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...]

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...]

The Perfect Crowdfunding Rewards Strategy to Beat Your Goal

The idea of giving away crowdfunding rewards to reach your crowdfunding goal is misleading. Follow this crowdfunding rewards strategy for your small business success. Don’t let the misconceptions about crowdfunding rewards keep you from using crowdfunding for all its benefits. The fact is that a smart set of rewards is key to meeting your funding target and a host of other advantages. In fact, … [Read more...]

Crowdfunding Photography Software, a Campaign Review

Demetrio Fortman shares his experience with crowdfunding photography software and Crowdfunding Best Practices he learned as a result. Demetrio’s Kickstarter campaign for Defrozo Photography Software is a great follow-up to yesterday’s campaign review of Brian Cattelle’s BARE USA campaign. Photography and video projects have really benefited from crowdfunding and the exposure from the medium. With … [Read more...]

Baring your Soul on Crowdfunding Photography Projects

Crowdfunding photography projects is a natural fit for the online funding phenomenon because of its visual nature but that doesn’t mean it is easy. Today’s crowdfunding campaign review is with Brian Catelle and his BARE USA project on Kickstarter. Bare USA is a nationwide photography project that delves into studies of natural beauty in contrast with man-made decay by photographing nude models … [Read more...]