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New Feature Update: Rewards in CrewFire!

Dec 09, 2017

Hey folks! Today, we’re pleased to announce the release of a major new feature in CrewFire: Rewards! With the new Rewards feature, team Owners and Admins can upload Rewards that the [...]

Announcing Hashtag Tracking Campaigns!

Sep 28, 2017

Today, we’re excited to announce the release of CrewFire’s biggest feature update since launching the CrewFire 2.0 redesign earlier this year – an entirely new campaign type we’re calling < [...]

5 things we learned the hard way at CrewFire.

Jul 24, 2017

Building CrewFire has been (and continues to be) an awesome experience, but it hasn’t been all sunshine and rainbows. Along the way, we’ve made tons of mistakes. And, as they say, “a s [...]

The strange science of motivating your team.

Jul 20, 2017

Inspired by billionaire investor Charlie Munger, I have been thinking a lot about incentives. “I think I’ve been in the top 5% of my age cohort all my life in understanding t [...]

CrewFire product updates: new sign-up flows, multiple photo uploads, export rankings, and more!

Jul 17, 2017

Hey folks – a bunch of product updates have shipped to CrewFire in the last few weeks, including a totally revamped sign-up flow for team members, multiple photos for campaigns, rankings export, [...]

I’ve been an idiot with CrewFire.

Jul 14, 2017

On Tuesday this week, I read Derek Siver’s 2009 essay: “You should feel pain when unclear“. It called me out, ha [...]

50 Peer-To-Peer Marketing Statistics That Every Marketer Should Know

Jun 27, 2017

At CrewFire, we talk a lot about peer-to-peer marketing. In fact, we’re a little obsessed with it. But it’s not just us. Peer-to-peer (P2P) marketing is one of the industry’s ho [...]

Micro-Influencers vs Pay-Per-Click Advertising: The Battle for the Eyeballs

Jun 21, 2017

People are exposed to more ads than ever before. In their Facebook feed, in the middle of their YouTube or Hulu videos, in their inbox—and virtually everywhere else, online and off—they are met [...]

New CrewFire Features! Scheduling Future Campaigns, Customizable Email Templates, and more!

May 10, 2017

We’re excited to announce that we’ve just launched a number of new features, including one of the most requested features: scheduling of future campaigns! Now, you’ll finally be able t [...]

CrewFire Updates: Campaign Creation, Tables, SSL Security

Apr 03, 2017

A couple quick updates from the CrewFire product team: we’ve made the campaign builder even more powerful, improved tables on People pages, and upgraded our security throughout the website and a [...]

How To Recruit Micro-Influencers

Mar 15, 2017

One of the most common questions we get asked at CrewFire is “How do I find and recruit micro-influencers to become my brand ambassadors”? Many marketer [...]

Big CrewFire updates! New website, new pricing plans, and $1 trials!

Mar 09, 2017

Hey folks! It’s been a busy few weeks here at CrewFire, and we’re excited to bring you three updates at once. Check it out: New website design. The CrewFire platform is youthfu [...]

How to manage micro-influencers

Mar 08, 2017

Micro-influencer marketing is incredibly powerful but managing the campaigns efficiently is no easy task. There’s a delicate balance to be struck between getting people to promote your brand and [...]

Micro-Influencer Marketing Explained: Why Smaller is Better

Feb 02, 2017

Social media is the most powerful communication platform of all time. We hear this all the time but it’s easy to underestimate just how widespread the use of netwo [...]

How to motivate and reward micro-influencers

Jan 26, 2017

How to reward micro-influencers is one of the most frequent questions we get here at CrewFire. There are many ways to k [...]

The New CrewFire: Gorgeous, Sleek and Powerful

Nov 12, 2016

Today we’re excited to introduce a completely redesigned CrewFire website. The beautiful new design and intuitive workflow will make hitting your goals with CrewFire even easier as you ram [...]

Major update coming to points system: Monday, August 1

Jul 28, 2016

Hey folks! This Monday, August 1, we’re shipping a major update to the CrewFire points system. IMPORTANT NOTE: All existing points will be wiped on Monday, August 1 [...]

Instagram is live!

May 31, 2016

Hey folks - big news today! Over the weekend, we released what has easily been the most requested feature on CrewFire - our brand new Instagram integration. The new Instag [...]

What you need to know about EDMbiz Conference and Expo

May 29, 2016

If you’re one of our many customers in the business of dance music, you’ve got to get yourself to the upcoming EDMbiz conference and expo happening at Cesar’s Palace in Las Vegas June 14th - [...]

The Ultimate Guide to Brand Ambassador Marketing

May 17, 2016

After working with hundreds of brand ambassador and street marketing teams over the last few years, we’ve had the chance to have an inside look at how some of the best teams in the business are w [...]