News and Articles About Crowdfunding
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.
For our series College Treps, entrepreneur Dwight Peters gets 10 successful Kickstarter creators to open up about what made their campaign a hit.
Never before have there been so many places for those seeking and those providing capital to connect.
You need a crowd to fund your idea. Here are the sources you should tap to spread the word about your crowdfunding campaign.
Users of Australian crowdfunding platform Pozible can raise money for their venture using the online-only currency.
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.
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.
Crowdfunding, which started as a way to fund small projects, has become a serious funding machine.
An inside look at how these entrepreneurs got the crowd to fund their businesses to the tune of some big bucks.
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.
As we celebrate the top 100 crowdfunded companies, we take a look at some of this year's biggest crowdfunding flops.
The buzzed about smartwatch was floundering raising money. Then it streamlined its message and took to Kickstarter.
On the heels of a $1.9 million Indiegogo campaign, founders of the smart home security device Canary share their crowdfunding advice.
We're all in this together: Take a look at our exclusive list of 100 companies that are crowdfunding success stories.
Over the past few years, social platforms have blossomed into a marketing playground and proved that communities have power.
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.
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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.
A look at the crowdfunding sites with the best track records that can be used to fund businesses.
SeedInvest aims to make it easier for startups to stand out from the crowd and give accredited investors the highest caliber of companies from which to choose.
Under the JOBS Act, there will be new ways to raise money. But not all fund-raising is created equal.
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.
The online grocer and the crowdfunding site are collaborating on the 'Next Big Food Thing,' a contest to find the coolest new food-related innovation.
U.S. regulators are tied up in knots trying to figure out how to write laws for equity crowdfunding to prevent fraud. Perhaps they should take a page from the Dutch.
Elon Musk's Hyperloop is one step closer to becoming a reality with two seasoned engineers agreeing to manage the project.