8 Quick Fundraising Ideas that Work [Try These NOW]

These eight quick fundraising ideas can help put your crowdfunding campaign back on track I was talking with a crowdfunding campaign last week that had a pretty common story. The non-profit had heard about the great opportunity in crowdfunding as a quick fundraising idea and launched their first campaign just under a month ago. Cue the crickets. The campaign had raised a total of $809 over … [Read more...]

Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding Marketing Strategy

Reach the real crowd in crowdfunding with a crowdfunding marketing strategy and don’t join the 60% of campaigns that fail to reach their funding goal This post is a follow-up to a post last week on the different resources in crowdfunding campaign marketing and how to get the most bang for your buck. Social media is all the rage and a lot of people spend their entire budget but it’s still some of … [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...]

7 Crowdfunding Video Tips

In this age of information and entrepreneurship, crowdfunding is a practice that is growing in popularity. It's being seen as a convenient way to raise capital for projects and startups. With crowdfunding you get people involved, a community effort of sorts. Perhaps you have a concept that is only a vision right now and you're in the process of bringing it to reality. In your search for … [Read more...]