A Musicianʼs Mini-Guide to Crowdfunding - What Platform Is Right For You?
March 26, 2013
IndieAmbassador.com in Crowdfunding, Kickstarter

This article previously appeared on the Presskit.to Blog.

Written by Jem Bahaijoub

2012 was the year crowdfunding went mainstream. The success of Amanda Palmerʼs Kickstarter campaign threw the alternative fanfunding model into the limelight, and now most musicians are turning to their fans and friends for financial support pre-release. But what is the best crowdfunding platform for you? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each platform? Hereʼs a helpful chart outlining the key features of four of the top crowdfunding platforms out there.

Click the image below for a larger version of the chart!



Jem Bahaijoub is the founder of imaginePR, a music marketing company based in Washington DC. Connect with her on Twitter and Facebook.

Presskit.to is a simple yet powerful portfolio web app designed to enhance communication within the professional music & entertainment industries. Capable of delivering curated & protected content to any internet connected device with a single URL, Presskit.to makes it easy for you to pitch a concise message to anyone capable of advancing your career.

Article originally appeared on Music Think Tank (http://www.musicthinktank.com/).
See website for complete article licensing information.