Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Insights: Five Essential Crowdfunding Success Tips
Story by Melinda Moore
For today's Insights and Opinions article, we have Melinda Moore, author of How to Raise Money: The Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding, who gives us some tips on crowdfunding.
Instead of getting VC funding, a lot of startups and creative projects turn to the masses or the public -- often through popular crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter, AngelList or StartEngine. But to get funded, you need to be able to harness crowdfunding in all the right ways. And now Title III of the Jobs Act allows non-accredited investors to get into the game, this is a massive shift in alternative finance and the democratization of capital.
As the CEO of Moore Media Ventures, a digital marketing agency, and co-founder of Tuesdaynights, a professional networking group specifically for women which champions women in leadership and in tech -- I have written my first book: "How to Raise Money: The Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding" which is an easily digestible, step-by-step read teaching the seasoned and those new to the startup space all about what crowdfunding is, how it works, how to select the right crowdfunding platform, and how to be successful at raising money overall. Here are 5 key tips on crowdfunding... (Continued...)
Read the rest of Melinda's five tips: Five Essential Crowdfunding Success Tips.