Crowdfunding Risks

6 Common Crowdfunding Risks and How to Prepare for Them

Crowdfunding offers a way for individuals and organizations to raise money for a specific campaign or cause that they wouldn’t otherwise have. Crowdfunding is primarily conducted online, allowing individuals and groups to reach a larger amount of people than if they just focused locally. With every campaign, there are crowdfunding risks. This is regardless of the organization or what the …

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8 Tips For Advertising Your GoFundMe Page

With over 4 billion in donations and over 40 million donors, GoFundMe is now the largest social fundraising platform in the world. A GoFundMe page can raise funds ranging anywhere from $1500 up to $11.6 million. The most important information to factor in, however, is how to advertise it to people. There is nothing worse than pouring your heart and …

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5 Mistakes to Avoid for Successful Crowdfunding

Did you know that the crowdfunding industry projects to raise $95 billion each year by 2025? Want to launch a successful crowdfunding campaign but unsure how? We’re here to help you! Crowdfunding is a BIG business. You could win big, but you can also lose even bigger. Yes, it takes a lot of time and work and there are no …

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10 Key Tips for Game Crowdfunding on Fig

The gaming industry is changing, and traditional publishers no longer hold all the cards. Crowdfunding exploded onto the gaming scene in 2012 thanks to Double Fine’s Broken Age. By 2015, game crowdfunding had reached the gaming mainstream with the launch of a Kickstarter for Shenmue III. Fig launched in 2015 as a game-specific crowdsource platform. Now it’s a popular way …

Kickstarter and Indiegogo Tips 2018

9 Tips for Starting a Highly Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

Crowdfunding is really just getting its feet on the ground and has already grown into a multi-billion dollar industry. With platforms like Kickstarter and GoFundMe making crowdfunding seem simple, it can be tempting to walk blindly into starting a campaign. However, running a successful crowdfunding campaign is no easy feat. If you’re looking to fund your newest idea through crowdfunding, …

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7 Kickstarter Promotion Trends to Raise Money

To date, more than $3 billion has been pledged to Kickstarter campaigns. Much of this money has already been distributed to successful campaigns, allowing their owners to take their projects from mere ideas to real products, events, or shows. But some of the money is still in limbo, waiting to see whether the Kickstarter projects that it’s been pledged to …

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How to Crowdfund Based on Recent Trends

Who needs fancy bank loans and lines of credit when you can receive a helping hand from your fellow people? Crowdfunding has become one of the fastest growing forms of financing for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Even large companies are tapping into this goldmine. One, in particular, is GE, which crowdfunded 10 of its products between 2013 and 2015. …

Choosing Your Crowdfunding Business Strategy

How to Choose the Perfect Crowdfunding Business Model for You

Crowdfunding is at the heart of the future of small business. With the worldwide value of crowdfunded projects reaching 16.2 billion US Dollars, there have been over 350,000 crowdfunded projects on Kickstarter alone This is good news for the average Joe who’s willing to put in a whole lot of hard work. You can use crowdfunding to make your economic …

Crowdfunding Your Startup

How to Use Crowdfunding Promotion to Fund Your Startup

Up to 89% of crowdfunding, campaigns fail, depending on the platform. How can you help your great idea succeed? Proper promotion is the key to¬†your campaign’s success. If potential backers don’t know about your campaign, they won’t donate. Crowdfunding promotion is the only way backers learn your campaign exists. This article will help you learn what it takes to start …