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Financial contributions from online investors, sponsors or donors to fund for-profit or non-profit initiatives or enterprises. Crowdfunding is an approach to raising capital for new projects and businesses by soliciting contributions from a large number of stakeholders following three types of crowdfunding models: (1) Donations, Philanthropy and Sponsorship where there is no expected financial return, (2) Lending and (3) Investment in exchange for equity, profit or revenue sharing.

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PWC & ULI Publish Report on Emerging Trends in Real Estate: Read more on CrowdFunding Beat
blog Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Crowdfunding real estate for both debt and equity is in its infancy today. CrowdFunding Lists, Data, Analytics, Research, Statistics, Reports, Infographic on Crowdfunding Beat

Philip ChenOct 22, 2014 07:23 pm GMT1532 views
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PWC & ULI Publish Report on Emerging Trends in Real Estate: Read more on CrowdFunding Beat
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Crowd Coffee: October 23
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this Crowd Coffee: sharing economy's organized workers; Texas Securities Board approves equity crowdfunding rules; Chaordix creates a crowdsourcing community for higher education; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgOct 23, 2014 09:09 am GMT524 views
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PWC & ULI Publish Report on Emerging Trends in Real Estate: Read more on CrowdFunding Beat
blog Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Crowdfunding real estate for both debt and equity is in its infancy today. CrowdFunding Lists, Data, Analytics, Research, Statistics, Reports, Infographic on Crowdfunding Beat

Philip ChenOct 22, 2014 07:23 pm GMT1532 views
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PWC & ULI Publish Report on Emerging Trends in Real Estate: Read more on CrowdFunding Beat
Folio Investing Aims to Change the Way People Invest In and Manage Private Securities
Crowdfunding

Folio Investing has a lofty goal: it wants to make the management of private securities as simple as public ones. If the company succeeds, it can have drastic effects on the private placement and the emerging equity crowdfunding industries by filling a number of clear needs.

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Anton RootOct 22, 2014 05:27 pm GMT946 views
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Crowdfunding Research Expert Dr. Richard Swart Joins InvestNextDoor Advisory Board
article Crowdfunding

“Peer-to-Business” crowdfunding platform InvestNextDoor has stated that Dr. Richard Swart, Director, Program for Innovation in Entrepreneurial & Social Finance at UC Berkeley’s Fung Institute...

Bret ConkinOct 22, 2014 04:45 pm GMT630 views
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Crowdfunding Research Expert Dr. Richard Swart Joins InvestNextDoor Advisory Board
How Crowdfinancing for Main Street Businesses Can Impact the Economy
Crowdfunding

Rob Misheloff, owner of Smarter Finance USA, a company that helps small business owners learn about the different options available to them for business financing, writes in to look at how peer-to-business financing can help small businesses to grow their operations and, if all goes well, hire more employees.

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Crowdsourcing.orgOct 22, 2014 04:35 pm GMT500 views
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Crowd Coffee: October 22
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

In this mid-week edition: JOBS Act lets hedge funds open up; hefty hoverboard raising cash on Kickstarter; Apple is crowdsourcing business listing to improve its Maps; taxing and regulating the sharing economy; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgOct 22, 2014 01:40 pm GMT404 views
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10 Wacky Kickstarter Projects That Succeeded
article Crowdfunding

For the past five years, Kickstarter has served as a space for people to test their ideas on everything from games, art, and design projects to films, gadgets, and technology inventions. The way...

Samuel BennettOct 22, 2014 12:17 pm GMT459 views
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10 Wacky Kickstarter Projects That Succeeded
Tilt Is on a Mission to Make Crowdfunding Free and Easy for Everyone
Crowdfunding

Tilt has a grand vision: it wants to be for crowdfunding what WordPress is for blogging. That is, the San Francisco-based company wants to make it simple and free for people to have a crowdfunding campaign up in minimal time, for anything they think is worth funding. The company has made a series of moves to put its ambitious goals well within reach; indeed, in multiple major ways, the company has already delivered.

