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31 Mar 2017 | Read more

This interview was incredible. No joke. In life, there comes a point in time where you have to put EVERYTHING on the line to achieve your dream. You’re all in. You’re maxed out. All that you can do is continue to work hard, and have faith that things will work out in ...

30 Mar 2017 | Read more

Ever since I published the book, “Nonprofit Crowdfunding Explained,” I’ve gotten great reviews and emails from readers who have absolutely loved the book. In the physical and Kindle version of the book, I took all of the proven strategies to successfully raise money for your nonprofit and put them into an easy-to-read ...

29 Mar 2017 | Read more

Even though Fundrise is one of the top real estate crowdfunding websites in the industry, it’s not for everyone. Thankfully, there are a lot of alternatives that you can choose from when it comes to investing in real estate online or raising money for your real estate property. Keep in mind that ...

28 Mar 2017 | Read more

GO CUBES are revolutionary edible coffee gummies available on Amazon Launchpad, a division of Amazon that promotes up-and-coming startups. Amazon Launchpad promotes companies that have successfully launched rewards and equity crowdfunding campaigns, participated in startup incubators, and more. GO CUBES are made by Nootrobox, a team of technologists, biohackers, and researchers ...

23 Mar 2017 | Read more

Michael J. Epstein is the author of Crowdfunding Basics in 30 Minutes. He’s launched multiple successful Kickstarter campaigns in the indie film category and has helped many other creators with their own projects. In this podcast episode, you’ll discover how to plan and execute an effective crowdfunding campaign. We cover a lot of ground, ...

22 Mar 2017 | Read more

March has been a successful month for dozens of entrepreneurs raising money on Indiegogo. The eight campaigns covered in this post launched this month and quickly reached their funding goals, with time to spare. A few of them have far surpassed their original targets, with one campaign raising 15647% of their ...

20 Mar 2017 | Read more

Sometimes, members of the CrowdCrux community send in incredible stories that make me get the feels. They make me smile, knowing that human beings can be so uplifting and inspirational. Up until this point, I haven’t usually shared them, but I absolutely had to show you this one… In 2013, I met a very ...

16 Mar 2017 | Read more

Are you ready to start seeing results? Listen up! You’re about to learn how one campaign got 100 backers in 2 short hours. Crazy, right? This Kickstarter campaign had no formal pre-launch plan and zero marketing preparation. They simply hit the launch button… and… uh oh… the fundraising meter quickly plateaued. Rather than losing their ...

15 Mar 2017 | Read more

You can now build a crowdfunding website just like Kickstarter or Indiegogo by using WordPress! Just install one of these simple WordPress plugins, and you’ll enable crowdfunding functionality so that users on your site can launch and manage their own crowdfunding campaign. When setting up a new WordPress website, I always recommend that my ...

13 Mar 2017 | Read more

Instagram is a notoriously difficult social network to crack. You’ve spent all this time building up a following, but you’re now starting to wonder how to actually convert that following into backers on Kickstarter or Indiegogo. In this post, I’m going to go into a few techniques that you can use ...