PODCAST EPISODE

How to run a successful crowdfunding campaign - with Jes Baily, Crowdfund 360

Bring Your Product Idea to Life

18-03-2022 • 1 hr 12 mins


Jes Bailey is the founder of Crowdfund 360 and helps organisations run successful crowdfunding campaigns so that they can bring their products to life and build their customer base with more ease. EPISODE NOTES **Please remember to rate and review the podcast - it really helps others to find it.** I’ve been asked to do an episode on crowdfunding for a while, as I know it is something many of you are interested in. Today I am pleased to welcome the perfect guest to share her expert knowledge about crowdfunding. Jes Bailey is the founder of Crowdfund 360 and helps organisations run successful crowdfunding campaigns so that they can bring their products to life and build their customer base with more ease. Jes explains the pros and cons of crowdfunding, what it is, how it works, which platforms to use and what you need to put together a successful crowdfunding campaign. There is a lot to explore, and Jes kindly shares a huge amount of information, advice and examples of how to create a crowdfunding campaign that's super successful. Listen in to hear Jes share: An introduction to herself and her business (02:10) What crowdfunding is (03:18) When you might consider crowdfunding as an option (04:27) The rewards you might offer when crowdfunding (13:25) Why the size of your crowd before you start matters so much (22:38) How to build your audience (30:57) Content to include on your crowdfunding page (36:53) How to choose which crowdfunding platform to use (42:16) Potential downsides of crowdfunding to be aware of (50:33) The highs of crowdfunding (56:26) Common misconceptions (58:15) How long the process takes (01:01:59) How Crowdfund 360 can help you (01:06:54) Her number one piece of advice for running a successful crowdfunding campaign (01:09:39) USEFUL RESOURCES: https://www.crowdfund-360.com/ (Crowdfund 360 Website) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPkCNoQ5-b0ujKEAyMuyQHA (Crowdfund 360 Youtube) https://www.instagram.com/jes_crowdfund360/ (Crowdfund 360 Instagram) https://twitter.com/crowdfund360 (Crowdfund 360 Twitter) https://www.linkedin.com/in/jesbailey/ (Jes Bailey LinkedIn) https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/ (Crowdfunder) https://www.indiegogo.com/ (Indiegogo) https://www.kickstarter.com/ (Kickstarter) https://vickiweinberg.com/captivate-podcast/how-to-protect-your-product-ideas-with-mandy-haberman/ (Podcast Episode - How To Protect Your Protect Ideas with Mandy Haberman) LET’S CONNECT https://www.facebook.com/groups/productcreatorsclub (Join my free Facebook group for product makers and creators) https://www.instagram.com/vickiweinberguk/ (Find me on Instagram) http://www.vickiweinberg.com (Work with me)  Mentioned in this episode: Get your FREE Amazon checklist to help you get started Get your FREE Amazon checklist to help you get started selling on Amazon: https://mailchi.mp/72c24952cf50/amazon_checklist https://bring-your-product-idea.captivate.fm/amazon-checklist (Get your free selling on Amazon checklist)