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Jumpstarter Project Promotion

While an exceptional project can find outpourings of support from all over the web, much of your support may still come from people who already know your work: your fans, friends, and community. Read on for tips on spreading the word about your idea, and getting people as excited about the project as you are.

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5 Ways Small Business Can Use Rewards-Based Crowdfunding

Small Businesses face many struggles in getting additional financing, attracting new donors and bringing attention to their causes. It’s become challenging to stand out from the crowd and build new relationships with people, who are able to keep supporting your Project.

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Types of Business Costs – to help with Cash Flow Projections

This article serves to simply help you to categorise business costs that you will come across in your business plan cash flow projection or forecast.

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What to Do Before You Launch Your Jumpstarter Campaign

You have this amazing idea for a new product/service and you realize that unfortunately for you to get this cool new project out to the world you are going to require some form of funding. So what do you do?  You register on a crowdfunding platform (Jumpstarter) and tell all your friends about it and ask them to share it with their friends as well.  Continue reading

10 DIY Crowdfunding Tools For a Successful Campaign

In addition to crowdfunding tools related to fulfillment, we’ve included tools to manage press outreach, simplify social media engagement, and make your visual assets the very best that they can be.

Let’s go make your crowdfunding campaign a success.

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How will crowdfunding look on my balance sheet?

So you are considering crowdfunding to raise your capital? While this is important, what is even more important is knowing how your decision is going to affect your financial statements.

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Top 10 Lessons To Crowdfund Successfully

Jumpstarter, being a registered Non-profit organisation, is here to help and share our insights / knowledge with others on the key takeaways and actionable lessons we discovered, which should be used for your next crowdfunding project and general marketing efforts online!  Continue reading

What is Seed Funding?

You may have heard the word “seed funding” being used in the context of startups. But what on earth does it mean? And why do you need it? Seed funding refers to the initial funding required for a start-up.

This is the money that you need to raise at the very beginning, before anything has really started. If your business idea is to develop an app, the seed funding would be required to lay the foundations for creating the app.

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Accountability on Jumpstarter

When a Jumpstarter campaign fails, does anyone get their money back?” We would like to answer the question to what would happen if a Jumpstarter project failed to follow through on its promises. This raises a number of questions about accountability on Jumpstarter, and we want to talk directly about it.

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