Crowdsourcing from Scratch: A Pragmatic Experiment in Data Collection by Novice Requesters

@inproceedings{Papoutsaki2015CrowdsourcingFS,
  title={Crowdsourcing from Scratch: A Pragmatic Experiment in Data Collection by Novice Requesters},
  author={Alexandra Papoutsaki and Hua Guo and Danae Metaxa-Kakavouli and Connor C. Gramazio and Jeff Rasley and Wenting Xie and Guan Wang and Jeff Huang},
  booktitle={HCOMP},
  year={2015}
}
As crowdsourcing has gained prominence in recent years, an increasing number of people turn to popular crowdsourcing platforms for their many uses. Experienced members of the crowdsourcing community have developed numerous systems both separately and in conjunction with these platforms, along with other tools and design techniques, to gain more specialized functionality and overcome various shortcomings. It is unclear, however, how novice requesters using crowdsourcing platforms for general… CONTINUE READING