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6 Free Ways to Direct YouTube Traffic to Your Crowdfunding Campaign. Get free crowdfunding traffic from YouTube Interestingly enough, many promising crowdfunding campaigns across all major platforms fail not because they don’t have a crowd, but because they do not know how to reach it effectively and actually drive traffic to their campaign pages. If your crowd is on YouTube then you have at least 6 great ways to utilize the power of the world’s biggest video platform and drive traffic from YouTube to your crowdfunding campaign without spending a penny. On YouTube, the obvious way to reach your audience is through video. Getting your crowd to watch your pitch video on YouTube is fine, but how do you get them to your campaign page where they can actually give you money? What options are there to reach your YouTube subscribers and generate traffic to your campaign, even if you’re on a zero dollar budget?

Read on… Tip 1: Export Your YouTube Subscribers to a Google+ Circle Create a top fan circle on your Google+ page Export YouTube subscribers to a Google+ Circle. 6 post que no te puedes perder para aplicar el storytelling a causas solidarias | Semántica Social. Desde hace tiempo vengo escribiendo consejos para que las ONGs e iniciativas emprendedores aprendan a utilizar el storytelling como herramienta de comunicación fundamental para sensibilizar, captar fondos y cibermovilizar.

Es una técnica de marketing fundamental aplicada por grandes marcas y por ONGs de gran prestigio que permite hacer llegar el mensaje de forma rápida y con gran efectividad. Tu ONG no puede quedarse rezagada, en la web no importa que tan grande o pequeña es tu entidad, lo que cuenta es la habilidad que tienes para desarrollar habilidades comunicativas. He reunido seis post que he publicado sobre la técnica del storytelling para todas aquellas ONGs que se inician en la comunicación online y que están conscientes de la importancia de actualizarse en el uso y manejo de herramientas de comunicación en la web y que te ayudarán a introducirte en dicha técnica para aplicarla en campañas de sensibilización y de captación de fondos. Storytelling transmedia para ONGs. 6 post que no te puedes perder para aplicar el storytelling a causas solidarias | Semántica Social. Crowdfunding Bible: Top Book on Crowd Funding, Kickstarter. Bootcamp/ Oct 23-25 2014 #GCCB2014 As we enter our 3rd year, #GCCB2014 has established itself as the premier global gathering of the world of crowdfunding.

Whether you're new to the concept of crowdfunding or have been doing it for years, this conference is for you. Whether you're into technology, fashion, music, games, real-estate, non profit, equity, peer to peer, books, food and so much more. #GCCB2014 is your one chance a year to learn and celebrate with the worlds industry leaders. Let's face it, the crowdfunding industry is exploding and we need some face time. #GCCB2014 will feature three straight days of inspirational and educational opportunities for everyone. A few of the many other highlights that make this convention stand out include: Join the largest gathering of crowdfunding industry thought leaders from across the world. Share this resource with your friends! Crowdfunding is now helping people raise billions of dollars annually to help their ideas come to life. We put together this manual from collecting years of data, speaking with dozens of campaigners, and tapping into our team’s crowdfunding know-how in order to empower our campaigners to make the most of their crowdfunding experiences and help them reach their goals.

Indiegogo is the largest global crowdfunding platform: No Application: Start whenever you’re ready! What % of a crowd will jump into a crowdfunding campaign? My goal is to build our audience to 100,000+ before have a Kickstarter campaign for Our Next Movie. Idea Analysis: Building a Great Crowdfunding Campaign - Part 2 - EntreCity - City of Entrepreneurial Learning and Sharing. Part 2: Pre-Launch As part of an ongoing series on Crowdfunding, this week, we take a look at the steps of launching a great Crowdfunding campaign, including pre-launch and post-launch strategies. Today we talk about the steps to take before you launch your campaign.

In Part 1, we introduced you to the concept of Crowdfunding and provided you with ways in which to analyse whether this form of fundraising would be the best fit for raising capital for your product or service. In Part 2, we look at preparing a crowdfunding campaign, if you decide that crowdfunding is indeed the way to go. The following 10 strategies should be borne in mind prior to the launch of your crowdfunding campaign.

The first five are general pre-launch strategies and the last five are marketing strategies that are an integral part of successful crowdfunding campaigns: Have A Clear Goal In Mind: You are pitching to investors and to customers. Want to Read the Rest of the CrowdFunding Series? 7 Consejos Social Media para tu proyecto Crowdfunding. Si emprendemos una campaña para conseguir financiación a través crowdfunding tenemos que hacernos con un “arsenal” de herramientas de comunicación para que el proyecto tenga la visibilidad y el apoyo que necesitamos. Como nuestro canal fundamental va a ser internet, podemos aprovechar tres recursos: nuestro propia web o blog, nuestra lista de correo y nuestros perfiles en redes sociales.

Si emprendemos una campaña para conseguir financiación a través crowdfunding tenemos que hacernos con un “arsenal” de herramientas de comunicación para que el proyecto tenga la visibilidad y el apoyo que necesitamos. Como nuestro canal fundamental va a ser internet, podemos aprovechar tres recursos: nuestro propia web o blog, nuestra lista de correo y nuestros perfiles en redes sociales. Derechos de foto de Fotolia 1. De nada nos sirve tener un perfil abierto en 10 redes sociales distintas si no sabemos la idiosincrasia de cada una de ellas. 2. No puedes lanzarte a lo loco a comunicar tu proyecto. 3. 4. WAX Science, a new way to fight stereotypes. WAX Science is a young French association created by Aude Bernheim and Flora Vincent, two students from AgroParisTech (Paris Institute of Technology for Life, Food and Environmental Science) and the CRI (Center for Research and Interdisciplinarity).

