Category Archives for "Crowdfunding"

6 Keys to Writing an Engaging Kickstarter Campaign

6 Keys to Writing an Engaging Kickstarter Campaign

Kickstarter campaigns are a great way to get your project funded. Your pitch is one of the most important parts of your campaign. It’s your opportunity to explain what makes your idea special and worthy of people’s money. You need a good project title, a story that explains why you’re running the campaign, a convincing […]

  • June 5, 2018

10 Powerful Crowdfunding Tips All Entrepreneurs Should Utilize

Powerful Crowdfunding Tips All Entrepreneurs Should Utilize

Gone are the days when entrepreneurs could only rely on investors and banks for their capital. Crowdfunding has opened a whole new world of fundraising for entrepreneurs whose ideas are too out there for traditional sources of capital. The market can serve as their litmus test. If they can’t get funded by their target market, […]

  • April 24, 2018

How to Use A Kickstarter Campaign to Launch Your Brand

Kickstarter Campaign to be successful in branding

Whether you invented a solution to a problem you were having or simply sourcing funds for the next big startup, crowdfunding has become the go-to investment vehicle for many project creators. Brands, individuals, artists and other creatives are succeeding with their Kickstarter campaign–the successful ones gain new fans and customers via the platform: Crowdfunding platforms […]

  • April 12, 2018

How to Choose the Right Platform for YOUR Crowdfunding Project

How To Pick The Best Crowdfunding Platform For Your Project

Getting ready to initiate a new crowdfunding campaign? There are plenty of different platforms on which to launch your project, and it can be hard to know which one is right for you. Kickstarter and Indiegogo are but a starting point. You could also go with sites like Crowdfunder, RocketHub, Crowdrise, Fundable, AngelList and others. […]

  • March 22, 2018

How To Deliver The Product You Promised In Your Crowdfunding Program

Reward Shipping Kickstarter and Indiegogo

Crowdfunding is a great way to validate and get funding for your project idea. But your work doesn’t end the moment you’ve met your campaign goals. Whether you choose the Kickstarter or Indiegogo platform–or both with the InDemand option, delivering your product should be top of mind. You need to start thinking about how to deliver the […]

  • March 15, 2018

Everything You Need To Know About Crowdfunding In 2018

crowdfunding

Imagine you have an idea and need some funding. You go to a bank. Right? You might have a conversation like this: “Hey, Bank Loan Officer, I’ve got a fantastic idea, but need cash to get it off the ground.” “No.” “But…” “Fine. I’ll need your date of birth, date of birth of your dog, […]

  • January 4, 2018

Cross-Docking: The World’s Most Underutilized E-commerce Logistic Hack

Crossdocking

“By reducing reliance on inventory buffers and expediting customer orders, cross-docking promotes a flow-through supply-chain pipeline.”                                                                                 — Ray Kulwiec, Crossdocking as a Supply Chain Strategy WHAT IS CROSS-DOCKING? In a competitive market like logistics, it is essential to satisfy your customer needs and improve your competitive advantages and crosss-docking is one of the logistics strategies that […]

  • November 16, 2017

Crowdfunding Fulfillment: Kickstarter and Indiegogo Logistics

Crowdfunding Fulfillment: Backer Rewards Shipping for Kickstarter and Indiegogo

You reached your funding goals with your latest crowdfunding campaign. Congratulations! But your work isn’t done yet. Now it’s time to for you to ship out the products and deliver on the added perks or incentives you promised your backers. And that can be an intimidating process. Depending on the number of backers and products […]

  • October 4, 2017

10 Mistakes That Cause Kickstarter Projects To Be Delayed

Kickstarter Projects Failure

Crowdfunding can be incredibly thrilling, right? You’ve been dreaming about something for months, maybe even years, and now you finally have a chance to bring it fruition. And so you carefully put together your Kickstarter campaign, estimating how much it will cost and when you’ll be able to ship it. Hold on. Don’t take it […]

  • May 23, 2017

What You Need To Know About Hong Kong Crowdfunding

Hong Kong Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is an incredible way to get a project off the ground, and if you’re reading this, you likely have experience with platforms like Kickstarter or Indiegogo already. What you might not know is that crowdfunding is a growing trend in Hong Kong. When you’re looking to make use of them, however, it’s important to […]

  • May 4, 2017