Crowdfunding Singapore

New Opportunities for Crowdfunding in Singapore

According to the Asian Development Bank, the economy in Southeast Asia is poised to grow steadily by upwards of 5.7% in 2017. Small and medium enterprises (SME) comprise anywhere from 51% to 97% of this growth, but they face challenges getting funding. Many have operating costs too large to be covered by microfinance, but too small for most banks. Enter …

Garage to Riches

Garage to Riches: Top 5 Extraordinary Companies that Started in a Garage

Some of the most renowned companies in the world surprisingly started from an unlikely place — the garage. While these companies had launched with only a few employees in a garage space, they were equipped with steadfast determination, overwhelming passion and brilliant, innovative ideas. The exceptional stories of these multi-billion dollar companies are a source of inspiration for many aspiring …

After Crowdfunding 13 Sales Channels to sell goods

13 Distribution Channels that Can Help Turn Your Crowdfunding Success into a Sustainable Business

Thanks to crowdfunding platforms such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo,¬†entrepreneurs and startup owners can have a better alternative to bank loans or venture capital investors when raising money for their projects. While there were only a handful of distribution channels available for crowdfunding campaigns back in 2008, the industry has grown exponentially in the last 8 years, reaching and even exceeding …

How to Get out of College Debt

Crowdfunding Your Way Out of Student Loan Debt

Going to college can cost $100,000 or more. Most people can’t afford that, so they take out student loans to fund their studies. But what good is your college degree if you can’t make the minimum monthly payment on your debts? Crowdfunding your way out of student debt could be the answer: You Can Run But You Can’t Hide Unfortunately, …

How to Ensure That Your Kickstarter Campaign is a Success

Since being founded in 2009, Kickstarter has become a household name, helping to get over one hundred thousand projects off the ground. From mega-games like Star Citizen to tiny custom skateboard businesses, Kickstarter is an incredible funding resource for any size of project. Because of its success, Kickstarter now has a huge user base. Projects have to compete for funds, …

Crowdfunding The New Reality

This Is Your Big Break: Crowd Funds

Do you have a passion for a business but no money to get started? Did you come up with the next “big thing,” but no bank will give you a loan so you can patent it? If you need someone to give you a break, a way for you to get going on your dreams, crowd funding may be for …

How to Win at Crowdfunding

How to Run a Successful Kickstarter Campaign

Kickstarter is the Internet’s biggest crowdsourcing site. It seems like everyone’s getting in on the action, from bands to inventors to major actors pushing their independent works. ¬† Kickstarter can be a great way to fund your next album, idea, or project, but you have to know what you’re doing before you jump in head first. Remember that Kickstarter campaigns …

Creative Support

How to Succeed with Patreon

Patreon is an excellent crowdfunding option for anyone with a dedicated, long-term project and flexible funding goals. However, to maximize the potential benefits that the platform provides, it is vital to understand the keys to success on Patreon. Below are the vital strategies that every content creator should apply when establishing a Patreon campaign. Sell Yourself One of the biggest …