Get the Best Bang for your Crowdfunding Marketing Buck

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 just like running a business and budgeting a little to … [Read more...]

How to Start a Crowdfunding Campaign Blog

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 up well before your launch. Use this post to get you started with blogging basics and how to fit it … [Read more...]

The Biggest Crowdfunding Problem and How to Fix 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 often than not, the reason crowdfunders can’t hit their goals is … [Read more...]

7 Quick Fundraising Ideas that Work [Try These NOW]

These seven 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...]

How to Draw People to Your Crowdfunding Blog

So you’ve got a crowdfunding blog for your campaign and you start writing. Then crickets start chirping and you start pulling your hair out because no one is reading it. Believe me, I’ve been there. It’s the same on any type of blog and is the reason that more than 90% of the blogs started in any given six months stop posting all together. Stick with it though and you’ll start driving a huge … [Read more...]