Entrepreneur: Latest from Sally Outlaw http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT Crowdfunding's New Self-Serve Options and Tools New tech solutions enable companies to launch campaigns on their own portal when raising money. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235778 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235778 New tech solutions enable companies to launch campaigns on their own portal when raising money. 5 Kinds of Crowdfunding You Never Thought Of Nontraditional financing platforms are rapidly reducing entrepreneurs' cash squeeze while offering investors returns. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234442 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234442 Nontraditional financing platforms are rapidly reducing entrepreneurs' cash squeeze while offering investors returns. Crowdfunding Live: How One Spark Ignites Ideas In-person events for financial prospecting provide benefits that online platforms don't: gathered masses, a pool of dedicated dollars and a chance to receive immediate project feedback. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232915 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232915 In-person events for financial prospecting provide benefits that online platforms don't: gathered masses, a pool of dedicated dollars and a chance to receive immediate project feedback. How to Get Publicity for Your Crowdfunding Campaign Media coverage for your crowdfunding project will help attract backing and build brand awareness. Learn how you can get the press interested in your project. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228563 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228563 Media coverage for your crowdfunding project will help attract backing and build brand awareness. Learn how you can get the press interested in your project. How to Use Video to Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign Campaigns that use videos have a significantly higher success rate and raise more money than those that don't. Find out what your videos should contain to bring in the backers Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228547 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228547 Campaigns that use videos have a significantly higher success rate and raise more money than those that don't. Find out what your videos should contain to bring in the backers How to Spread the Word About Your Crowdfunding Campaign Crowdfunding is not a 'set it and forget it' proposition. Running a successful campaign requires being fearless in getting out and spreading the word about your venture. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228544 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228544 Crowdfunding is not a 'set it and forget it' proposition. Running a successful campaign requires being fearless in getting out and spreading the word about your venture. How to Market Your Crowdfunding Campaign You need a crowd to fund your idea. Here are the sources you should tap to spread the word about your crowdfunding campaign. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228543 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228543 You need a crowd to fund your idea. Here are the sources you should tap to spread the word about your crowdfunding campaign. How to Set a Crowdfunding Goal It's very likely you'll need more money than you think to fund your business idea. Here's how to determine an amount that's not too high and not too low, but one that's just right. Thu, 24 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228541 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228541 It's very likely you'll need more money than you think to fund your business idea. Here's how to determine an amount that's not too high and not too low, but one that's just right. They Raised $1 Million and All I Got Was This Lousy T-Shirt Offering rewards -- iPad cases, dinner with the founders -- helps attract people interested in funding a new business. Here's a guide to fund-raising giveaways. Thu, 17 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228537 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228537 Offering rewards -- iPad cases, dinner with the founders -- helps attract people interested in funding a new business. Here's a guide to fund-raising giveaways. 10 Top Crowdfunding Websites A look at the crowdfunding sites with the best track records that can be used to fund businesses. Thu, 10 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228534 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228534 A look at the crowdfunding sites with the best track records that can be used to fund businesses. Which Type of Crowdfunding Is Best for You? Even though many people think the term 'crowdfunding' is universal, there are actually multiple options available for those needing to raise funds. Find out what each type is. Thu, 03 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228524 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228524 Even though many people think the term 'crowdfunding' is universal, there are actually multiple options available for those needing to raise funds. Find out what each type is. Your Top 5 Crowdfunding Questions Answered A crowdfunding expert answers the most frequently asked questions about this new way of raising startup funds for your business. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228460 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228460 A crowdfunding expert answers the most frequently asked questions about this new way of raising startup funds for your business. What You Need to Know About the New Equity-Crowdfunding Model Entrepreneurs who list on equity-crowdfunding platforms will have an opportunity to raise serious capital. Learn how to manage new expectations, responsibilities and obligations to regulators and shareholders Thu, 19 Sep 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228440 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228440 Entrepreneurs who list on equity-crowdfunding platforms will have an opportunity to raise serious capital. Learn how to manage new expectations, responsibilities and obligations to regulators and shareholders