Tag "artists"

How to Crowdfund an Art Installation

How to Crowdfund an Art Installation Crowdfunding can be challenging for the arts, but experts have a few tips for visual and performance artists looking to crowdfund their next installation. Enter a Contest Art Basel, a widely acclaimed, multi-city art

Read More

How to Tell a Great Story

How to Tell a Great Story The best way to attract interest in your Hatchfund project is to tell a great story. In fact, many projects with potential suffer from the inability of their artist to weave an engaging tale.

Read More

How to Use Targeted Ads for Your Campaign

    How to Use Targeted Ads for Your Campaign Social media sites offer the opportunity to purchase advertising space that can be directly viewed by individuals who will be more likely to use or purchase a product. For example, ads for

Read More

Why Hatchfund is the Best Option for Your Project

Why Hatchfund is the Best Option for Your Next Project Hatchfund is a community where artists can connect with donors who can help fund their projects. Our platform works similarly to other crowdfunding sites, but Hatchfund is especially tailored to

Read More

When Diversity and Art Collide

How Art Creates Diversity and Diversity Creates Art The concepts of diversity and art are deeply entwined in America, as they always have been. Hatchfund is known for serving the creative community in America by embracing the diverse needs of

Read More

Press Releases

Press Releases: Get Your Campaign Off The Ground Press releases are not an unfamiliar concept, but they can play a vital role in successfully raising funds. In an edited excerpt from Sally Outlaw’s book Cash from the Crowd, published in

Read More

Fundraising to Crowdfunding: An Evolution

Every generation voices fears about change marking the ruin of tradition. Rock and roll would spell the death of “real” music. Texting would lead to the degradation of language. Now some have come up with a new fear: crowdfunding will

Read More

Simplify Your Campaign: Use Social Media Management Platforms

Simplify your Campaign: Social Media Management Platforms When asked, most people can list at least four social media platforms. These range from the all-purpose – Facebook and Twitter – to the more niche – DeviantArt, Taltopia, and others. Each platform

Read More

Video Made the Crowdfund Star

Video Made the Crowdfund Star  As society grows more and more accustomed to instant gratification and the immediacy of technology, fewer individuals take the time to thoroughly read things. Tony Haile, CEO of Chartbeat, looked at a deep user behavior across 2

Read More

The Art of The Ask

For many, few things are harder to do than actually ask for something they really need. Americans are – by and large – self-reliant people. Artists are often even more individualistic and self-determined. So the very notion of asking others

Read More