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  • Sequoia Invests $13 Million In A Seed Round For Lemonade, Which Is Looking To Transform Insurance

    Sequoia Invests $13 Million In A Seed Round For Lemonade, Which Is Looking To Transform Insurance

    In one of the largest seed investments in the firm’s history, Sequoia Capital is committing to a $13 million round for Lemonade, a company that’s looking to bring the idea of peer-to-peer personal insurance to the U.S. There is perhaps no industry more universally reviled than the insurance industry and Lemonade’s co-founders, Shai Wininger (a co-founder of the jobs… Read More

  • Fiverr CEO On Raising $60 Million in Fresh Funding: “It’s a Land Grab Right Now”

    Fiverr CEO On Raising $60 Million in Fresh Funding: “It’s a Land Grab Right Now”

    This week, Fiverr, an online market for small services, announced $60 million in new financing led by Square Peg Capital. Earlier backers Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners and Qumra Capital also chipped into the round, which brings the company’s total funding to a pretty significant $110 million. We recently talked with founder and CEO Micha Kaufman about what those investors… Read More

  • Fiverr Updates Its Task-Based Marketplace With Slicker Look & More Buyer/Seller Tools

    Fiverr Updates Its Task-Based Marketplace With Slicker Look & More Buyer/Seller Tools

    Fiverr, an online services marketplace that gives its community of skilled sellers a platform to market and sell whatever it is they can do from as little as $5, is relaunching its website with an overhauled design. It’s also adding analytics and tools to help its users turn their Fiverr ‘gigs’, as it calls them, into more sustained and streamlined businesses. Read More

  • Task-Based Marketplace Fiverr Raises $15M From Accel And Bessemer

    Task-Based Marketplace Fiverr Raises $15M From Accel And Bessemer

    Fiverr, a global marketplace offering tasks and services for as little as $5, has raised $15 million in funding from Accel Partners and Bessemer Venture Partners. This brings the company’s total funding to $20 million. Merchants, entrepreneurs, contractors and more workers in more than 200 countries use Fiverr to monetize their skills, talents and resources. They can offer… Read More

  • What Would You Do For $5?


    Fiverr is a marketplace for gigs that are priced at $5. Essentially, you can sell and buy tasks for $5. So anyone can create a gig for small service on the site, and visitors can accept gigs as well. Gig prices are fixed at $5. Buyers can order gigs and are required to pay for the gig in advance. Fiverr takes $1 off of the $5 fee. Gigs range from installing WordPress on a server to… Read More