24-Step Can’t Miss Crowdfunding Checklist

Pre-launch crowdfunding is the longest and most important stage in crowdfunding, follow this crowdfunding checklist to make sure you get started right. In my book, Step-by-Step Crowdfunding, the pre-launch steps cover the majority of the total process. Of the 17 steps from start to finish, you need to hit 11 steps before your campaign even goes live on a crowdfunding platform. I’ve put together … [Read more...]

3 Attention-Grabbers for your Crowdfunding Rewards

Using images and graphics for your crowdfunding rewards can help convert casual visitors to motivated crowdfunding backers With more than 7,000 crowdfunding campaigns on Kickstarter, the campaign that fails to go beyond the simple process is likely to end up with the 60% of projects that fail to reach their funding goal. Nearly everyone has a video and most campaigns take the time to put together … [Read more...]

The Habits of Successful Crowd Funding – Video

Successful crowd funding is not about the project but about the person I get emails every week from people with small business and fundraising ideas but lacking the money to make them a reality. They find the blog in a search for funding ideas and wonder if their project is right for successful crowd funding. My usual response probably isn’t what they expect. While you may need to tweak your … [Read more...]