Top 5 crowdfunding platforms [infographic]

20 Mar 2015

As nowadays people and organizations frequently turn to online websites for fundraising their campaigns, we believe it is high time you found out which crowdfunding platforms are the most visited, cherished and popular among users. Anthony Hoell tried something similar when writing Review of Online Fundraising Websites, pointing out both…

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How to run a successful crowdfunding campaign

25 Sep 2015

“I highly recommend trying and failing. And if you get the other one, success, well, that’s great too”, says Kerwin Lumpkins. Funny guy, I must admit. Nowadays, people can crowdfund almost anything. But not every crowdfunding campaign turns into a success. So, there must be some secrets that need to…

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The knowledgeable crowdfunding: School crowd-funding

25 Sep 2015

The knowledgeable crowdfunding Have you ever thought how the future of education looks like? Education has a direct impact on our lifestyle and well-being. Poor education means poor quality life. When tuition fees increase, when education becomes more expensive year by year, we enter a dark side of life. Fewer…

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His idea of crowdfunding. A potato salad!

25 Sep 2015

We all like stand-up comedies, great jokes, a good prank, but what about a huge Kickstarter success, worth more than $55.000 and the craziest joke ever in crowdfunding? It’s just for laugh, gags. And it’s worth every penny. This is Zack Danger Brown’s idea of a campaign. The man had…

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VC or crowdfunding?

25 Sep 2015

Is your startup suitable for VC funding or crowdfunding? Choosing the right funding for your startup or new business should never be a decision on the spur of the moment, or an easy one. In order to make sure you’ll have success, an ongoing progress and activity, that you’ll break through…

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Is crowdfunding replacing fundraising?

06 Oct 2015

Fundraising yesterday. Crowdfunding today.   There’s a lot of rumor that crowdfunding might be either making fundraising become extinct or improving it by taking away from it its face-to-face quality. The truth of the matter, I guess, is somewhere in between. Traditional fundraising involved going on streets, knocking on people’s doors…

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Will crowdfunding change the world? How?

29 Sep 2015

On Crowdfunding and New Horizons Often times when I’m at the beach, I like staring far into the horizon, where the sea’s border, as straight as a blue line, passes into that of the clear sky. Our fast-forward driven world can be compared to this image. You can stretch what has…

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The most common mistakes crowdfunding campaigns make

06 Oct 2015

I just didn’t see it comin’   Thinking of your startup/idea/campaign every day and night, but not actually being pragmatic and following the realistic steps towards meeting your goal, could bring about your campaign’s failure. You might say:”I just didn’t see it comin’.” You didn’t, because you didn’t know which are the…

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