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Funded Today’s co-founders Zach Smith & Thomas Alvord will teach YOU how to run a successful crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter and/or Indiegogo for free! Funded Today is the world’s most successful crowdfunding agency. Since mid-2014, it has served over 2,000 crowdfunding entrepreneurs worldwide with its consulting, creative, and/or marketing services, and helped hundreds of those clients to raise over $200,000,000 altogether for their crowfunding projects on Kickstarter and/or Indiegogo.

Funded Today’s co-founders Zach Smith & Thomas Alvord will teach YOU how to run a successful crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter and/or Indiegogo for free! Funded Today is the world’s most successful crowdfunding agency. Since mid-2014, it has served over 2,000 crowdfunding entrepreneurs worldwide with its consulting, creative, and/or marketing services, and helped hundreds of those clients to raise over $200,000,000 altogether for their crowfunding projects on Kickstarter and/or Indiegogo.
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Funded Today’s co-founders Zach Smith & Thomas Alvord will teach YOU how to run a successful crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter and/or Indiegogo for free! Funded Today is the world’s most successful crowdfunding agency. Since mid-2014, it has served over 2,000 crowdfunding entrepreneurs worldwide with its consulting, creative, and/or marketing services, and helped hundreds of those clients to raise over $200,000,000 altogether for their crowfunding projects on Kickstarter and/or Indiegogo.

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@FundedToday

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English

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Episodes

Episode 0034 | Crowdfunding Stories: Dale Backus & Ohsnap

10/2/2019
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We’re back atcha today with another good one that includes a very impressive guest who is also literally live on Kickstarter right now! Our client Dale Backus has developed a wildly-popular phone grip that has been raising thousands of dollars per day to challenge a complacent industry leader. Let’s see what we can learn from his crowdfunding story… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Entrepreneurs don’t...

Duration:00:53:21

Episode 0033 | Ultimate Crowdfunding Pre-Launch Checklist

9/4/2019
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As promised, we’re going to break out our newly-minted Ultimate Crowdfunding Pre-Launch Checklist! And, after this episode, we’re going to give it away to you for free… no catches. And you can start using it to prepare yourself to take your next big idea to the next level. So, hang in there until the end and let’s get started! ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Entrepreneurs should commit to success,...

Duration:00:58:06

Episode 0032 | Handling Legal Matters during Startup Phase

9/4/2019
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In this episode, you’re going to hear from our very own in-house legal counsel here at Funded Today, Thomas Alvord. He’s going to give you the insider’s look at everything you should be considering when it comes to business law, contracts, and just running your new business. So let’s get started… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Entrepreneurs should prioritize developing a viable business over protecting...

Duration:01:16:23

Episode 0031 | Crowdfunding Stories: Rob Peck & FlexSafe

6/12/2019
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As promised, we’re bringing on one of our past clients, namely Rob Peck of AquaVault. He’s got a very unique perspective and I think you’re going to love it. So are you ready to learn directly from an actual Kickstarter creator who raised over $200,000 on a project? What about learning more about how to absolutely crush a “Shark Tank” appearance? Or are you just curious about the day-to-day hustle-and-grind of entrepreneurship? If so, then today’s episode is for you! Let’s get...

Duration:00:41:03

Episode 0030 | Crowdfunding Stories: Tammy Rant & TushBaby

6/5/2019
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Have you ever wanted to listen to an actual Kickstarter creator who raised over $100,000 on a project? What about learning the ins-and-outs of a successful appearance on “Shark Tank”? Or, are you just curious about the life of an entrepreneur? If so, then today’s episode is going to literally rock your world! Let’s get started… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Desire is vital, and positive thinking is...

Duration:00:55:44

Episode 0029 | Customer Service from Backers to e-Shoppers

5/22/2019
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What does it take to manage customer service? Why is customer service more important now than ever before? And finally, what are the best ways to ensure that you, too, can provide world-class customer service? Let’s dive right in… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. It’s hard to maintain superiority in products/services indefinitely and, whenever your competitors offer comparable benefits-and-costs,...

Duration:00:48:52

Episode 0028 | Freedom in Time, Money, Body, Mind, and Spirit

5/8/2019
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In this episode, we’re waxing philosophical once more. The topic: FREEDOM. The reason: we think that it’s the most important word in the world to focus on. And today, we’ll show you why... ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Bondage is sometimes entirely self-imposed, but we can discipline ourselves to escape this sort. 2. We should each value freedom, which allows us to achieve our greatest potential for...

Duration:00:59:58

Episode 0027 | Life After Crowdfunding: e-Commerce Basics

4/30/2019
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In this episode, we’re circling back around to our extremely popular “Life After Crowdfunding” series with perhaps our most practical episode in the series so far, which is about how to turn your website into a cash machine. Let’s dive right in! ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Entrepreneurs should reject “entremyopia” to embrace realistic expectations, including that all startups will face challenges,...

Duration:00:49:41

Episode 0026 | Life After Crowdfunding: Amazon & Jungle Scout

4/24/2019
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In this episode, we have a wonderful guest—Greg Mercer, who is the founder of Jungle Scout. We’re going to discuss how tools like Jungle Scout can give you an edge over your competition on Amazon. ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Pursue your passions for work, as long as you can earn a living from them—and, after you’ve achieved financial stability, you can focus more on working for fun than for...

