You’ve seen enough inspirational teamwork quotes on stock photos to last a lifetime, which makes it easy to forget sometimes that there’s a reason they’re so prevalent. Teamwork really is essential to success, and crowdfunding projects are no exception.
If your first crowdfunding campaign doesn’t reach its funding goal, it’s easy to be disappointed. If you’re not disappointed, it’s likely you didn’t have much skin in the game to start with and I’ve already identified why you failed for you! But like anything else, a failed first attempt could actually act as the foundation for a successful second attempt.
Stories connect and unite us, and telling your story authentically is a huge part of resonating with potential donors. But as your audience is inundated with more and more native content, the need to stand out and differentiate your campaign has become even more profound. It’s not a secret any longer that video holds the key to opening more donor doors. However, as campaigns become more saturated with video content, it’s not enough to include a video, you need to include good video.
Goals are integral to crowdfunding success, but they accomplish little if they don’t fulfill the smart goal criteria.
Crowdfunding search engines are like any other search engine, and unless you follow some key steps for SEO success, you could find yourself 10 pages deep where potential contributors can’t find you.
Whether you’re currently running a fundraising campaign or plan to start one, #GivingTuesday is the perfect way to boost your campaign and make the most of this global event.
The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio are less than a year away. It’s crunch time for training, preparations, and finding the money to make it there. Here’s how Olympic hopefuls can successfully crowdfund their dreams.
By using crowdfunding campaigns, some of the pressure can be lifted from families and communities in the disaster recovery process, and economic stalling can be avoided.
There are more than 40 million people living with unpaid medical bills in the United States. Many are turning to crowdfunding to aid in covering medical expenses.
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. …