Profiting from the long tail

Zipidee graph

We had the opportunity recently, to speak with Du Nguyen, VP of marketing at startup Zipidee. Zipidee’s business model is to profit from digital goods offered by ‘prosumers’ – content that makes up the ‘long tail’ in the digital marketplace.

Zipidee handles all the tiresome stuff – hosting, tracking transactions, collecting money et al. Early customers include a firm that distributes educational materials, a guy with a dance lessons site, motivational speakers who don’t want to deal with book and CD sales. Interesting concept, interesting market… Let’s see how it works out… 

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About Chris Gulker

Chris Gulker, a self-described Infuential Blogger, lived in Menlo Park, California with spouse Linda. He passed away in late October 2010.
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2 Responses to Profiting from the long tail

  1. Anonymous says:

    Funky startup names, motivational speakers, dance lessons. Leaders of the new economy unite.

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