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  1. 1. 17 Crowdfunding Websites
  2. 2. Market size for crowdfunding is anticipated to reach $500 million by the end of 2012,with growth fueled by anticipation of the JOBS Act taking force in January 2013.• Accurately assess demand• Generate engagement prior to launch• Create brand advocates who assist on-going development• Invite strategic partnership and acquisition opportunities• Lower costs and, in turn, mitigate riskThis growth is due to crowdfunding’s ability to:Source:http://www.crowdsourcing.org/editorial/five-reasons-why-crowdfunding-is-making-market-research-obsolete/19870www.fpov.com
  3. 3. spot.us is a funding platform. It brings citizens, journalists, and news publisherstogether in an online marketplace based on crowdsourcing and crowdfundingmethods and principles. Users can submit story tips, and journalists pitch their storyideas for funding.www.fpov.com
  4. 4. Cofolio is a web platform that allows small businesses to efficiently raise moneyfrom their local community. Its crowdfunding process helps businesses to efficientlywiden their potential investor base and connect with individuals in their communityand existing network who are interested in local investment opportunities.www.fpov.com
  5. 5. WeFunder is a crowd investing platform for startups. It helps crowd investorspurchase stock for as little as $100 in the most promising new businesses around thecountry. It helps startups raise funds from their most passionate users who provideproduct feedback, marketing evangelism, and business connections.www.fpov.com
  6. 6. Microplace is a Paypal-owned company that aims to help alleviate global povertyby enabling everyday people to make investments that help the world’s workingpoor. It focuses on microfinance loans sent via the internet, utilizing PayPal, allowingusers to choose specific lending clients and businesses and loan them money over adesignated period of time.www.fpov.com
  7. 7. Kickstarter is a funding platform for creative projects. Everything from films,games, and music to art, design, and technology. Kickstarter is full of ambitious,innovative, and imaginative projects that are brought to life through the directsupport of others. If people like the project, they can pledge money to make ithappen.www.fpov.com
  8. 8. quirky is a social product development company. It makes invention accessibleby bringing product ideas to life with the help of an online community at quirky.com.Quirky engages participants to collaborate in every aspect of product creation - fromideation, design, naming, manufacturing, marketing, right on through to sales.www.fpov.com
  9. 9. IndieGoGo, is the leading global platform for crowdfunding - empoweringanyone, anywhere, to raise money for for all types of campaigns. Indiegogo helps tospread the word about the campaign with a unique algorithm - the gogofactor.www.fpov.com
  10. 10. Crowdrise is a online fundraising Site for Charity. Fundraise online for eventfundraisers and charity fundraising campaigns using online fundraising pages andeasy fundraising ideas. It allows you to support charities and volunteer organizationsby voting for their projects on the site, donating money, or helping them fundraise.www.fpov.com
  11. 11. Firstgiving is the leading online fundraising platform which is dedicated to thepurpose of empowering passionate nonprofit supporters to raise more money thanthey ever thought possible for the causes they care about. It allows nonprofits andtheir supporters to meet and exceed their goals of raising money for importantcauses.www.fpov.com
  12. 12. DonorsChoose is an online charity that makes it easy to help students in needthrough school donations. Donors can browse project requests and give any amountto the one that inspires. Almost 7,000 donors have reached 45,000 students throughfunding over 1,000 projects on DonorsChoose.www.fpov.com
  13. 13. ioby connects donors and volunteers to environmental projects in theirneighborhoods to inspire new environmental knowledge and action in New York City.ioby builds an untapped funding source and by directing it to decentralized,community-based environmental projects, ioby supports communities with a largershare of environmental problems and fewer resources to confront them.www.fpov.com
  14. 14. NewJelly is a website that funds your creativity. This site helps the funding of allkinds of creative projects - be it art, food, technology, film, music or design. Sharethe project with your friend via Twitter, Facebook and other communities to spreadthe word.www.fpov.com
  15. 15. RocketHub is an online crowdfunding platform. It helps artists, scientists,musicians, entrepreneurs, photographers and social leaders to post fundraisingcampaigns to raise funds. Make a financial contribution to a RocketHub project, votefor a LaunchPad Opportunity submission or spread the word to friends via email,Facebook, Twitter, your blog, etc.www.fpov.com
  16. 16. GoFundMe is a do-it-yourself online fundraising service for medical expenses,volunteer trips, sports and more. It allows users to create their online donation page,share it with friends and family through Facebook, Twitter and email, and begincollecting money online.www.fpov.com
  17. 17. Peerbackers is a crowdfunding platform that allows individuals to directly financeentrepreneurs by contributing small amounts of capital in exchange for tangiblerewards. This new way of fundraising democratizes the funding process allowing allpersons, even those with very little to give, to show their support.www.fpov.com
  18. 18. Funding Circle is an online marketplace to help businesses find low cost loansquickly and investors get better returns. Savers earn great returns and borrowersget low cost business loans through Funding Circles online peer to peer lendingmarketplace.www.fpov.com
  19. 19. ChipIn allows anyone to collect money for a personal cause, group purchase, orfundraiser using their own custom ChipIn page. It enables users to organize grouppayments and fundraisers (“ChipIns”) in a quick, easy, and secure way. It providespowerful fundraising widgets that can be embedded in social media.www.fpov.com
  20. 20. Teaching Technologyto the Non-Technology Leader.Technology never stops evolving and we never stop following it. Led byinternational technology speaker Scott Klososky, we’re a teamrelentlessly focused on capturing and translating ways organizations canuse technology to win markets, adapt cultures, and remain ahead of thecurve for years to come. From public and private workshop tracks to full-scale organizational technology assessments and digital outreachblueprint strategies, we’ve got enterprise technology growth covered.Take a closer look at:www.fpov.com(405) 359-3910info@fpov.comvision you can use