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 …

Startup Money Raising

Crowdfunding for Startups Primer

When a great many people come together, each putting a small sum forward, thousands worth of financing can be gained. This is what crowdfunding is, and it usually starts with an open call on social media. Anyone who is interested can contribute, and all donations or investments are used towards a clearly defined goal. This goal could be an object …

crowdfunding tips

5 Tips for Navigating the Tricky Waters of Crowdfunding

For every crowdfunding success story that gets featured on Forbes or The Huffington Post, there are several campaigns which struggle and fall by the wayside. Kickstarter, the largest crowdfunding platform, has a mere 37% success rate (find out how to succeed on Kickstarter here). Indiegogo and other platforms have an even lower success rate: Of the campaigns that reach their …