Author: Derek Cheng

PayPal Mass Payment Complexity

Mass Payments Beyond PayPal

PayPal Mass Pay provides a low-entry barrier option to make large amounts of payments to a partner network because of its large footprint and reach. However, fast-growing companies soon reach a point where...


Whitelabeling Payee Experience

Why a Whitelabeled Payee Experience Is Awesome and Important

Payment detail collection is a challenge to those in the digital economy (ad tech, marketplaces, ecommerce). You’ve built a sexy experience with your supply-side partners. You’re featuring healthy payouts and enough demand-side business...


eTail Eating Retail? Why Ecommerce Will Own It All

Amazon’s Whole Foods Acquisition a Bellwether for Brick-and-MortarsWhile it’s unlikely anyone saw Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods coming, no one should be surprised either. Let’s put it this way: it was considerably more likely for Amazon...


Ad Networks Standing Out from Google and Facebook's Dominance

Google and Facebook’s Advertising Duopoly Means Networks Need to Double-Down on Securing Top Publisher RelationshipsVenture capital funding in the adtech space is dropping, according to analysis done by Crunchbase. Likewise, ad revenue is also...


Why Early Payments Matter to Publishers, Writers, and Creators

Why Early Payments Matter to Publishers, Writers, and CreatorsToday’s internet is one gigantic content-driven marketplace. We take it for granted that much of the material we absorb on a daily basis – whether it be news, perspectives, or...