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7 Quick Twitter Tips To Market A Crowdfunding Campaign

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Today, it would seem that almost everyone is using Twitter. It’s a simple, and rapidly talked-about, social networking service. With everyone a ‘twitter’ about Twitter, does everyone know how to use it effectively for their crowdfunding campaign? How to give a project visibility? Engage more people on Twitter? Consider the following 7 quick tips to market your crowdfunding campaign. #1. …

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How To Update Your Crowdfunding Campaign

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Provide supporters with an update on how your campaign is going in order to share a story that will inspire more donations. Watch our “how to” video to get some useful tips. Update people on your story not just what you need from them. In your update, use things like: Photos Videos Progress Donation levels The deadline Media coverage (articles …

Top 5 crowdfunding myths for non-profits

Top 5 Crowdfunding Myths For NonProfits

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As a NonProfit you want the money to go where it’s supposed to – your cause. Traditional fundraising is no longer allowing NonProfits to reach their intended donors. It’s left many to try new techniques including online fundraising. Crowdfunding is a hot topic and one of the best platforms for NonProfits, and individuals alike, is FundRazr. There are many myths …

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5 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Incentives for Crowdfunding

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Incentive-based crowdfunding has become a crucial way for writers, artists, filmmakers and entrepreneurs to raise money for their creative projects and ideas. The main point of it is to provide contributors with a thank you gift or an “incentive” for a specific amount of donations. It’s been a great opportunity for entrepreneurs to pre-sell their products and test out the …

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How 7 Incredible Animal Rescues Saved Hundreds through Crowdfunding

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Many animal rescues all over the world save animals and help them find new homes. To keep making a difference to abused and unwanted pets, animal non-profits have to rely on volunteers, donations from local communities, charity events etc. It’s a hard work to save hundreds of animals every day, keep existing supporters engaged and reach out for new ones …

PR 101: How to pitch your story to the media and why you should

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You have read our tips for Facebook and Twitter; now, we are going to teach you how to pitch your stories to news media! Statistics suggest that campaigns that receive news coverage (either online or offline) raise 2 to 3 times more than campaigns that don’t. Furthermore, campaigns with news coverage also receive more anonymous donations. Examples of news covered …

10 Steps for Promoting Your Cause on Social Media (Infographic)

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Our 10 step infographic for promoting your cause on social media! Step-by-Step Tips: 1. Create a dedicated website. Have a website dedicated to connecting your audience with your cause. 2. Your social media following is extremely important, so be sure to dedicate some time and effort to provide fresh and engaging content about your cause. This will increase your outreach …

Nonprofits: 4 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your LinkedIn Page

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With the dominance of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube in the world of crowdfunding, sites like LinkedIn may tend to get a bit overshadowed; but that shouldn’t mean, however, it is not a valuable asset for your non-profit. LinkedIn is a leader in the online business community and can be a great place for business professionals to discover your brand. …