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June 5, 2014
Crowdfunding Industry

I have been teaching my “Introduction to Crowdfunding” class for the past half year. The class and presentation has evolved with feedback and questions from the audience. Currently the class in split into four sections:

What is Crowdfunding
Industry Stats
Describing the different types of crowdfunding types (Donation, Reward, Debt, Equity, and Royalty) and going over the top platforms in each type while covering major examples.
Tips on launching a successful campaign

As far as I know, I’m the only person teaching this kind of class. Most people in the industry focus on a particular type of funding like Reward or Equity. I cover the entire…

June 3, 2014
Learn-Find-Connect-Grow

We uploaded the recording of the Reward Based Crowdfunding: Everything You Need for Success! class that we hosted on Apr 1.  For the class we brought together some of the top reward crowdfunding experts in NYC together for the first time. We covered material about how to do research in the prefunding stage, creating a successful campaign with professional video, marketing it, and protecting the Intellectual Property.

 
Alex Feldman Introducing the Event

 

 
Our Speakers:
 
Helen Donnelly from Crowdfunding For All explains how to use their website to do campaign research.

Howard Sherman from CrowdFund Buzz offers advice on campaign marketing

Lucy Norris and Alden Peters from AlleyWire explain how…

May 12, 2014
CrowdsUnite Video

CrowdsUnite’s new homepage is up-and-running!  We’ve improved the homepage to help you easily find all crowdfunding resources available to you.  Our new interface still lets you browse all crowdfunding websites, learn about crowdfunding, connect with professionals and promote your campaign.

CrowdsUnite is more than just a crowdfunding review site.  We offer search, educational and promotional tools for crowdfunding.  We want everyone to know about all the available crowdfunding resources: whether you just want to learn about online funding in general, start a crowdfunding campaign, promote a campaign, read industry articles and news or meet others interested in crowdfunding.

Scroll through our new homepage and find learning…

May 2, 2014

 

This week CrowdsUnite participated in three crowdfunding events in New York City.

On Monday, April 28, CrowdsUnite held the Equity Based Crowdfunding Event in the Eisner Amper officer.  The event featured professionals from all aspects of equity based crowdfunding.  Alex Feldman, CEO & Founder of CrowdsUnite, introduced the basics of what is equity based crowdfunding.  Ben Aguilar from Cathedral Consulting Group LLC spoke about how to prepare your business for equity based crowdfunding.  Ameet Padte from SeedInvest shared his knowledge on equity crowdfunding and it’s growing potential.  Georgia Quinn from Seyfarth Shaw simplified the overly complicated legal field of equity based crowdfunding and how…

April 30, 2014
Crowdfunding Services

 

Find all the tools needed to start your own crowdfunding site here!  CrowdsUnite recently added a new list on our website for anyone seeking to launch a crowdfunding platform.  The Start Your Own Crowdfunding Site provides a complete list of all the crowdfunding sites to build your own crowdfunding platform along with a brief description of each website.

The Start Your Own Crowdfunding Site allows users to view all the websites to build a crowdfunding platform.  Users can sort the websites based on the type of funding they are seeking: whether it be equity crowdfunding, reward crowdfunding, donation crowdfunding, and more.  Users…