8 Tips for Crowdfunding Success
This list was put together by Rupee.Us. offering Social Media Promotion Services for Crowdfunding Projects.
It is a simple, yet comprehensive list of steps that will greatly improve your chances of running
a successful crowdfunding campaign.
Crowdfunding websites have made project creation incredibly simple, the problem that arises are that campaign creators are disappointed when they are not receiving donations instantly. It is not magic, if campaigns earned trust and donations by just posting them, every campaign would be successful. This is obviously not the case.
Although the items on this list appear simple, there is quite a bit of work involved. Not only in creating your campaign but building the crowd to support it.
What factors give a Crowdfunding Campaign an improved chance of success?
Even the most outstanding Crowdfunding Projects regardless of whether they are Donation, Reward, Equity or Debt can easily get lost in an increasingly crowded field of campaigns. Currently between Kickstarter, IndieGoGo, GoFundMe and the 500+ other crowdfunding platforms are hosting somewhere in the neighborhood of 100,000+ projects at any given time.
Most successful crowdfunding projects have a few factors in common.
1. The campaign owner has researched the best crowdfunding platform for their project.
2. Campaign owners Social Media Network has been built at least 2-3 months prior to campaign launch
3. The Crowdfunding Project contains a descriptive and informative Video
4. Plenty of photos and very detailed text.
5. The Crowdfunding campaign is extremely transparent – Speaking to the crowd about the details of not only the campaign but the person(s) running the campaign.
6. Continuously keep your donors/customers/investors up to date on your progress. They want to know and this communication will encourage them to share your campaign with their network.
7. Reach out to Journalists in the crowdfunding community – Know who they are and how to reach out to them
8. Create and Distribute a Press Release 2-3 times before and during your campaigns run.
Good Luck but remember LUCK will not do it – Put in your time and the rewards can be incredible.
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