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Anton RootOct 22, 2014 12:27 am GMT1457 views
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Infographic On Crowdlending for Small Businesses
blog Crowdfunding

A graphical summary of the pickle small business owners in the US are in between not being able to access bank funding and the often default alternative of extraordinarily high cost alternative...

Robert MisheloffOct 21, 2014 09:06 pm GMT465 views
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Infographic On Crowdlending for Small Businesses
Kickstarter Focus and the Dark Side of Success
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

A look at what happens when Kickstarter and crowdfunding campaigns become unexpectedly successful and how to deal with that.

Matt WardOct 21, 2014 03:31 pm GMT850 views
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Kickstarter Focus and the Dark Side of Success
The Massive Mistake of Productive Creativity
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

An analysis of entrepreneurial success when it comes to creative and productive efforts and how to maximize effective for crowdfunding and building businesses.

Matt WardOct 21, 2014 03:29 pm GMT925 views
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The Massive Mistake of Productive Creativity
Kickstarter vs Indiegogo and How to Decide for your Crowdfunding Campaign
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Overview of various crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter and Indiegogo to help crowdfunders and inventors succeed in building crowdfunded businesses.

Matt WardOct 21, 2014 03:26 pm GMT307 views
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Kickstarter vs Indiegogo and How to Decide for your Crowdfunding Campaign
Small Crowdfunding Wins for Colossal Kickstarter Results
blog Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Setting up sizable Kickstarter campaigns through smaller crowdfunding project previews. Building backer support and mailing lists for inventor success.

Matt WardOct 21, 2014 03:21 pm GMT318 views
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Small Crowdfunding Wins for Colossal Kickstarter Results
Are You a Failure or is it Just Your Idea: Overcoming Kickstarter Failures
article Crowdfunding, Open Innovation, Tools

How to know whether your crowdfundingn project has legs after an unsuccessful Kickstarter or Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign. Analyzing product market fit and future success of the business plan.

Matt WardOct 21, 2014 03:18 pm GMT2210 views
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Are You a Failure or is it Just Your Idea: Overcoming Kickstarter Failures
Phundee Featured Project - Fertile Ground
blog Crowdfunding

Here at Phundee, we are passionate about the projects on our site. That’s why every week we feature one project here on our blog, so you can get to know them as well as we do. This week we spoke...

Phundee.comOct 21, 2014 01:51 pm GMT364 views
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Phundee Featured Project - Fertile Ground
Measuring the Velocity of an Idea
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

How quickly do ideas in your organization go from discovery to reality? Do they go fast enough to keep people engaged?

Doug CollinsOct 21, 2014 12:10 pm GMT376 views
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Measuring the Velocity of an Idea
Crowd Coffee: October 21
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

In this Crowd Coffee: Maryland finalizes intrastate crowdfunding rules; why crowdfunding isn't as easy as you think; another company tries to make private jets shareable; Indian government runs a life-saving crowdsourcing campaign; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgOct 21, 2014 09:01 am GMT948 views
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Why is Kickstarter better than other crowdfunding platforms
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding

Kickstarter is the #1 rewards crowdfunding platform, both in terms of absolute amount raised, in terms of diversity and ambition of projects presented, as well as in terms of success rate. Compare...

Heri RakotomalalaOct 20, 2014 10:50 pm GMT1023 views
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Why is Kickstarter better than other crowdfunding platforms
MAKEACHAMP crowdfunding site Raising $50,000 for 200 college athletes
blog Crowdfunding, Tools

MAKEACHAMP is making it possible for 200 students from College André Laurendeau to reach their sports dreams. André Laurendeau and MAKEACHAMP are partnering for the first time to enable...

Heri RakotomalalaOct 20, 2014 10:08 pm GMT405 views
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MAKEACHAMP crowdfunding site Raising $50,000 for 200 college athletes
HIPGive
site Crowdfunding / Donations, Philanthropy and Sponsorship

HIPGive is a crowdfunding site for Latino communities across the U.S. and the Americas, leveraging technology to bring individuals, corporations and foundations together in order to mobilize Latino...

Andrea PerezOct 20, 2014 10:01 pm GMT254 views
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