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  • G2 Crowd, Glassdoor for software reviews, gets $30M from Accel, LinkedIn

    G2 Crowd, Glassdoor for software reviews, gets $30M from Accel, LinkedIn

    In the age of social media, you’re only as good as your last like, and today a startup has raised a sizeable round of funding banking that the same maxim applies to software. G2 Crowd — a Chicago-based company that has built a platform for crowdsourcing enterprise software reviews to help others make decisions on what to use and buy — is today announcing that it has… Read More

  • Making Buying Decisions In A Data-Driven World Does Not Mean Digesting Old Reports

    Making Buying Decisions In A Data-Driven World Does Not Mean Digesting Old Reports

    It took a while for me this week to judge the news value of the G2 Crowd analyst report about marketing automation. I thought about it, took another look and concluded that yes, marketing automation has to be one of the most boring topics to write about. It’s fascinating in its own way, right? No — this stuff is as boring as hell if you don’t get the right angle. More so, it… Read More

  • G2 Crowd Takes On Gartner Magic Quadrant With Crowdsourced Review Platform

    G2 Crowd Takes On Gartner Magic Quadrant With Crowdsourced Review Platform

    G2 Crowd wants to disrupt Gartner’s Magic Quadrant through a real-time, crowdsourced platform of peer reviews and social analytics targeting the CRM and marketing automation markets.  The new “Grids” service launches June 1. The platform, free to explore, analyzes and correlates about 15,000 peer reviews that it has aggregated since its launch in February. CEO Abel Goddard… Read More