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How to PledgeMe

Obviously, we often get asked for tips on how to crowdfund well – so, we dusted off our old guide recently and created this extended version guide (thanks Lewis!). Here’s our advice on the three P’s: Planning, Pitching, and Promoting. […]

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How We Raised $2,000+ For Local Film

I was out in the twitter-sphere, and saw a comment about PledgeMe and film, which was linked to an AWESOME blog post. So being my normal content hungry self, I asked if I could re-blog it, and thankfully @lewisbostock said […]

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Tip #3 – Make the best video EVER

“Asking people to give you money is like asking people to get into bed with you, and that’s weird if you don’t know them” is my favourite crowdfunding video line ever. Joceyln Towne’s kickstarter project for her debut film “I […]

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Mastering the webcam pitch

I’ve been really impressed recently by some of the articles on Screentime’s website, and Steve helpfully sent through a few tips for me to share with you dear readers. The article below is all about what you need to think […]

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Tip #1 – You need inspiring rewards

One driver of crowdfunding successfully is creating compelling rewards that relate to your project. People want to give you money, and these rewards should inspire them to open their wallets and help. These should be creative and quirky, but not […]

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Tip #4 – You need a team

Crowdfunding is all about tapping into your social networks. And, that is way easier when you have a team! Why? 1) You have an in built support network and cheer-leading squad 2) Your reach is doubled/tripled/quadrupled by the number of […]

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We heart you too Wanted FM

Our latest and greatest success has just passed the line and been funded. Dylan from Wanted FM has sent in his thoughts (and, the lovely photo above – we heart you too Dylan!): What did you like about pledgeme? I […]

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