Crowdfunding using sites like Kickstarter is a new way to raise money for an environmental project. The way Kickstarter works is that one sets up a page on the platform describing the project being funded, setting a minimal fundraising goal, establishing a deadline, usually a month and listing levels of contribution ranging anywhere from $1 to $10,000 and up. People pledge a certain amount of money toward the goal which is collected by Amazon payments. If the funding goal is
04 Apr 2013
Who needs record labels anymore? With recent advances in the web and social networking, bands are not only able to go independent, but are even thriving without the overhead and pressure of executives. Helping these artists are companies like Kickstarter and Indiegogo who have made the concept of crowdfunding more streamlined and fan-friendly.
30 Dec 2012
Crowdfunding is a great way to raise money, promote your project and network at the same time. This has become very popular among artists, filmmakers, musicians and entrepreneurs online. It used to be that raising money meant that you had to be well connected and have a network of private investors to support your work. Now you can simply go online and use a website like Kickstarter or Indiegogo to make your project come to life. Here are some things to know before you get started on your crowdfunding campaign.