The motivations, enablers and barriers for voluntary participation in an online crowdsourcing platform

@article{Baruch2016TheME,
  title={The motivations, enablers and barriers for voluntary participation in an online crowdsourcing platform},
  author={Avinoam Baruch and Andrew May and Dapeng Yu},
  journal={Computers in Human Behavior},
  year={2016},
  volume={64},
  pages={923-931}
}
This paper examines the phenomena of online crowdsourcing from the perspectives of both volunteers and the campaign coordinator of Tomnod e an online mapping project that uses crowdsourcing to identify objects and places in satellite images. A mixed-methods approach was used to study the enablers and barriers to participation, taking into consideration the… CONTINUE READING