Five 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.
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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.
Inspiration · 4 min read
Marketplace investors and VC firms: the 2020 landscape + the top 10 individuals to followA list of 10 important marketplace investors to follow in this rapidly changing industry.
Marketing & Growth · 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.
Business model, Marketing & Growth, Building the platform · 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, Inspiration · 5 min read
Investor Josh Breinlinger on why investors love B2B marketplacesBusiness-to-business marketplaces are on every investors radar in 2020. Investor Josh Breinlinger discusses the untapped opportunities in B2B in this video interview.
Inspiration · 6 min read
Makerist founder Axel Heinz on how to validate a marketplace ideaCan you validate your marketplace idea without building a platform? This Backstage episode with Makerist founder Axel Heinz proves you can—and should!
Getting started · 7 min read
What you need to know before starting your marketplace businessAn introduction to online marketplaces. What marketplace platforms are, why they are booming, and why you should think about starting your own a marketplace business.
Getting started · 11 min read
How to come up with a great marketplace ideaPerhaps you already have a business idea that you can't get out of your mind. Or maybe you're excited about the promise of the collaborative economy, and are currently exploring different ideas.
Business model · 9 min read
How to choose the right business model for your marketplaceFinding the right business model for your marketplace can be tricky, but is crucial for long-term success.