Crowdfunding, Fintech

Trump’s Economic Plans Suggest New Opportunities for Equity Crowdfunding Business

Whether you like his political agenda or not, President Donald Trump has clearly altered and energized today’s business climate. His plan to deregulate the commercial capital sector suggests a host of new growth opportunities for entrepreneurs and early-stage business operators, who currently depend on crowd-based capital to move their projects

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Crowdfunding, Fintech

A Look at Kickstarter: CEO Strickler on Success Beyond Successful Crowdfunding

Yancey Strickler, one of the co-founders and current CEO of the largest online crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter, argues that crowdfunding may be in crisis, but founders should not be discouraged by failed projects. Yancey grew up on a farm in the state of Virginia, US. He worked as a music critic

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Crowdfunding, Fintech

23 Tools and Ideas For A Tight Crowdfunding Budget

“Marketing your crowdfunding idea starts long before you try to launch it.” Attention creators! What is so exciting in a card game about kittens, laser beams, explosions and sometimes goats, and what has it to do with you? In case you missed it, it is a model for successful crowdfunding—right

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Crowdfunding, Crowdsourcing, Fintech

8 Common Crowdfunding Mistakes During Prelaunch And How to Avoid Them

Essentially, it goes without saying that the pre-crowdfunding period is the most critical period before taking your campaign online. It is the time when you’re supposed to be drumming up support for your project and building momentum – especially considering that there is not much time for creators to do

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Crowdfunding, Crowdsourcing, Fintech

Crowdfunding Industry so Big, It’s Mainstream Now

Investors agree that scale is what determines how profitable a crowdfunding platform should be; and considering that many have recorded steady and even remarkable growth since the beginning of the concept in the early-to-mid 2000s – targeting multiple industries, implementing different types of funding models, new platforms launching across the

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