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Crowdfunding Marketing via Mobile

Crowdfunding Marketing via Mobile – The Next Big Thing in Crowdfunding Promotion Crowdfunding marketing via mobile was non-existent five years ago.  Heck, five years ago Instagram was virtually unheard of except for “only” few million users.  Nowadays, Instagram has become a colossus not just in the social media world but in the business world.  All […]

5 Elements of Crowdfunding Social Media Marketing Research

5 Elements of Crowdfunding Social Media Marketing Research Crowdfunding social media marketing research is an essential part of a well-formulated crowdfunding success strategy. This is especially true for first-time crowdfunders and small to medium sized businesses. Are you using social media to its fullest advantage? Do you have a well-developed social media marketing research plan […]

Equity Crowdfunding is Getting Crushed by Cryptocoin

Equity Crowdfunding is Getting Crushed by Cryptocoin. Here’s Why.  And How to Fight Back. Equity Crowdfunding is Getting Crushed by Cryptocoin. Why? Bitcoin.  Ethererum.  Litecoin.  Cryptocurrencies are giving investors fast and easy access to some of the sexiest gains in the history of finance.  Cryptocoin like Bitcoin is dominating every sector of the news.  Case […]

Cheap Crowdfunding Promotion

Cheap Crowdfunding Promotion – The Dirty Little Secret Cheap crowdfunding promotion is like a unicorn. Too many crowdfunders are searching for cheap crowdfunding promotion and they’re wasting their time. How do we know? We tried a crowdfunding market experiment over the past two months in which we did not publish pricing for crowdfunding promotion but, […]

Crowdfunding Publicity With Precision

Crowdfunding Publicity is an Art and a Science. This month proves it like never before. Crowdfunding publicity is never easy and this month is turning out to be the most challenging time on record. The September 2017 news cycle is the most chaotic I’ve ever seen. First there was Hurricane Harvey. Then Hurricane Irma. Then […]

Hitting a Crowdfunding Goal with a Network

Hitting a crowdfunding goal with a network – and only a network – is possible. Conventional wisdom dictates that hitting a crowdfunding goal happens through a convergence of multiple crowdfunding activities. Until now. See for yourself… What if I were I tell you a personal crowdfunding campaign raised over $50,000 in 12 days AND that […]

Crowdfunding Marketing Makes It Happen

Crowdfunding Marketing — The Wrong Way and the Right Way. Crowdfunding marketing is a crucial cornerstone to crowdfunding success. Without it, a crowdfunding project cannot hit its goal. With it, a startup can put itself on the map and raise a lot of money fast. What crowdfunders need to assimilate into their very souls is […]

Crowdfunding Promotion is Broken

Crowdfunding Promotion IS Broken. Don’t Doubt Me. A Tale of Non-Existent Offices and the Scam Artists That Use Them. When I saw this Tuft & Needle commercial for their life changing bedding the message was delivered. I loved the quote “When we saw that the bedding industry was broken, we wouldn’t rest until we’d fixed […]

Equity Crowdfunding Public Relations

Equity Crowdfunding Public Relations is the Clear Path to Investors. Equity crowdfunding promotion is done very differently than promoting a crowdfunding campaign that is rewards-based (vis a vis Kickstarter, Indiegogo, etc.) We do crowdfunding PR for both reward and equity crowdfunding campaigns so we fully understand the dynamics of each and the best crowdfunding promotion […]

Crowdfunding & Social Media

Crowdfunding & Social Media Beyond Twitter and Facebook. Planet earth knows all about Twitter and Facebook; hundreds of millions of people use them every day. Of course there’s all of the political flamewars, cute animal video clips, jokes yada yada yada. Many people promoting a crowdfunding campaign use Twitter and Facebook for crowdfunding promotion every […]

Crowdfunding the Gordon Ramsay Way

After three and a half years running Crowdfund Buzz I’ve come to one inescapable conclusion; crowdfunders fall into two categories.  The serious business professional intent on success and the amateur who has no idea what they’re doing.  What’s accelerated my own aging process and amplified my stress levels is that the first category of crowdfunder […]

Crowdfunding Success Case Study

Crowdfunding Success Opens Doors and Creates Opportunities And guess what? Crowdfunding success only happens with proper, prolonged and professional crowdfunding promotion. Here’s the proof. Today I woke up at around 5 AM – just another Manic Monday.  Client emails to Australia at 7 AM. Client call at 8 AM to Israel.  Then the gym and […]

Crowdfunding Marketing – Stop The Madness

This Just In – Crowdfunding Marketing is a Mad Waste of Money To regular readers of this crowdfunding blog it might seem I’m just repeating myself when it comes to my position on paying for crowdfunding marketing and the truth is – I am. Not intentionally, of course. It’s just that more and more news […]

Crowdfunding Advertising – Endgame Part 2

Paying for Crowdfunding Marketing? Ad Fraud Could Rob You Blind. After just reading this in the Wall Street Journal: Microsoft and Google Browsers Had High Ad Fraud Rate, Study Claims I was inspired to publish a follow up piece to Crowdfunding Advertising – Endgame. Read part 1 first then keep on reading. In part 1 […]

Advertising a Crowdfunding Campaign

Advertising a Crowdfunding Campaign on TV – A Cautionary Tale. I was a first-hand witness to crowdfunding history this morning. What is usually a lazy Sunday morning turned into a scramble-for-my-phone and record-something-fast moment. That’s because I saw the first-ever TV commercial advertising a crowdfunding campaign. Yes indeed friends and neighbors! I was a witness […]

10 Ways to Boost Crowdfunding Promotion

Crowdfunding Promotion Tips to Generate More Traffic As a client builds and plans their crowdfunding project they turn to us for guidance and suggestions to help their crowdfunding campaign be the best it can be before it launches. After a client’s crowdfunding campaign launches and we distribute their press release and ramp up the social […]

Crowdfunding Advertising – Endgame.

Advertising a Crowdfunding Campaign? Ad Blockers Are Running Interference. I fought off temptation to make this crowdfunding article nothing more than a list of links to articles about ad blockers and how they changed the game in Internet advertising. By extension this has a direct impact on anyone engaging in crowdfunding marketing. Thinking better of […]

Crowdfunding Marketing: The Success Catalyst

…”for a crowdfunding campaign to be truly successful, entrepreneurs must put effort into marketing it.” – John Boitnott, Inc. Magazine “Crowdfunding is not a “post it and forget it proposition.” Running a successful campaign requires a major time commitment in advance of, during and post campaign. It also requires that you be fearless in getting […]

Crowdfunding PR vs Advertising

The Showdown in Crowdfunding Promotion: Crowdfunding PR vs. Crowdfunding Advertising Welcome to the crowdfunding case study of the century! In this corner — crowdfunding advertising in the form of Facebook Ads, Google Ads and other forms of paid advertisement. And in this corner – crowdfunding publicity as applied through press releases, media outreach and social […]

Epic Crowdfunding PR is Not a Panacea

When Crowdfunding PR Can’t Prevail: A Crowdfunding Publicity Case Study First let’s turn to our handy dictionary for the definition of panacea… Panacea (noun) 1. a remedy for all disease or ills; cure-all. 2. an answer or solution for all problems or difficulties: For years I’ve been trying to educate anybody even remotely involved with […]