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Is Crowdfunding for You? (Infographic)

Is Crowdfunding for You? (Infographic)

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Before getting involved in crowdfunding, gather inspiration from big successes and learn from major scams.
November 26, 2013 in Startup Financing
5 Signs Your Product is Perfect for Kickstarter

5 Signs Your Product is Perfect for Kickstarter

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Not every great product ideas is meant for Kickstarter. Here are five qualities a stellar crowdfunding product should have.
November 25, 2013 in Payments & Collections
5 Steps to Take Your Product From Concept to Reality

5 Steps to Take Your Product From Concept to Reality

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Practical tips for turning a product idea into a consumer must-have.
November 17, 2013 in Starting a Business
Fluffy Stuffed Animal Hits Apple's Shelves in Japan, Europe

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

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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.
November 15, 2013 in News and Trends
Crowdfunding Without Kickstarter

Crowdfunding Without Kickstarter

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A DIY crowdfunding app cuts out the middleman.
November 13, 2013 in Payments & Collections
10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week

10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week

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Why Twitter has staying power, a progressive pitch in NYC, play with your pet remotely via Petcube, putting the iPad Air through the ringer, why small businesses should love Bitcoin. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs.
November 8, 2013 in News and Trends
A Business Plan for the Startup Economy

A Business Plan for the Startup Economy

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Access to capital is key in helping high-growth startups get off the ground and running. Here are two ways to help get them there.
November 7, 2013 in Financing
McSweeney's Publishing House Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for $15. Yup. For $15.

McSweeney's Publishing House Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for $15. Yup. For $15.

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The San Francisco-based publishing house known for its snark and devilish sarcasm has challenged the idea of what it means to succeed with a crowdfunding campaign.
November 6, 2013 in Payments & Collections
How to Spread the Word About Your Crowdfunding Campaign

How to Spread the Word About Your Crowdfunding Campaign

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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.
November 6, 2013 in Financing
10 Tips I Wish I Knew Before I Launched My Kickstarter Campaign

10 Tips I Wish I Knew Before I Launched My Kickstarter Campaign

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For our series College Treps, entrepreneur Dwight Peters gets 10 successful Kickstarter creators to open up about what made their campaign a hit.
November 5, 2013 in Starting a Business
Why Now Is the Time to Seek Startup Funding

Why Now Is the Time to Seek Startup Funding

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Never before have there been so many places for those seeking and those providing capital to connect.
November 5, 2013 in Financing
How to Market Your Crowdfunding Campaign

How to Market Your Crowdfunding Campaign

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You need a crowd to fund your idea. Here are the sources you should tap to spread the word about your crowdfunding campaign.
October 31, 2013 in Payments & Collections
This Major Crowdfunding Site Now Accepts Bitcoin Pledges

This Major Crowdfunding Site Now Accepts Bitcoin Pledges

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Users of Australian crowdfunding platform Pozible can raise money for their venture using the online-only currency.
October 28, 2013 in Payments & Collections
Indiegogo Co-Founder Says Become Obsessed With the Problem, Not the Solution

Indiegogo Co-Founder Says Become Obsessed With the Problem, Not the Solution

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Danae Ringelmann decided that she had to democratize the way that money gets distributed. Everything else hinges off her commitment to solve that one problem.
October 25, 2013 in Leadership
How to Set a Crowdfunding Goal

How to Set a Crowdfunding Goal

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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.
October 24, 2013 in Financing
Photos: Crowdfunding Hall of Fame: 9 Successful Crowdfunded Startups

Crowdfunding Hall of Fame: 9 Successful Crowdfunded Startups

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Crowdfunding, which started as a way to fund small projects, has become a serious funding machine.
October 24, 2013 in Payments & Collections
How The Top 100 Crowdfunded Companies Raised Major Money

How The Top 100 Crowdfunded Companies Raised Major Money

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An inside look at how these entrepreneurs got the crowd to fund their businesses to the tune of some big bucks.
October 24, 2013 in Payments & Collections
Successful Crowdfunding Is About More Than Money

Successful Crowdfunding Is About More Than Money

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Indiegogo's co-founder Danae Ringelmann talks about two blockbuster campaigns that made our Top 100 list, the platform's biggest 'failure', and what success really means in the age of crowdfunding.
October 24, 2013 in Payments & Collections
4 Famous Crowdfunding Fails

4 Famous Crowdfunding Fails

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As we celebrate the top 100 crowdfunded companies, we take a look at some of this year's biggest crowdfunding flops.
October 24, 2013 in Financing
Pebble's $10 Million Crowdfunding Secret: Keep It Simple

Pebble's $10 Million Crowdfunding Secret: Keep It Simple

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The buzzed about smartwatch was floundering raising money. Then it streamlined its message and took to Kickstarter.
October 24, 2013 in Payments & Collections
Crowdfunding Success in 5 Easy Steps

Crowdfunding Success in 5 Easy Steps

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On the heels of a $1.9 million Indiegogo campaign, founders of the smart home security device Canary share their crowdfunding advice.
October 24, 2013 in Payments & Collections
Top 100 Crowdfunded Companies

Top 100 Crowdfunded Companies

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We're all in this together: Take a look at our exclusive list of 100 companies that are crowdfunding success stories.
October 24, 2013 in Payments & Collections
Editor in Chief Amy Cosper on Innovation and the Top 100 Crowdfunded Companies

Editor in Chief Amy Cosper on Innovation and the Top 100 Crowdfunded Companies

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Over the past few years, social platforms have blossomed into a marketing playground and proved that communities have power.
October 24, 2013 in Payments & Collections
SEC Releases Long-Awaited Rules on Crowdfunding

SEC Releases Long-Awaited Rules on Crowdfunding

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More than a year after President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law, the Commission released rules for regulating equity crowdfunding. Here's what you need to know.
October 23, 2013 in Financing
8 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week

8 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week

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Get the 411 on crowdfunding from General Assembly, Denver's Galvanize wants you to code for a cause, Nashville gets KEEN on entrepreneurship, TechCrunch brings the Startup Battlefield to Berlin. This week's notable news and startup events for entrepreneurs.
October 21, 2013 in News and Trends

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