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The Crowdfunding Secrets of 7 Successful Entrepreneurs

Equity crowdfunding can be daunting and complicated. At IdeaSquares we help entrepreneurs to get fully-funded on Crowdcube via our programme, Crowd10. We asked some of the stars of Crowd10 to share … Continue reading

March 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Importance of your Crowdfunding Hit List

Crowdfunding campaigns that have very quick initial momentum are often caused by lots of hard work from the team prior to the campaign launch. Take Oppo Ice Cream for example, … Continue reading

March 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

How to Boost Your Crowdfunding Campaign on Social Media

When it comes to crowdfunding, social media is essential. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other platforms are free to sign up to and are great tools for spreading positive word of … Continue reading

September 21, 2015 · 2 Comments

How to Make the Perfect Crowdfunding Video

There’s no doubt about it: a brilliant video pitch can set your crowdfunding profile apart. The difference it could make is huge. On Kickstarter, projects with videos are 20% more … Continue reading

September 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Crowdfunding: Don’t Assume that Your ‘Crowd’ Gives a Sh*t

Kirsty Ranger, Founder and CEO of IdeaSquares, writes about two crowdfunding mistakes people make all too often… I’ve supported companies in raising hundreds of thousands of pounds for their startups via … Continue reading

August 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Meet Alan and Marek, Founders of weBounty

It all began with two men sat at a kitchen table. Marek Belski and Alan Davis were talking about various potential ideas for businesses, when the topic turned to Kickstarter. … Continue reading

June 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

IdeaSquares founder Kirsty on How to Make Your Equity-Crowdfunding Round a Success

 In the last five years, equity crowdfunding has become an increasingly common way of raising capital for businesses. Whilst traditional fundraising methods can be complicated and time-consuming, equity crowdfunding on … Continue reading

May 15, 2015 · 5 Comments