This week on Art of the Kickstart, we spoke with Ariel Hyatt, author of the book Crowdstart: The Ultimate Guide to a Powerful and Profitable Crowdfunding Campaign. Tune in to learn more about how to launch a product through crowdfunding, how to build up your crowd, how to get PR coverage and much more.

Key Takeaways

  • How powerful crowdfunding can be for artists and musicians
  • How crowdfunding can help you understand your community
  • What kinds of hurdles to expect during a crowdfunding campaign
  • How much energy and effort you’ll need to put into your campaign
  • Where to begin if you want to crowdfund your idea
  • How to make your crowdfunding campaign newsworthy

Links

Connect with Ariel Hyatt

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