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September 2012

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 [...]

August 2012

MedStartr School: Using LinkedIn Effectively

By |August 14th, 2012|Healthcare, How To, Manage Your Campaign, Use Social Media|

Updated 8/25/2013 LinkedIn allows people to create their ideal professional networks. It is a platform for developing yourself as a thought leader and positioning your product or company and content as important in contemporary discussions. A key feature of LinkedIn are its groups — did you know you can share your content in [...]

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 [...]