Date of publication: 13 October, 2017 - 11:15
Author: Crowdfunding4Culture

Many individuals or organisations want to launch crowdfunding campaigns but do not know how to get started. For that reason, the crowdfunding4culture team has gathered and analysed 12 campaign launched by creatives and cultural organisations to act as examples for inspiring crowdfunders. 

Are you a creative or cultural organisation thinking of launching a crowdfunidng campaign or curious to know how others have made use of crowdfunding? Then these case studies are for you. 


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Date of publication: 30 July, 2017 - 12:30
Author: IDEA Consult, European Crowdfunding Network & Ecorys on behalf of DG EAC

Reshaping the crowd’s engagement in culture - Study

The impact of digitisation - lowering communication costs and outreach - as well as the cultural shift of people wanting to connect more meaningfully with things they do, has made crowdfunding an increasingly popular method of fundraising and community building. Crowdfunding has witnessed a significant increase in Europe in recent years. This...

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Date of publication: 9 July, 2017 - 12:15
Author: Joint research centre

The Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor is a new tool to monitor and assess the performance of 'Cultural and Creative Cities' in Europe vis-à-vis their peers using both quantitative and qualitative data.

The quantitative information is captured in 29 indicators relevant to nine dimensions reflecting three major facetsof the cultural, social and economic vitality of cities:

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Date of publication: 3 July, 2017 - 19:45
Author: Crucial Crowdfunding

CRUCIAL Crowdfunding is an ERASMUS+ supported project, designed to better inform all the different stakeholders who can potentially benefit from this innovative means of funding business ventures. The project will gather information on the current market conditions regarding the almost exponential growth of Crowdfunding.


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Date of publication: 1 May, 2017 - 11:15
Author: The Bookseller

After a receiving 16 rejections from traditional publishers, and still very much believing in the story, novelist Johnny Ruin, decided to try crowdfunding. The book funded in just nine days and is scheduled for release in Spring 2018.

Now, the author shares his experience with crowdfunding and provides tips and tricks on running a successful campaign. 

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Date of publication: 14 April, 2017 - 15:00

Crowdfunding is still underused possibility for people with great ideas. Nonprofits, companies and individuals can use crowdfunding to innovate and create new projects that will make the world a better place. That is the reason why social impact agency BRODOTO and Green Energy Cooperative started Crowdfunding Academy in Croatia. This educational program serves everyone who has a great idea, but lacks...

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Date of publication: 13 April, 2017 - 07:45
Author: QuickBooks

If you are looking for information on how to run your crowdfunding campaign, advice on how to get started in it, or even words of wisdom from previously successful campaigns, Intuit's QuickBooks has a collection of handy guides and resources to fit your needs.

Find information on all of these subjects as well as subjects you didn't know you wanted to know in this continuously growing resource. 

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Date of publication: 13 April, 2017 - 07:30

Presentation and analysis of successfully completed crowdfunding projects as best practice: what are the success factors, what are the learnings? 

The projects presented here are intended to exemplify the manifold application possibilities of crowdfunding and to provide inspiration for the design of a crowdfunding campaign of its own.

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Date of publication: 13 April, 2017 - 07:15

The Crowdfunding Compass

Many people still have basic confusion about crowdfunding. The crowdfunding compass of wants to give...

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Date of publication: 13 April, 2017 - 07:15

The Crowdfunding Information Portal has been providing information about crowdfunding since 2011. The aim of the information portal is to give interested persons an orientation and to create a transparent market overview. In doing so, informs independently, neutrally and comprehensively. 


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