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Crowdfunding Platform at WebmaisterPro

Crowdfunding Platform at WebmaisterPro Avatar Posted by webmaisterpro under Raising Capital
From http://www.webmaisterpro.com 127 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on May 2, 2014 8:46 am
Crowdfunding for websites, blogs, social networks, IT projects and mobile application. New feature at WebmaisterPro. Read More
Obtaining business finance is hard enough, without having the additional burden of bad credit.
Many business people have bad credit from previous unsuccessful ventures.
We look at the options and suggest a few ways such an entrepreneur could still get the funding for his or her venture. Read More
As opposed to endless pages of text and charts, the business model canvas is much more interactive and creative. Especially around the boardroom, this method facilitates discussion and delves deeply into specific sections of a startup. The fact that it’s available online also means that the model i Read More
Profit margins in the construction industry range from 1%-5%. This is an excerpt from a special report I wrote for construction companies. If you are the owner of a construction company or property renovation firm, this article provides your best sources of working capital and expansion funding. (P Read More

Types of Loans Available through Debt Crowdfunding

Types of Loans Available through Debt Crowdfunding Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From http://www.crowdclan.com 132 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on April 24, 2014 4:02 pm
For those familiar only with rewards- and donation-based crowdfunding, the debt crowdfunding process may feel alien. Before listing on a portal, applicants must submit tons of financial and personal information for review. In order to even receive a quote or verify your project’s eligibility, porta Read More
If you follow me at all, you know that I am a huge proponent of bootstrapping your business if at all possible. While raising outside investment from a venture capitalist or an angel may be the glitziest way to go, it’s not right for the vast majority of businesses. Read More

Cities using Crowdfunding for Community Projects

Cities using Crowdfunding for Community Projects Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From http://www.crowdclan.com 132 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on April 24, 2014 8:06 am
Crowdfunding has become an extremely effective way of raising money for startups, but now even cities and communities are using it to fill a current funding gap. Budget cuts and slow decision making can often leave important programs and initiatives unfunded. With crowdfunding, the community can de Read More

Crowdfunding and Social Media

Crowdfunding and Social Media Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From http://www.crowdclan.com 142 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on April 22, 2014 10:11 pm
At this time, businesses use the terms social media and marketing synonymously. Social media has become an integral part of brand promotion, which is to say that crowdfunders must also engage with thriving channels like Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Pinterest, and YouTube. If you want your campaign Read More

How To Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign

How To Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From http://www.crowdclan.com 137 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on April 18, 2014 11:21 pm
A crowdfunding campaign requires the same amount of planning, marketing and promotion as any other successful business venture. As a successful crowdfunding campaign is often the launching pad for future success, it’s important that project creators know the importance of creating a marketing plan Read More

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