The 6 Habits of Highly Effective Crowdfunding – Infographic

Money to crowdfunding campaigns is doubling every year and but nearly two-thirds of campaigns still fail. What does it take to launch an effective crowdfunding campaign? Why are there only six habits of effective crowdfunding instead of the traditional “7 Habits?” Crowdfunding can be easy. You don’t need seven habits but you do need to follow the big six. Check out the infographic below for the … [Read more...]

Shaping a Successful Crowdfunding Idea

Putting a successful crowdfunding idea together is a lot like traditional business planning but there are some key points you need to build into your plans. While crowdfunding was seen as an alternative form of finance just a few years ago, it’s quickly becoming the preferred way of launching a new product or business. While equity crowdfunding generally raises more money, even rewards-based … [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...]

How to Raise $326,908 for School Fundraising Ideas

These 11 crowdfunding campaigns offer some creative school fundraising ideas to raise big money for your educational project or cause. October is the unofficial start of fundraising season for many non-profit organizations so I thought I would check in on a few of the fundraising campaigns we looked at in this post. Whether you’re looking for fundraising ideas or want to see what works, these 11 … [Read more...]

Top 10 Tips to Crowdfunding Campaign Page Success

Your crowdfunding campaign page is critical to converting visitors to backers. You’ve only got a few seconds to reach them, do it right with these top ten tips. Frequent readers will know that I’m a stickler for pre-launch crowdfunding as the most important part of your crowdfunding campaign. True as it might be, your crowdfunding campaign page is still going to be the first impression for many … [Read more...]