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Essential 15-Point Crowdfunding Marketing Checklist

Use this crowdfunding marketing checklist to save time and money for your crowdfunding campaign without paying for expensive crowdfunding marketing services One of the most frequent questions I get from crowdfunding campaigns is how to market and promote their crowdfunding or fundraising project on a tight budget. While you can do crowdfunding marketing without spending a dime, it doesn’t … [Read more...]

3 Must-Ask Questions for a Crowdfunding Consultant

The boom in crowdfunding has produced an army of crowdfunding consultants, but are they really worth your time? Crowdfunding campaigns reach out to me on a regular basis about posting a review of their campaign on the blog. I’m almost always happy to accept some kind of guest post and offer my own thoughts on their campaign. It’s just what I do. But not everyone will be so quick to offer … [Read more...]

How to Write an Irresistible Crowdfunding Press Release

Writing a crowdfunding press release that gets media attention could mean a viral campaign and huge fundraising success. Follow these steps to write an irresistible crowdfunding press release. Used correctly, crowdfunding press releases can be a powerful part of your promotion strategy. If you’re able to craft a compelling story, the crowdfunding press release offers one of the best chances for … [Read more...]

Are Crowdfunding Promotion Services a Scam? [And What to Do]

A whole industry of crowdfunding promotion has emerged but what are you really getting for your money? Media attention to huge crowdfunding campaign success stories has convinced thousands to jump into online funding before they really understand what it takes to raise money from the crowd. This contributes to the fact that two-thirds of campaigns fail to meet their goals and that 12% never … [Read more...]

Crowdfunding Campaign Marketing on a Budget [Five Resources]

While you can do all your crowdfunding campaign marketing with almost no budget at all, should you? Even established multi-national charities have to spend money on expenses and marketing. The American Red Cross is one of the most efficient organizations but still spends about 8% of its total contributions on expenses and campaign marketing. Other charities spend much more but the average … [Read more...]