March 2013

Preparing for Success

By |March 23rd, 2013|CrowdCamp, Crowdfunding, How To, Projects|

I am a scientist at heart. The scientific method and I have had a great relationship, so when a scientist like Louis Pasteur says: "FORTUNE FAVORS THE PREPARED MIND," I tend to listen. Prepare. Prepare. Prepare. Preparing yourself and your project for crowdfunding will create a formidable foundation for your success, just like having a [...]

February 2013

The Big Finish: Top Ten Things You Should Do When Your Crowdfunding Campaign is Coming to a Close

By |February 23rd, 2013|CrowdCamp, Crowdfunding, How To, Manage Your Campaign, Projects|

A Big Finish to a campaign can add that last 70% of your funding, especially if you have already achieved significant traction.  You now have critical mass and you are ready for a nice big finish that is the sweet spot for most successful campaigns. Finishing off your campaign strong can only lead to great [...]

Make That Killer Video

By |February 18th, 2013|CrowdCamp, Crowdfunding, How To, Projects, Video School|

Did you know that YouTube is the second largest search engine in the world? Or that projects with videos are more than twice as likely to be successful? So, how important do you think your video is now? I am going to go cliche here and mention that a picture is worth a thousand words! Videos [...]

January 2013

Top Ten Things Every Crowdfunder MUST DO

By |January 21st, 2013|CrowdCamp, Crowdfunding, How To, Overview, Projects|

CrowdCamp is Open Crowdfunding is not only about you and your needs, crowdfunding is about the crowd and connecting to them. It is about engaging the people who have similar needs or who understand your needs, your crowd. To do this, you need to enlighten people about your project, engage them in conversation, and make them [...]