Crowd Valley Crowdfunding can be defined as “an open call, essentially through the Internet, for the provision of financial resources either in form of donation or in exchange for some form of reward and/or voting rights in order to support initiatives for specific purposes”. … A Rapid Growth In a Small Niche 2013 has been a great year for crowdfunding: several new actors entered the market, introducing this new financing method in many different sectors; an increasing number of governments started to take into account the new phenomenon and, last but not least, early rumors say that the overall market’s… “You always think it is impossible until it is done” Nelson Mandela Unless we take action on climate change future generations will be “roasted, toasted, fried and grilled” as Christine Lagarde, acting president of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has put it. Scientists are telling us that we need to leave the vast majority of…
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I've been looking at Crowdfunding resources online over the last few days and I have a few thoughts in my head in response to some articles that I wanted to just get written down before they get lost for good. The thoughts below aren't fully realised - the purpose of writing them down at this stage is just so that I open them up as ideas for later consideration and so that they exist in written form so I don't forget them. Once you've had a read please feel free to comment. Following an excellent and informative lecture/seminar/presentation from the co-founder of the crowdfunding platform/portal IndieGoGo, Slava Rubin, at the SheffDocFest Convergence Catalyst conference (phew) in December I stumbled upon a similar presentation by other co-founder Danae Ringelmann on Youtube: An investigation: Some thoughts
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Prepaid Crowdfunding – how it works with Credibles « Credibles by Slow Money – Prepaid Crowdfunding by Slow Money Pre-pay your favorite food businesses Credibles is a service offered by Slow Money , and powered by Clearbon , for crowd-funding small, sustainable food-related businesses. The re-payment of the funding is in-kind – edible credits, or . For customers, the crowdfunding supporters You’re a fan of a particular food business?
What is fundraising? Fundraising has been typically associated with the non-profit organizations; it is an act of collecting money for various non-profit organizations that serve different purposes and help the society. However, today, it has a new definition. Fundraising is not only limited for social services or causes. Even for business purposes, fundraising can be a great idea for the improvement and betterment of new business plans and functions. GoFundMe Clone | GoFundMe Script for Sale | GoFundMe Website Clone | Site Like GoFundMe | Script Like GoFundMe
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New York, NY (PRWEB) December 08, 2011 Last week, Adbacker, an extraordinary, new company was launched amidst a swarm market of crowdfunding platforms. The venture immediately attracted attention with its surprisingly simple idea that sets it apart from the rest in the crowdfunding world. In fact, it seems so effective that it could set new standards in crowdfunding and in online advertising simultaneously. The Innovative Platform Is Deemed as the Arrival of ‘Crowdfunding 2.0’ - Press Release - Digital Journal