Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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CrowdTangle

CrowdTangle enables publishers and brands to better track and optimize news distributed on social media, particularly Facebook.

GroundTruth

GroundTruth is a communications platform designed to help journalists, researchers and community organizers establish engagement with people who have valuable expertise via text messages and mobile phones.

Gui.de

Gui.de is a new engaging format for online news that gives all publishers, from bloggers to large news companies, the ability to offer their audiences a video experience

OpenCounter

Making it easier for residents to register and create new businesses by building open source software that governments can use to simplify the process

Own Local

Own Local sells digital media services to small and medium businesses (SMBs) in partnership with local news publishers, enabling publishers to leverage their local brand and provide a one-stop shop for SMB digital services and improving revenue for small and regional publishers in particular.

Senzari

Senzari’s open graph technology enables content recommendation across media. Publishers can use this technology to drive audience engagement by better integrating music and videos.

SnagFilms

SnagFilms is a company dedicated to ubiquitous distribution of non-fiction (documentary) and independent films. The company enables better, faster and cheaper distribution of this content, broadening the audience for the films and generating additional revenues for the filmmakers, who can then go on and create more films.

Submittable

Submittable enables publishers to collect, review and charge for submissions of text, video and pictures, providing better, more timely responses to audience generated content.

TapAd

TapAd enables publishers and brands to serve ads to the same users across devices (for example from web to mobile),  increasing the value of mobile and web ads for publishers.

UNICEF Data Severity Index

The Data Severity Index will increase the efficiency of government action by prioritizing disaster risk reduction data and allowing for more intelligent filtering.

Upworthy

Upworthy is an online media company built on curating and sharing viral content that underscores meaningful causes, and encouraging users to spread the word.

Zeega

Zeega enables the easy creation of multimedia content allowing seamless mashups of video, sound, gif, picture and text content from across the web.

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