Make your Campaign a Success with Pre-Launch Crowdfunding Hacks

Get your campaign started right with this crowdfunding pre-launch strategy and hacks. Long-time readers of the blog are probably tired of me harping on the importance of pre-launch crowdfunding but it’s still largely neglected by most campaigns. It’s too bad because there is no other time that is so critical to your crowdfunding success as the pre-launch process. This is the critical period … [Read more...]

Building Community in Crowdfunding: Must Know Rules

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 days are spent putting together a proposal and a brief … [Read more...]

Crowdfunding Campaign Review: Learning from a Failed Campaign

Here on the Crowd101 blog, we love to post crowdfunding campaign reviews about how they are using the new movement to fund their dreams. If you’re thinking about launching a crowdfunding campaign, you’ll never find better advice that from the people that are making it work. It’s a great opportunity to learn from their success and their mistakes. Today’s crowdfunding campaign review comes from … [Read more...]

Crowdfunding a Fashion Project, a Campaign Review

Luciana Scarabello of NBC's Fashion Star shows you how crowdfunding a fashion project can help achieve your dreams Here on the Crowd101 blog, we love to hear from crowdfunding campaigns about how they are using the new movement to fund their dreams. If you’re thinking about launching a crowdfunding campaign, you’ll never find better advice that from the people that are making it work. It’s a … [Read more...]

Crowdfunding an Agriculture Project, A Campaign Review

An interview with Cam MacKugler of the Seedsheet campaign reveals some great tips and tricks to crowdfunding an agriculture project on Kickstarter Possibly the best learning experience we have seen here on the blog is from interviewing others with crowdfunding campaigns and getting their story. Not only is it a great way to share ideas on what works but it also provides clues into how to improve … [Read more...]