San Francisco Small Business Week 2016 has ended
Thursday, May 26 • 9:00am - 10:30am
Crowdfunding Marketing Basics

Crowdfunding Marketing Basics
Session 1: 9:00am - 10:30am
Category: Marketing

Need funding to bring your project or product idea to life? Thinking of using one of the crowdfunding options now available online? This program will give you a high-level overview of the crowdfunding process and how to market your product or project in order to raise funds. You will learn the basics of crowdfunding, so you can determine whether this process is a fit for your product/project, how to determine if your product/project idea qualifies for crowdfunding in order to make the best use of your time and effort, what promotional components are used to tell both your story and the story of your product/project for crowdfunding, why you need to choose the most relevant social media tools to ensure you reach your prospective backers, and what next steps you can take to learn more about running a successful crowdfunding campaign.

All programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested at least 2 weeks in advance. For more information, contact info@sfsmallbusinessweek.com.

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Cheryl Downing

Cheryl Downing & Associates
Cheryl Downing is a marketing and crowdfunding consultant. She advises and coaches startups, product developers and inventors on how to grow their businesses quickly, specializing in raising money through crowdfunding. The early part of her career was in corporate software product... Read More →

Thursday May 26, 2016 9:00am - 10:30am
City College, North Beach/Chinatown Campus 808 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94108