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Grow your Network Through Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding market continue to grow rapidly in the last few years. According to WordSpy.com, the earliest recorded use of the word "crowdfunding" was by Michael Sullivan in August 2006, but actually the first crowdfunding project is in 1984 and it is related to Statue of Liberty. In 2013 Massolution released a report with some shocking data – crowdfunding market growth – 81% in 2012, total amount of money raised $2.7 billion wordwide. On the next year prediction the amount was nearly doubled - $5.1 billion. https://www.crowdsourcing.org/editorial/the-world-reacts-to-massolutions-crowdfunding-industry-report/25192 Nowadays, almost every niche is covered by crowdfunding platform and during March 2014 one of the leaders – Kickstarter reported $1 billion in pledge over by 5.7 million people to creative projects. https://www.kickstarter.com/1billion Most likely these numbers made somebody angry and there are changes in law, even Paypal made changes in their TOS related to crowdfunding campaigns, however most of these changes are related to equity based crowdfunding, so startup dream is still alive for many. From another angle changes definitely need to be done to stop fraud and protect contributors. Crowdfunding is not just about money! True, crowdfunding main goal is to raise money and fulfill a dream. However there are many side benefits...
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Crowdfunding Platform at WebmaisterPro

The latest feature at WebmaisterPro – international crowdfunding platform dedicated to creative web project, mobile applications, IT projects and software bug solving. If you are new to crowd funding (often spelled crowdfunding) or don't understand the term well, I will offer a clarification. This is a process in which individuals or companies pool money fund projects initiated by other people or organizations. Funding Model WebmaisterPro crowdfunding platform offer KiA option (Keep it All), which literally mean that we offer flexible funding campaigns. Even if your campaign doesn't reach the goal, the raised funds will be transferred to your Paypal or bank account. The options for campaigns are flexible – donations, non-commercial and equity crowdfunding. Why Crowdfunding at WebmaisterPro? Our platform isn't unique, interface is very similar with some of the top websites like IndieGogo and Kickstarter.The main difference is that WebmaisterPro Crowdfunding feature is dedicated to websites, mobile applications, software, creative web projects of any kind and social networks. Often (nearly 95%) of web projects at other crowdfunding websites remain invisible due to large number of non-web projects. That's the main reason, we've decided to allocate resources and build this platform. Dreams Depend on Money, Sometimes! Do you have website or...
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