Crowdsourcing is not new - The History of Crowdsourcing (1714 to 2010) | DesignCrowd CA Blog | A Cultural History of Advertising | Scoop.it
Crowdsourcing (the process of using an open call contest or a 'crowd' of people to get something done) is a buzz word that was coined in Wired Magazine by author Jeff Howe in 2006, but the process of crowdsourcing was invented as early as 1714. ...