Rewards

The Crack The Crowd blog provides tools, resources, industry news and best practices for rewards crowdfunding.

Virality and How to Create a Viral Video

Virality and How to Create a Viral Video "The key to virality is to create a feeling of unexpectedness in your viewers, potential customers, or investors. Virality cannot be guaranteed but people incorrectly assume that means it is not

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Eli Regalado’s 6 Steps to Influencer Success

Eli Regalado’s 6 Steps to Influencer Success "Getting influencers to work with you starts by showing them how you can help them. Everyone wants something, loves something, and fears something. Once you've established that, make it easy for influencers to

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Need Leads for your Crowdfunding Campaign? Start Social Prospecting

Need Leads for your Crowdfunding Campaign? Start Social Prospecting As a crowdfunder, there’s a good chance you already understand the importance of social media as part of your outreach efforts for a crowdfunding campaign. With more than one billion

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7 Reasons a Crowdfunding Agency Can Help You

What does a Crowdfunding Agency Do? The digital age we live in makes a variety of crowdfunding campaigns—and a range of platforms to support them—possible. It’s an exciting time to be alive, and it’s an even more exciting time to

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Crowdfunding for Your Startup? Don’t Ignore these Two Realities

Crowdfunding for Your Startup? Don't Ignore these Two Realities Every single day a plethora of startups kick off crowdfunding campaigns with big dreams of reaching their targets and scoring a big win for innovation. From entrepreneurs to artists, people have an

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Crowdfunding in 2016: Looking Back to Look Forward

Crowdfunding in 2016: Looking Back to Look Forward Crowdfunding in 2015 was not boring. In April, CNBC reported that real estate equity crowdfunding—a red hot sector that’s just getting hotter—hit $662 million in the first quarter of the year,

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‘Tis the Season: 5 Reasons I’m Thankful for Crowdfunding

‘Tis the Season: 5 Reasons I’m Thankful for Crowdfunding A typical day at Crack the Crowd is a full one and I wouldn’t have it any other way. My team and I work with truly great clients. The projects are

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Seven Steps to Nailing Your Brand Name (or Product) With Crowdsourcing

Seven Steps to Nailing Your Brand Name (or Product) With Crowdsourcing I often get the question: "how do you build a solid brand name?" Or, its cousin:"how do you build a good product name?" My three-word answer is: it is

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The Power of the Crowd is Tackling Child Trafficking

The Power of the Crowd is Tackling Child Trafficking Crack the Crowd's very own director of marketing, Gabi Barragan, is featured today in Goodcrowd.info, one of the best site's on the planet to read about how crowdfunding is doing

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4 Critical Elements For Marketing Your Crowdfunding Campaign

4 Critical Elements For Marketing Your Crowdfunding Campaign Last week, I spoke at StartFEST, Utah's largest grassroots startup festival, and I got to do two very cool things: hang out with some really smart people, and talk about the good and

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