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Women Crowdfunding To Defend Against Harasser

There is a certain danger in the #metoo campaign of women accusing men of sexual assault and/or harassment. Solidarity Not Silence is a group of women in the UK who have accused a famous musician of just that. They are … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Lessons From Success

Chris Robley, a musician who crowdfunded his latest album, gives an honest assessment of what he would have done differently in his successful crowdfunding campaign, including: build in more time for the lead up to the campaign; don’t spend a … Continue reading

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Crowdfunded Film About Crowdfunding

The documentary film “Kickstarted” that was crowdfunded and is about crowdfunding on Kickstarter is now playing on Vimeo. After raising $87,000 for production costs, the filmmakers followed “a musician, a filmmaker and a pair of inventors as they pursue their … Continue reading

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Is There An Art To Crowdfunding?

The queen of crowdfunding continues to make a living off of asking people for money. Amanda Palmer, who raised over $1 million to fund her recent album, is now out with a book on how to ask people to give … Continue reading

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