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Charity Crowdfunding Platform Profits By Helping Others

If charity begins at home, GoFundMe is a great example of that. With over $3 billion raised from more than 25 million donors since it started in 2010, quick and dirty math suggests that its owners have pulled in more … Continue reading

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UK Crowdfunding Portal Reports Results

Seedrs, a United Kingdom equity crowdfunding web portal, has issued a report on 253 equity crowdfunding deals financed by the platform since July 2012. Some results show a market-wide internal rate of return of 14.4%, with the best performers being: … Continue reading

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Kodak Teams With Kickstarter to Kick Start Dying Film Biz

In an effort to keep its dying film stock business alive, Kodak has teamed with Kickstarter to provide film makers with free film stock based on the amount of money raised on the web portal for their picture. A director … Continue reading

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Newspaper Crowdfunds With Startup To Publish

The respected newspaper The San Francisco Chronicle is starting a crowdfunding campaign with a journalism startup The Beacon to raise $15,000 by October 16 so that they can collaborate on a multimedia project on issues surrounding immigration and the Bay … Continue reading

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SEC OKs Use of Twitter

A registrant may make a public announcement about its offering, provided that it complies with the requirements of the contents of the announcement under Rule 134 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. However, Twitter and other social media … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Filmmakers Seminar

IFP’s Made In NY Media Center and the web portal Indiegogo are hosting a seminar on crowdfunding for filmmakers on June 29, 2015, 6:30 to 9 PM EDT at 30 John Street, Brooklyn, New York, 11201; (718) 729-6677; community@nymediacenter.com. Register online, get a 10% … Continue reading

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Crowdfunded Films Now Have Distribution Available

Filmmakers who crowdfund the financing for their films on Seed&Spark, now have a theatrical, VOD and digital distribution outlet. Seed & Spark has pacted with Verizon, Emerging Pictures and Quiver to place a film that has garnered a $3,000 marketing … Continue reading

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