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September 2012

Prototype developed on MedStartr for Breast Cancer Survivors

By |September 3rd, 2012|Crowds that Care, Entrepreneurship, ePatients, Million Mothers, Uncategorized|

Prototype developed on MedStartr for Breast Cancer SurvivorsOne of the many projects that make us proud is the BraGGs bra for breast cancer survivors and previvors.  Women who have had mastectomies and reconstruction often can not find a bra that works well for them.  Two sisters had this problem and developed their own solution.  They [...]

August 2012

MedStartr School: The Difference between Facebook and Twitter

By |August 2nd, 2012|Crowds that Care, ePatients, Healthcare & Social Media, How To, Use Social Media|

At MedStartr, we’ve found that projects using social media for outreach and marketing have a better chance of achieving funding goals.  But before you start tweeting, the most important thing to remember is that your followers on Twitter and Facebook are probably different—so it’s a good idea to have different content on both platforms. Facebook [...]

July 2012

MedStartr School: How to drive everyone to your project: Get emBedded!

By |July 21st, 2012|Alzheimer's Disease, Crowds that Care, How To, Manage Your Campaign|

Crowdfunding isn’t something you learned in your school days, so we are starting our own Crowdfunding Academy, a MedStartr School.  Within this coursework you will learn all the methods that work and can even teach the class after 45 days and a successful project.  We are learning everyday ourselves, so post suggestions if you have [...]