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February 2013

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 [...]

September 2012

Be My #CFF!

By |September 7th, 2012|Crowdfunding, Healthcare, Make Great Videos, Use Social Media, Video School|

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZUG9qYTJMsI Welcome to CrowdFunder Friday! Yup, so begins the weekend when most of us startup Guys and Gals get to doing what is really important - changing the world with our startup FULL TIME for two days without any pesky school or day job stuff bugging us.   This week (the first CFF post ever) [...]

Doing Events Right: Part 1

By |September 6th, 2012|Events, Get Funded, How To, Startups|

By Jigar Mehta and Alex Fair We know it seems like an easy day when you go to a conference or event, but it should not be for entrepreneurs.  It isn’t all pretty faces and glad handing, there is some serious work to be done.  To help our MedStartrs as part of our ongoing MedStartr [...]

Endogoddess and the Space Elevator

By |September 5th, 2012|Crowds that Care, Get Funded, How To, Projects|

Why “only” $8000 to Build a Space Elevator? We’ve gotten critiques from our friends that “we’re not asking for enough…” The (usually unspoken) implication being that “if you’re really serious about building an Elevator on the Moon, why are you only asking for $8,000?” We made this financial decision for a reason. Sure, there are [...]