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Campaign Highlight: An Hour of Code for Every Student

Every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science. That’s what Code.org—a Seattle-based nonprofit set up to encourage computer-science education says, and they’ve launched the Hour of Code for Every Student campaign, to help make it happen. The campaigners, led by Code.org founder and chief executive Hadi Partovi aim to raise … read more

Indiegogo Insight: Campaigns That Have 4 or More Links Raise 103% More Money

Campaigns that have 4 or more external links on their campaign raise 103% more money than those who don’t.   The takeaway: If you have a personal website, Facebook page, Twitter feed, or YouTube channel, put the link on your campaign. Complimenting your campaign page with external online assets builds credibility, and enables you to … read more

Five Things I Learned About Crowd Funding for A Small Business

(Originally Posted to Markets of New York City) This past weekend, my first foray into the world of crowd funding came to a happy, successful conclusion. Posting my project on IndieGoGo.com, I managed not only to meet, but to exceed the target funding goal for my project to add high quality videos to my website. … read more