News and Articles About Kickstarter
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 .
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Michigan is the latest in a series of states to make moves to pass intrastate equity crowdfunding legislation.
Dont let a little thing like a lack of funds hold your startup ambitions back.
Not every great product ideas is meant for Kickstarter. Here are five qualities a stellar crowdfunding product should have.
Coming up with a great product idea doesn't necessarily mean you need to launch a business around it. Here are three things you need to know before taking that leap.
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.
A DIY crowdfunding app cuts out the middleman.
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.
For our series College Treps, entrepreneur Dwight Peters gets 10 successful Kickstarter creators to open up about what made their campaign a hit.
Crowdfunding, which started as a way to fund small projects, has become a serious funding machine.
The buzzed about smartwatch was floundering raising money. Then it streamlined its message and took to Kickstarter.
We're all in this together: Take a look at our exclusive list of 100 companies that are crowdfunding success stories.
There are plenty of intriguing companies on our Top 100 list, but from glowing plants to a life-sized origami boat, here's a look about some of the most bizarre.
HWTrek offers hardware innovators the opportunity to prove their business model to experts, consumers and manufacturers.
Tapping into the water-filter market, startup Soma explains how it is looking to turn the business on its head.
The Brooklyn-based additive manufacturing company says that it is accepting pre-orders for its MakerBot Digitizer, which will begin shipping in October.
How a First-Time Entrepreneur's Kickstarter Project Landed on Toys 'R' Us Shelves in Less Than a Year
Industry insiders laughed at the engineering toy for girls, but its inventor was determined to change the landscape of the 'pink aisle.' Entrepreneur Debbie Sterling shares how she transformed her idea into a million-dollar company.
Once a successful crowdfunding campaign ends, the pressure is on for entrepreneurs to make good on their promises. These platforms can help.
Crowdfunding platforms are multiplying around the world and the sums that they're raising are growing exponentially.
The JOBS Act may soon go into effect, but young entrepreneurs don't need to wait to look for investors in the crowd.
YogoSport founder Ryon Lane offers advice to young entrepreneurs about how to make your Kickstarter project a success.
Not happy about the dearth of women in engineering? Debbie Sterling thinks overly-girlie toys are to blame.
All you need to know to improve your odds of raising money on the popular crowdfunding site.
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