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10 Crowdfunding Statistics to Raise More Money

I’m a numbers nerd and am always looking for good crowdfunding statistics and statistics behind crowdfunding success. Crowdfunding statistics show a clear trend in the number of small businesses and non-profits going online to tap the crowd for their preferred source of funding. Growth in crowdfunding and peer lending is exploding and quickly transitioning from ‘alternative’ funding source to … [Read more...]

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...]

The Ultimate Guide of Easy Crowdfunding Pre-Launch Steps

Make your crowdfunding campaign a success before it hits the 'net with the ten best resources for crowdfunding pre-launch strategies. You’re excited, you’ve got an idea for a new product and you want to raise money crowdfunding. After-all, if a guy can raise $55,000 on Kickstarter to make a bowl of potato salad then your idea should go viral, right? You write up your campaign page and tell … [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...]

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...]