What do you have in common with filmmakers, musicians, artists, and activists? It might not seem apparent on the surface but if you’ve considered crowdfunding for your website development project, you’re in good company!
Crowdfunding, that practice of raising funds for a project or venture by having many small donations from a large group of people via the internet, has taken off in recent years and increased in popularity thanks to pages like GoFundMe.com. While GoFundMe is great if you’re an individual raising money for medical treatments or a vacation, it takes something a little more to garner the funds needed for a web development project.
Read on to learn about the history of crowdfunding, take a look at some recent trends and learn how this “low barrier to entry” process can help get your next project off the ground.