Six strategies for crowdfunding success

Raising investment (be that crowdfunding or angel investment) is hard work. I liken it to running a marathon. Much of the hard work is actually done before the race day itself. So it is with crowdfunding. Before you put your crowdfunding pitch live, you need to do a lot of work behind the scenes to ensure success.

I was recently interviewed by “Let’s Talk Business” and shared with them my six strategies for crowdfunding success. You can listen to the interview (below) which is in two parts.

Hatty Fawcett explaining crowdfunding

Part one: The first three strategies for crowdfunding success

  • Tell a good story
  • Demonstrate traction
  • Surround yourself with good people

Part two: The remaining three stratagies – and one extra piece of advice

  • Forecast the future
  • Invest in your video
  • Prime the pump
  • You only have one chance to make a first impression – make it a good one by getting professional help