Start-up of the Week Everything You Can Do for $5

Israeli start-up raises $15 million in fresh capital and gains some important partners from the venture capital industry.

How much are you willing to pay for birthday greetings in an exotic language? How about for 50 "likes" on Facebook within 24 hours? What’s the value to you for some help planning a backpacking trip in Europe? All these things and countless other useful and variegated services can be had for the price of exactly $5 through Israel start-up Fiverr.