Duration:00:36:32

Episode 0025 | Life After Crowdfunding: Amazon Presentation

4/17/2019
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In this episode, we are continuing our “Life After Crowdfunding” series by discussing how to make big money on Amazon by optimizing your listings. Let’s jump right in… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Amazon listing titles should include the brand, the model, its attributes, and its benefits, while incorporating appropriate keywords for SEO determined through research. 2. Amazon listing bullet-points...

Duration:00:48:09

Episode 0024 | Becoming Self-Aware and Defining Success

4/3/2019
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In this episode, we are bringing you Zach’s special interview by Carson Jorgensen in his pretty-famous podcast “The Definition of Success.” Carson and Zach discuss quite a few things that are a little bit different than what we normally talk about in our podcast—they talk about business, life, happiness, and (probably most importantly) the whole idea of self-awareness. Let’s get started… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these...

Duration:00:56:19

Episode 0023 | Life After Crowdfunding: Amazon Intelligence

3/27/2019
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In this episode, we’re bringing back our very popular series “Life After Crowdfunding.” And today’s topic of Amazon is one of our favorites—it’s the 800-pound gorilla of e-commerce that you cannot ignore. Let’s dive right in! ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Crowdfunding success doesn’t necessarily lead to e-commerce success. 2. Amazon provides a wealth of readily-available intelligence that can help...

Duration:00:31:16

Episode 0022 | Living Happier through Stoic Philosophy

3/20/2019
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In this episode, we learn from Stoicism! Let’s get started… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. We can live more happily by gleaning time-tested truths from great philosophers, including the Stoics, whose beliefs about pursuing happiness through virtue originated in ancient Greece, thrived in classical Rome, and continue to attract some modern adherents worldwide. 2. We should nurture gratitude for what we...

Duration:00:45:27

Episode 0021 | Living Happier by Improving Perspective

3/13/2019
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In this episode, we’re talking about one of Zach’s most favorite things: the #1 reason why your life “sucks” right now—and what you can do about it! Let’s get started… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Reality is objective, but perspective is subjective and may depend upon our frame-of-reference, and so our reference-points influence our perceptions, which influence our happiness. 2. Many qualities like...

Duration:00:47:59

Episode 0020 | Life After Crowdfunding: Indiegogo InDemand

3/6/2019
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You might find this episode’s topic a bit interesting: “Life After Crowdfunding: IndieGoGo InDemand – What Do I Do After I’ve Had a Successful Campaign on Kickstarter?” An interesting question! Your journey has just begun. Don’t worry, though—we’ll get it all covered in this episode… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Indiegogo InDemand is an excellent platform for gleaning additional funds for your project...

Duration:00:37:47

Episode 0019 | Profiting from the Kickstarter Algorithm

2/27/2019
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In this episode, we are going to show you how you can capitalize on Kickstarter’s more powerful tool—perhaps their most powerful tool—the Kickstarter algorithm… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Pre-launch marketing (including mobilizing one’s personal contacts) can greatly boost a project’s popularity rankings on its launch day. 2. Kickstarter’s Trending (or Popular) page ranks campaigns primarily on...

Duration:00:21:55

Episode 0018 | Platform: Kickstarter versus Indiegogo

2/20/2019
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In this episode, we’re finally going to answer the age-old question that we probably get asked just as much as anything and, until this point, there’s never been a direct, straightforward answer to. The question: “Which platform should I choose for launching my campaign—Indiegogo or Kickstarter?” The answer might surprise you… ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Evaluate your project’s suitability for...

Duration:00:28:08

Episode 0017 | Achieving Goals like Multimillionaires

2/13/2019
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In this episode, we are going to talk about goal-setting. Zach has spent a lot of time reading about goals, and so has Thomas; in fact, Thomas focused some of his Master’s Degree studies on goal-setting. But, today, we aren’t going to talk about what the academics, PhDs, or pundits say; instead, we are going to show you how Zach and Thomas actually set and achieve goals for their own personal and business lives to reach the success that they’ve had, and how you can do it,...

Duration:00:58:52

Episode 0016 | Crowdfunding Promotion: Paid Media (Ads)

2/6/2019
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In this episode, we’re going to walk you through the single-most-effective way to consistently raise money and even extrapolate how much money you’re going to raise. This approach has raised more money than all of our other methods and that’s why we saved this one for last. Let’s get started! ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Crowdfunding advertising, compared with other forms of marketing, is unusually...

Duration:10:54:11

Episode 0015 | Crowdfunding Promotion: Earned Media (PR)

1/30/2019
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In this episode, we’ve got a very special guest for you. She’s directly responsible for raising millions of dollars for thousands of campaigns leveraging the power of earned media and the press! ---------------------------------------------------------------- ⭐ During this episode, we detail these takeaways: 1. Public relations is best started as soon as possible in order to allow as much time as possible to cultivate vital relationships, but it’s never too late for PR to accomplish some...

Duration:00:39:22