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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 [...]

September 2012

Be My #CFF!

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