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Crowdfunding Tips From Successful Social Impact Campaigns

Lisa Jones | January 30, 2013

From Kickstarter and IndieGoGo to Razoo and StartSomeGood,  it's been almost impossible to miss the rise of crowdfunding over the past few years. With so many success stories it can be tempting to conclude that if you build it, they (funders) will come. But that's not always the case.

Alex Budak, co-founder of StartSomeGood, knows the difference between a campaign that soars and one that sinks. View the recorded webinar or skim the slides to see his tips and tricks to get your project past the tipping point.  

And if you're ready to start raising those much-needed funds, head on over to and kick off your first campaign!