Crowd funding and crowdsourcing are among today’s most popular topics with finance, corporate and consumer audiences looking to raise funds for new businesses, startups and projects, whether as non-profits or for-profit ventures. As one of today’s best-known crowdfunding speakers and experts, and the author of The Crowdfunding Bible, it’s yours truly’s great privilege to serve as a frequent authority and consultant on the topic. Predictably, we’re often called upon by the press and media to offer strategy and insights for those looking to launch campaigns, or provide more effective marketing, public relations (PR) and promotions efforts. Following, we’ve compiled some of our best insights and tips, as well as video seminars and workshops, for your convenience – here’s hoping all prove a great benefit to your efforts to raise money online via Kickstarter, Indiegogo, AngelList and other popular sites, services and social networks.
A Beginner’s Guide to Crowdfunding – http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/blogs/gear-up/a-beginners-guide-to-crowdfunding-20120517
Crowdfunding Businesses & Startups: The Ultimate Guide – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/scott-steinberg/crowdfunding-businesses-a_b_2659523.html
How Musicians Can Raise $1 Million or More Online – http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/blogs/gear-up/amanda-palmer-on-crowdfunding-and-the-rebirth-of-the-working-musician-20120829
Crowd Funding Secrets: How to Build an Amazing Campaign – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/scott-steinberg/crowdfunding-tips_b_1522723.html
Create Great Online Rewards for Fundraising Backers – http://www.inc.com/scott-steinberg/the-crowdfunding-bible-how-to-reward-investors.html
Crowdfunding for Non-Profits: Marketing, PR and Connecting with Donors – http://www.midwestmeetings.com/20/post/2013/01/crowdfunding-for-non-profits.html
10 Secrets of Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns – http://www.readwriteweb.com/start/2012/05/10-secrets-of-successful-crowdfunding-from-scott-steinberg.php
Video: Crowd Funding Expert Tips and Insights – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1jcPi9yklI&feature=plcp
Marketing and PR for Crowdfunding Campaigns – http://www.digitalinnovationgazette.com/feature/distribution/a_place_in_the_crowd/index.html#axzz20zpdAsb2
Is Crowd Funding The New Online Gold Rush? – http://www.readwriteweb.com/start/2012/06/why-crowdfunding-is-todays-goldrush.php
Podcast: The Future of Online Finance and Innovation – http://www.pbs.org/mediashift/2012/05/mediatwits-50-facebook-face-plant-craig-newmark-poynter-crowdfunding-bible146.html
Hints, Tips and Strategies for Crowd Funding Your Business – http://m.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/small-business/sb-digital/web-strategy/tips-to-score-crowdfunding-success/article4209513/?service=mobile
Expert Insights from The Crowdfunding Bible’s Creators – http://www.thealistdaily.com/news/exclusive-crowd-funding-gets-a-bible-and-its-evangelists-speak-up/
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