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What is Kickstarter? | Small Business Trends

Kickstarter is a way to fund a creative project. Its mission is to bring these types of campaigns to life, and create a project with a funding goal and project deadline. Then Kickstarter backers can pledge cash.

Basically, this is a crowdfunding platform for entrepreneurs looking for alternative funding. You’ll need to follow some steps and there are some payment processing fees for the raised money.

What Is Kickstarter?

There are lots of different sites that raise funds. Kickstarter is different from other crowdfunding platforms. This one is dedicated to supporting the creative ecosystem. They are a community of people like poets, painters musicians, and writers as well as gamers and others. It started out in 2009 and has become a Public Benefit Corporation since then. Kickstarter is an independent company with around 80 people that work together.

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