New rules for equity crowdfunding investing are bringing a lot of websites to the market and more opportunities for investors The new regulations allowing everyone to invest in crowdfunding startups went into effect on May 16th, opening up a new asset class to millions of Americans. I have been watching the equity crowdfunding sites to […]
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From pre-launch to running a successful campaign, get the most from your crowdfunding marketing with these resources You can run a crowdfunding campaign for free but it might not be the best use of your time and resources. You shouldn’t expect your entire crowdfunding marketing strategy to be free. Crowdfunding a product or service is […]
Building community for your crowdfunding campaign is one of the most overlooked but critical aspects of raising money online. The explosion in crowdfunding, especially for rewards-based projects, over the last several years has made people think that raising money is as simple as posting a project on one of the popular sites. A couple of […]
A crowdfunding campaign blog can be one of the most rewarding activities in your campaign strategy but it can also be one of the most difficult and uncertain. Starting a crowdfunding campaign blog can send thousands of people to your campaign but it will take a lot of work and you need to set it […]
60% of Crowdfunding campaigns fail to reach their goal. Check out the biggest crowdfunding problem and how to fix it. For every phenomenal crowdfunding success like Reading Rainbow, which exceeded its funding goal by $4.4 million, there are thousands of other campaigns that fail. Is it due to a bad product concept? Not always. More […]