Founded in 2010, crowdsourcing.org, is a neutral professional association dedicated solely to crowdsourcing and crowdfunding. As one of the most influential and credible authorities in the crowdsourcing space, crowdsourcing.org is recognized worldwide for its intellectual capital, crowdsourcing and crowdfunding practice expertise and unbiased thought leadership.
Crowdsourcing.org's mission is to serve as an invaluable source of information to analysts, researchers, journalists, investors, business owners, crowdsourcing experts and participants in crowdsourcing and crowdfunding platforms.
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Crowdfunding offers both strategic and financial benefits for entrepreneurs. Interacting with potential customers and investors will give campaign managers insights into their target markets. The transparency and convenience of online crowdfunding attract venture capitalists, which helped the crowdfunding economy grow to $5.1 billion in 2013, according to Forbes.
One year ago, eYeka published its « State of Crowdsourcing in 2015 » trend report unveiling how creative crowdsourcing had been used by brands and agencies since the birth of the phenomenon in the mid-2000s.
The SEC regulations were written under duress from the JOBS Act, with advisors solely from the legal establishment and with the major focus on prohibitive measures rather than creative freedom like every other law previously, the warning signs for the future of the Industry are all there for the regulatory authorities to take heed of now and act quickly with HR 4855 to ensure that the historical mistakes of the financial industry are not repeated again and again for this promising new Industry.
In either a Reg D or Reg A offering, a real estate development company can offer to investors any form of securities that suits its goals. The strategy for the company is to structure the terms and conditions of the offering that are attractive to potential investors, and competitive with the offerings of other real estate development companies.
Crowdfunding success is a result of preparation and there are no short cuts. Launching prematurely continues to be the single biggest reason why projects on Kickstarter, Indiegogo & co fail. Many entrepreneurs skip important steps to crowdfunding success as they are anxious to get started and to raise that much needed capital.