A Large-scale Analysis of the Marketplace Characteristics in Fiverr

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Maity, Suman Kalyan; Jha, Chandra Bhanu; Kumar, Avinash; Sengupta, Ayan; Modi, Madhur; Mukherjee, Animesh;
  • Subject: Computer Science - Social and Information Networks
    acm: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDSOCIETY

Crowdsourcing platforms have become quite popular due to the increasing demand of human computation-based tasks. Though the crowdsourcing systems are primarily demand-driven like MTurk, supply-driven marketplaces are becoming increasingly popular. Fiverr is a fast growi... View more
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