall.
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Business model, Platform technology · 8 min read
How to introduce remote services to your marketplaceFreelensia co-founder shares the practical steps the marketplace took to move from on-site interpretation to remote services.
Business model · 6 min read
The concierge marketplace model – how to match supply & demandBoost your growth by manually matching your marketplace supply and demand. Mike Williams discusses the benefits of the concierge marketplace model.
Marketing & growth · 5 min read
What to do if your marketplace business slows downFive recommendations to consider for your marketplace during times of slower business. Some can help you make it through these difficult times, others prepare your business for better ones ahead.
Marketing & growth · 4 min read
The top 40 + 10 marketplace investors and VC firmsThe title says it all. Here are the people to keep an eye on in the marketplace investment scene.
Business model · 6 min read
How to onboard & grow your initial marketplace supplyMike Williams shares five tactical tips for growing and onboarding marketplace supply. All battle-tested with his global music studios marketplace Studiotime.
Starting a marketplace · 5 min read
How to bootstrap your online marketplaceMike Williams shares three practical lessons on how to bootstrap online marketplaces. All taken from his experience building and scaling Studiotime – today the largest online marketplace for booking music studios.
Business model, The Backstage · 5 min read
Investor Josh Breinlinger on why investors love B2B marketplacesThinking of building a B2B marketplace? Watch Josh Breinlinger’s interview for some tactical advice.
Starting a marketplace, The Backstage · 6 min read
Makerist founder Axel Heinz on how to validate a marketplace ideaAxel Heinz’s story proves that you can prevalidate your marketplace idea extremely affordably. And that you should.
Starting a marketplace · 7 min read
What you need to know before starting your marketplace businessAn introduction to online marketplaces. What they are, why they are booming, and why you should build one.
Starting a marketplace · 11 min read
How to find great online marketplace ideasHow to spot marketplace opportunities and transform them into great business ideas.
Starting a marketplace, Business model · 9 min read
How to choose the right business model for your marketplaceCompare marketplace monetization strategies & find a business model that boosts your growth.
Starting a marketplace, Platform technology · 7 min read
Marketplace software: How to compare and choose the best solution for youThere are dozens of online marketplace software alternatives to choose from. Learn how to make the right choice for your marketplace idea, budget, and future plans.