Crowdfunding

News and Articles About Crowdfunding

If I Knew Then: Indiegogo Co-Founder Makes His Mark Helping Others Follow Their Passion
Entrepreneurs

If I Knew Then: Indiegogo Co-Founder Makes His Mark Helping Others Follow Their Passion

While Indiegogo CEO and co-founder Slava Rubin has made a successful business out of giving his fellow entrepreneurs the opportunity to share their work, he has had his fair share of missteps in achieving that mission.
Nina Zipkin
You Can Now Embed Your Indiegogo Campaign on Your Website
Finance

You Can Now Embed Your Indiegogo Campaign on Your Website

With 'Indiegogo Outpost,' you can raise money from the crowd without having to direct any web traffic away from your own website.
Catherine Clifford
Advice From Barbara Corcoran to Marc Ecko: Entrepreneur's Hottest Videos of 2013
Starting a Business

Advice From Barbara Corcoran to Marc Ecko: Entrepreneur's Hottest Videos of 2013

Here, we count down our most-viewed videos from the last 12 months.
Jason Fell
How to Get Publicity for Your Crowdfunding Campaign
Finance

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.
Sally Outlaw
10 Fun Facts About Crowdfunding
Finance

10 Fun Facts About Crowdfunding

Whether you're looking to raise some funds or invest in a project, here are some things to know about platforms such as Kickstarter and IndieGoGo .
Punit Arora
States Charge Ahead With Their Own Crowdfunding Laws
Finance

States Charge Ahead With Their Own Crowdfunding Laws

Michigan is the latest in a series of states to make moves to pass intrastate equity crowdfunding legislation.
Catherine Clifford
Sofia Vergara's Fiancé Nick Loeb Launches Equity Crowdfunding Campaign for Condiments Company
Starting a Business

Sofia Vergara's Fiancé Nick Loeb Launches Equity Crowdfunding Campaign for Condiments Company

Nick Loeb is working to spread the word on crunchy condiments, with the help of his fiancé, Modern Family star Sofia Vergara.
Kate Taylor
How to Fund a Startup When Your Bank Account Has Seen Headier Days
Finance

How to Fund a Startup When Your Bank Account Has Seen Headier Days

Don't let a little thing like a lack of funds hold your startup ambitions back.
Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan
How to Use Video to Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign
Finance

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
Sally Outlaw
Is Crowdfunding for You? (Infographic)
Starting a Business

Is Crowdfunding for You? (Infographic)

Before getting involved in crowdfunding, gather inspiration from big successes and learn from major scams.
Kate Taylor
5 Signs Your Product is Perfect for Kickstarter
Starting a Business

5 Signs Your Product is Perfect for Kickstarter

Not every great product ideas is meant for Kickstarter. Here are five qualities a stellar crowdfunding product should have.
Stephen Key
5 Steps to Take Your Product From Concept to Reality
Starting a Business

5 Steps to Take Your Product From Concept to Reality

Practical tips for turning a product idea into a consumer must-have.
Fluffy Stuffed Animal Hits Apple's Shelves in Japan, Europe
Technology

Fluffy Stuffed Animal Hits Apple's Shelves in Japan, Europe

Boulder, Colo.-based Ubooly has raised $2.5 million in venture capital money and just recently blown its second Kickstarter campaign out of the water.
Catherine Clifford
Crowdfunding Without Kickstarter
Finance

Crowdfunding Without Kickstarter

A DIY crowdfunding app cuts out the middleman.
Michelle Goodman