The Crowdfund Academy is YOUR step-by-step video guide, walking you through EXACTLY how to crush your Kickstarter campaign.
The strategies and hacks covered in the detailed videos come from over 101 campaigner interviews, dozens of Kickstarter case studies and numerous crowdfunding clients to bring the most robust, actionable and proven strategies for crowdfunding success straight to you.
The Academy instantly provides you with a proven template and timeline to keep your campaign preparation on schedule and force you to hit deadlines and deliver on the all-important activities which help you make MORE money.
The high octane course begins 3 months prior to launching your Kickstarter and covers ANY and EVERYTHING you need to do before you hit that launch button.
The comprehensive course includes:
Enroll today if you're serious about starting something and want crowdfunding to be your catapult to startup success. 101 campaigns and over $15 million in funding later, this is your shortcut to startup crowdfunding success.
Here's just some of the INCREDIBLE crowdfunding interviews the course is based off of:
Plus 29 other $100k+ Kickstarters, dozens of in-depth case studies and tons client work creating success.
Take action TODAY, it's YOUR turn.
We cover the basics of what the course will cover and how crowdfunding works in creating YOUR business success.
This views covers successfully setting campaign goals and strategies to use sales psychology to your advantage.
Breaking down the demographics and need-to-knows for both main platforms to set your startup up for success.
Detailed breakdown on the pros and cons of international crowdfunding and what inventors need to know.
This detailed module covers everything inventors need to know about effectively outsourcing parts of product and campaign development to more rapidly launch their crowdfunding campaign.
Understand backers, buyers and conversion rates to effectively go forward with your campaign.
In an interview with Martin Kallinstrom, the massively successful Memoto founder and startup adviser, this $550k Kickstarter success shares EXACTLY how he and his team prepared for their crowdfunding campaign and in-depth strategies to ensure success.
An overview of planning press outlets and media publications to dedicate time to pitching.
In this video we cover media value and which publications and blogs are worth pursuing in greater detail.
Strategies to find the relevant writers and individuals for whom you should pitch your product.
This module covers proven strategies for connecting and relationship building with journalists and press prelaunch to ensure better campaign exposure.
Proven press pitch strategies to get press releases and stories seen and covered by high level media.
This video goes through everything required for the social media success of your startup and to promote your crowdfunding campaign.
Walking through setting up and running profitable, targeted Facebook ads for prelaunch list building.
High value interview with SmartMat yoga tech founder Neyma Jahan on successfully raising $300k plus with Indiegogo and how to build a profitable business.
Key Crowdfunding Takeaways
Highly detailed analysis and breakdown of the fundamentals of campaign page success including exact, proven strategies to get more backers.
This video overviews the sales psychology of getting backers to buy and covers the difference between features and benefits in product pages and how to sell.
Powerful Kickstarter case study that breaks down the aspects of incredible storytelling in selling a crowdfunding campaign.
Everything you NEED to know to make the product perform on camera and showcase it to the world.
Your guide to compelling, enticing rewards and idea generation to get buyers excited.
How to use backer questions and comments to improve the sales strength of your campaign and eliminate headaches as a founder.
Crush your Kickstarter pitch video and hit off viral sharing with these proven techniques to perfect the video.
This module covers the gameification of crowdfunding and how to WIN with Kickstarter, specifically in using your network for rapid funding success.
Export all your contacts from LinkedIn and Gmail quickly and easily to rapidly build a prelaunch list.
Detailed walk-through of exporting all your Facebook friends to an email marketing platform for outreach.
Lengthy interview with a China based product sourcing agent detailing what inventors and entrepreneurs need to know when working with Chinese manufacturers and how to simplify process.
An in-depth look at the business and life challenges I personally faced when moving to China to get manufacturing done for Shido Stand.
Detailed analysis of business opportunities following crowdfunding and how to maximize momentum and build a sustainable business.
Kickstarter success interview with a founder whose taken an incredible product and building a nationwide, big box retail brand.
Three high tech Kickstarter campaigns and almost $1 MILLION in total funding...here's what you NEED to know.
Vince Ng's built an incredible product focused and branded business model launching multiple, mega successful Kickstarter campaigns. Learn how the entrepreneurial designer with 15 Kickstarters under his belt tackles powerful product launches.
Hey guys my name's Matt Ward and I'm a crowdfunding consultant, columnist, coach and hopefully the guy whose going to help you fund your dream.
I run Art of the Kickstart, the biggest and most robust resource for crowdfunding campaigner and product interviews online and work to help inventors and entrepreneurs build better businesses. I've interviewed over 100 crowdfunding campaign creators, case studied dozens more and consulted for clients creating incredible businesses.
Now my goal's to expand all that and help you fund your product, fund your business. Hopefully this course helps you take action and create something special. That's what crowdfunding's all about right?