It aims at enhancing the image of science by breaking down stereotypes. To do so, a team composed mostly of volunteers was mobilized to develop a collaborative platform that launched just yesterday, May 15 th . Attractive visuals, some lively content, the promotion of its participants and a variety of formats are all important elements of this new approach to science, devoted to stimulating curiosity about science in young people. This article is a translation of “ WAX Science, une façon de lutter contre les stéréotypes ” by Timothée Froelich. Yesterday, May 15, 2013, the organization WAX Science launched its platform , intended to raise awareness among youth about science, stripped of its stereotypes. To find out more: MyScienceWork. Wax Science. Members | OKF Open Science Working Group. Meet the Members The working group has nearly 400 mailing list members and many have chosen to be listed as official members here on the website. You can find a complete alphabetical list towards the bottom of the page.

Firstly, you can find out about the background and motivations of some our members through their mini-profiles below. If you would like to be added to the membership list or contribute a mini profile please get in touch with the Working Group Coordinator: Jenny Molloy ( Carl Boettiger What’s your background? I received my bachelor’s in physics from Princeton, currently I am PhD student at UC Davis, working on regime shifts in ecology & evolution. What got you interested in open science? Theorists aren’t often taught to to keep lab notebooks. In your opinion, what is the most exciting thing that open science makes possible?

Science. Sridhar Gutam Matt Jones Working Group Coordinator: Jenny Molloy (

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Ciencia ciudadana. The dark side of crowdfunding. Storytelling for CrowdFunding. Industry Report | Massolution. 7 Strategies For Launching A Successful Crowdfunding Campaign. Get Creative! Ideas for Enhancing your Campaign. The $5.1 Billion Future Of Crowdfunding Is More Than Kickstarter | News, Information and References for CrowdfundingCrowdFund Beat. The concept of offering a few bucks to help out a project might have started to help your friend’s new album, but new numbers show it’s growing rapidly–and turning into a legitimate form of investment. Crowdfunding is booming.

More than 1 million campaigns across 308 platforms raised $2.7 billion last year, an increase of 81% on 2011. And that volume is set to almost double in 2013, to $5.1 billion, according to a new report. But, if you thought the future of crowdfunding was all about dinky video game pitches, and cheerful perks on Kickstarter, you’d be missing something. Going forward, crowdfunding is likely to take on many forms, be more geographically-diverse, and, for better and worse, look more like big-time investing.

Massolution, which specializes in crowdfunding research, says volumes in North America grew 105% last year, to $1.6 billion, and in Europe by 65%, to $945 million. Up to now, the biggest category of campaigns has been “social causes.” Source: Co.Exsist – Ben Schiller. From SIS to Sfor and withS.pdf?attachauth=ANoY7crsLOjglrpGJQIONYqrZiLs7q4olrDwT5fVphu2U6mk3mcKrX1plLljbOccT1i11N_BBwkGqyYrCpZIOCi9JiMKKWW9FoPqN_81ptbjl0Uh2EoiFrjyQnuhdyNsIVD4x. Obrint la Ciència: Documentació i materials. En aquesta pàgina es publiquen els materials i les referències bibliogràfiques importants per a la realització i seguiment del curs en cadascuna de les seus.

Tanmateix, incloem a continuació l'informe final del curs:Informe final d'Obrint la Ciència 2013.Fent ús dels comentaris de la pàgina podeu participar i aportar tota aquella bibliografia que us sembli interessant! Documents: El dinero está en Europa (Cinco Días). Artículo sobre Horizon 2020 y financiación de proyectos.

Enllaços: Bunders and Regeer (2009): Knowledge Co-creation. Community Based Research Canada: A network of people and organizations engaged in Community-Based Research to meet the needs of people and communities.Curso Investigación científica 2.0.1: procesos clave en una sociedad digital. Raising Money Through Crowdfunding? Consider These Best Practices for Success. Fundraising by getting small donations of money from a large group of people, what’s called crowdfunding, is a very different animal than getting access to capital at a bank: your story matters more than your credit score.

To be successful in a crowdfund, remember who your audience is and cater to it. Basic financial needs, like paying off debt, may be critical for your business, but “they just don’t excite a potential investor,” says Natalia Oberti Noguera, the founder of the Pipeline Fellowship, a New York City-based training program for teaching women philanthropists about angel investing. To get resources for your business, whether money or mentorship, tailor your request to the skills and interests of the person you are asking, says Oberti Noguera, who spoke at the conference. Related: Crowd-funding Platform Connects Entrepreneurs With Consumer-Product Giants 1. 2.

Related: Shaping Crowdfunding 2.0 3. 4. 5. Related: Equity Crowdfunding Rules Stalled at SEC. How to CF | A Creative Fool. Firs, here are the presentations I give to whom ever is inviting me: 1. My own shortlist 2. A step by step method 3. Structures of CF trailers You are welcome to contact me, and I’ll tell you all about it Meanwhile, I have tried to put it all in words: Lately I was lucky enough to lead a successful crowdfunding campaign for open codeproject for liberating government data.

Defining the category of the project: does it touch the HEART, and try to support/help an important goal, or is it directed towards the MIND, and invites the supporter to invest something that will be worth his while personally in the end. Outlining the project: a construction with a beginning and an end. Trailer: It is rumored that projects with trailer have a double or triple chance to reach their goal. Decision on the goal of the amount to be raised: the meeting point between your real needs and the amount successfully raised in comparable projects.

Levels of support: two important points in this aspect: 1. 2. Like this: