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Pinpointing a place on a map: the wonders of geocoding

appJobber's services mostly have a geographical dimension to them, this is why words like POI, Geocoding and Geomarketing are daily stuff in our conversations. Let's have a closer look to understand what they mean to us and to our clients.

pinpoints on a map
Points on a map: how do they get there?




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What are retail executions, and why we keep an eye on them

appJobber has developed to become one of the preferred tools for manufacturers to understand the possibilities and actual data of their retail execution. So we will today try to understand what is so important about this managing strategy for the sell-out.

Displaying products in the point of sales
Displaying products at the point of sales


What is Retail Execution?
Retail execution is understood as the execution of sales strategy at the point of sale. The aim of Retail execution is basically to have the right products in stock, at the right place, at the right time, with the perfect price.



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Forward-looking Crowdworking

During the past couple of weeks Crowdworking was a popular topic in the media. One of Germany‘s largest TV stations ARD dedicated its this year‘s theme week to the future of work (Link), in coorparation with other german TV stations (HR, SR and Radio Bremen). Of course Crowdworking is also a segment of „the future of work“ and appJobber was asked, how the future of microjobbing could possibly look like.

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Hessenschau and the future of Work




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Take pictures of a shelf like a Pro. What you need to know

Head-on, in their full height, not slanted, in landscape format, with all products visible, only one product visible... Requirements for pictures of shelves for appJobber can be quite diverse and demanding. These details can sometimes sound exaggerated, but they are needed to be able to extract specific information out of pictures. Let us show you what the perfect shelf-photo should look like and why it's so important.



Übersicht der Obst und Gemüse Abteilung
Overview example: fruit and vegetable section




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Travel enthusiasts, exchange students, visitors and residence will find Scouting Jobs in 35 countries, to complete the task they'll have to seek out the requested supermarket or drug store and take some photos from the insi

appJobber has always been active internationally, first in German-speaking countries, then in Italy, France, UK and Portugal, now - with a new awesome project – we are expanding our jobs in a further 25 European countries. Just in time for holidays our jobber now have the chance to do over 1000 jobs abroad.

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Gathering Opening hours informations but why?

There is currently more than a thousand testing jobs in Austria. Any appJobber could state the opening hours of any kind of shop that is located on a specified address. In order to complete the job, you need to take pictures of both opening hours and main entrance of the shop. It's a easy job to get a fair reward. But why do we need these data? Because these data provide us relevant informations that we can use for example for directories.



Opening Hours of a shop




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Hyvää Uutta Vuotta

We'd like to thank our fantastic community for all of the hard work you put in and the successful year 2014! We can't wait to see what 2015 will bring - new jobs, new users and most of all exciting times for all of us!

Thank you all


Photo: CC-BY-2.0 Morgan


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The New Route tips: Discover Lausanne with AppJobber
A Jobber once described us as: “An easy way to discover new places in your area and earn some extra pocket-money in return”. In this sense, the AppJobber app is more than just a useful tool to earn a little money. AppJobber also gives us the possibility to experience the city in which we live from a new perspective to take new stops on our walks, to discover new places and to meet new friends along the way.



We would like to show you the AppJobber world from this perspective. Each month we will introduce a wonderful European city or region, where our jobs can accompany the adventurous on a small journey of discovery.


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AppJobber Hotspots
Today, we asked ourselves where the most jobs can be found in a 1km radious? So we have compiled an interesting list of the top-10 european cities with the highest AppJobber job density.

  1. In Peniche, Portugal, there are 251 jobs available in a 1km radius of Rua Adelino Amaro da Costa
  2. In Ishoj, Denmark, there are 53 jobs available in a 1km radius of Ishøj Parkvej
  3. In Manduria Tarent, Italy, there are 36 jobs available in a 1km radius of Via Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour


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Now our AppJobber Speaks French
Only a year ago AppJobber was launched in Italy, now the time has come to introduce AppJobber to yet another European country! This time it is France! Since October the app is available in French in Apple and Google App Store, and there are already thousands of microjobs in France.
Foto: CC-BY-SA-2.0 salady http://www.flickr.com/photos/photohannah/2099165800



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AppJobber amongst the 100 best apps for Germany
“With the huge range in the Play-Store it is difficult to find applications laid-out for Germany. Yet they do exist, the German app-pearls” this is how the Magazine Android Apps explains their choice of the 100 best apps for Germany, and the AppJobber is one of them!


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Turn your Smartphone into a Money-making Machine with AppJobber.com
As an Android and iOS user you can download AppJobber for free and complete thousands of small tasks that earn you real money! The German IT startup, wer denkt was GmbH based in Darmstadt, was among the first Europe companies to recognize the potential of the vast amounts of smartphone users and to utilize their potential. Since the launch of AppJobber in 2011, more than 80 thousand jobs have been completed, with the community expanding across Europe, we are hoping to reach the hundred thousand mark soon. The concept is that the user receives at least one Euro per mini-job, the Jobs can often be completed while waiting for an appointment or in between classes. Rewards vary, something as simple as taking a picture of a road sign is worth 2 € or reporting a gas station’s opening hours can earn you 1 €.


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