Crowdfunding from Idea to Launch
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Do you have a really cool idea or a dream project - BUT just don't have the funds to make it happen?
Crowdfunding can be the solution to make it happen NOW.
People just like you have been raising hundreds of thousands of dollars on crowdfunding platforms around the world..
You may be asking yourself:
"How do people raise so much money?"
"How would I even start"
"How much time do I need to invest for an effective typical campaign take?"
You might have even tried it before and gave up being fed up with the process and options.
Whatever your reason, consider that crowdfunding can also do so much more than just raise the money to make your dream project come true.
Dive into the world of crowdfunding and master the latest tips and tricks on how to effectively prepare for, launch and manage your campaign.
Discover the secrets of crowdfunding success.
A lot of people…if you're read this far, you probably will soon, too!
Crowdfunders have typically included:
As well as… countless other every day people with great ideas for global and local markets, some stories are about personal passions and other about a smart, new business!
Let's take for example…Zubits….now this guy had a cool idea.
You know how shoe laces can get easily untied and be messy for kids and even for us adults?
Take for example, Zubits. The inventor had this bright idea to use, sporty looking, strong magnets to keep shoelaces securely connected. You can learn more by looking them up - but - suffice it to say that with a smart idea and a well executed crowdfunding campaign, this team far surpassed their fundraising goal by 1100% and found well over 7,000 backers on Kickstarter! The initial goal was roughly $30,000…he raised over $362,000! Imagine what you could do with your innovative idea!
Crowdfunding can also transform someone's destiny - like it did for amateur athlete, Maya. Her crowdfunding experience at sports crowdfunding platform Make-A-Champ for aspiring young athletes like Maya, has encouraged her to try out for the next PanAmerrican games. Or, the story of Cara - a girl who was bullied in school and had no direction…till she discovered her strengths in kickboxing. Crowdfunding has already helped her win three medals.
And you don't necessarily need to be targeting a global market place. Local focused ideas can be crowdfunded, too. Want to start a restaurant, café, juice bar, a vegan bakery or a hip brewery in your city? Ideas like these are a great fit for crowdfunding campaigns. You'd already be connecting with the customers you'd want to come to your venue. They’d already be fully hyped about your idea and its launch! Well known bistros like Colonie in Brookly once started off as a crowdfunding campaign. And to this day, it's been a huge success.
The stories are endless...you get the idea...and more importantly, you HAVE a winning idea, so let's move on to how you can get your idea to market. And now is a great time to do it.
Because the market's been expanding exponentially as THE most effective, time efficient way to launch an idea - even if you have no money!
Did you know that the crowdfunding market has grown from 2 to 5 billion dollars in the last few years. The momentum building, proven success stories have gained the confidence of investors... and now - more than ever- is the time to launch your campaign.
This can change your life!
In this course, we'll cover the best tips and tricks of how to crowdfund to get your projects launched from beginning to end. You'll learn quick easy steps in our snappy, dynamic videos. You'll master the art of crowdfunding by learning:
At the end of each lecture, you'll find a short quiz to test your knowledge. And if you like to study in groups, our discussion forum enables you to exchange ideas with other crowdfunding students. Who knows, you might even find opportunities to work together, collaborate, cross-market or spread the word for each other!
All you have to do is view the video – on your computer, your tablet, your mobile on the go - no matter which crowdfunding platform you want to us. Any where, any place!
By the end of our course, you'll be well equipped to kickstart, manage and raise the money to get your great project up and running fast!
So who's running this course? A world class crowdfunding expert who's advised companies, non-profit organizations and individuals to raise more than $1.5 million dollars in just the last couple of years alone. He regularly runs in person workshops and seminars at business centers and forums, but now you can learn from him from the comforts of your own home at your time and at your pace anywhere in the world.
His students learned key TO DO's and ABSOLUTE DON'T DO's to effectively raise the funds to propel their ideas forward. And so can you!
So whether you're brand new to the world of crowdfunding - or - been there, done it, hated it and want to learn to do it effectively - GET STARTED TODAY, sign up now and be THE ONE who made your dream project happen!
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|Section 1: Welcome|
My First LecturePreview
|Section 2: Welcome - Introduction to the Rise of Crowdfunding|
Rise of crowdfundingPreview
Let's see how you did...
|Section 3: Who Should Consider Crowdfunding & When|
Who should consider crowdfunding and when
Are you ready for your campaign?
|Section 4: Five Advantages Beyond Raising Money|
Five Advantages beyond raising money
Optimize your crowd-funding benefits
|Section 5: Unforeseen risks|
Learn about your responsibilities
|Section 6: Time Commitment|
|Quiz 5||3 questions|
How much time should you allocate to a pre-campaign?
|Section 7: Selecting the Right Crowdfunding Platform for Your Project|
Selecting the right crowdfunding platform
Pick the right platform to match your needs
|Section 8: Clearly Identify Your Target Strategy|
Clearly identify your target strategy
Attract and keep your supporters
|Section 9: Building Your Team|
Building your team
Who to hire first
|Section 10: Mapping the key opinion leader|
Mapping the key opinion leader
Reveal and follow the key opinion leaders
|Section 11: Your Social Power|
Your social power
How to increase your social media power
|Section 12: Advanced: Product|
Get Viewers to Fall in Love with You
|Section 13: Advanced: Pitch|
Write a winning pitch
|Section 14: Advanced: Rewards and Perks|
Advanced: Rewards and Perks
Reward Your Supporters
|Section 15: Advanced: Video|
Create a snappy, effective video
|Section 16: Advanced: Goal and Timeframe|
Advanced: Goal and Timeframe
Goals and Timeframes Under Scrutiny
|Section 17: Advanced: Marketing plan|
Advanced: Marketing plan
|Section 18: Advanced: Crowdfunding PR|
Advanced: Crowdfunding PR
Crowdfunding PR step-by-stepPreview
|Section 19: Advanced: One week before launch|
Advanced: One week before launch
Advanced: One week before launch
|Section 20: Advanced: The launch day|
Advanced: The launch day
Advanced: One week before launch
|Section 21: Advanced: The U curve|
Advanced: The U curve
Advanced: The U Curve
|Section 22: Advanced: The Final sprint|
Advanced: The Final Sprint
Advanced: The Final Spring
|Section 23: Conclusion: You've Done It, Now What?|
Heri Rakotomalala is an engineer and entrepreneur who believes crowdfunding is going to disrupt the investment world in technology ventures, art and film-making. In the past 5 years, he has co-founded and advised many technology startups, and brings both business skills and a strong technical foundation to SeedingFactory. Heri is also passionate in photography and cinema, and has directed and produced successful crowdfunding videos, with his strong visual skills and creative talent. Parallel to his entrepreunarial endeavours, Heri is the champion of the Montreal startup community, and contributes by organizing Montréal's biggest startup events.