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8 Alternative Crowdfunders To Fund Your Business

When we survey the socio-economic landscape for entrepreneurs, two seemingly incongruous things stick out. First, recent economic data indicates that the rate of startup business creation in the US is near its 40-year low. Second, over this past decade — the very decade that has seen a nadir in entrepreneurship — young companies have raised […]

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Nov 30, 2017 Filed under: Business Loans, Peer-to-Peer Loans 0
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How To Get A Loan For Your New Business

It’s the central conundrum of starting a business. It seems that everyone, from politicians on down, ritualistically extols the virtues of the American small business owner. They are the ur-icons of star-spangled capitalism and the sturdy foundation of our national exceptionalism, sitting square alongside mom, apple pie, and the ghostly visage of Dale Earnhardt. We […]

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Nov 22, 2017 Filed under: Business Loans, Peer-to-Peer Loans 4
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Equity VS Non-Equity Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is all the rage these days. I don’t have to tell you this; it is a manifest truth, apparent in the world around us. From the Kickstarter-driven boom in the tabletop gaming industry to the use of GoFundMe as a rickety substitute for a national health care safety net, crowdfunding is a fundraising solution […]

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Nov 20, 2017 Filed under: Business Loans, Peer-to-Peer Loans 0

Wix VS Shopify

This is the dawning of the Age of Disruption, and most of us find ourselves among the Disrupted. As wages remain stagnant, decent benefits become ever harder to secure, and temporary work becomes the permanent reality, the cultural centrality of at-will employment lessens by the hour. With few legal or institutional norms left to deliver […]

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Nov 3, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0

GoFundMe VS Kickstarter

Crowdfunding is a funding solution shaped to fit the iniquitous era that incubated it. As our society (and our collective psyche along with it) careens from crisis to crisis, reducing us to neurotic spectators watching our phones and waiting for the next shoe to drop, one thing has become abundantly clear: the cavalry isn’t coming. There […]

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Oct 16, 2017 Filed under: Business Loans, Peer-to-Peer Loans 0

5 Sites Like Kickstarter For Business Funding

Chances are, if you’ve looked into crowdfunding as a possible source of capital for your business, you’ve considered Kickstarter. And why not? Kickstarter has come to dominate the conversation when it comes to tapping the internet for funding creative projects, and it’s not hard to see why. As things stand today, $3.3 billion dollars have […]

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Oct 3, 2017 Filed under: Business Loans, Peer-to-Peer Loans 0

Weebly Pricing: How Does Weebly’s Value Stack Up?

Weebly makes a strong case for being The People’s Website Builder. Its website editing model is easily one of the most intuitive out there, and its appeal to the non-techies among us is unparalleled. In keeping with the company’s emphasis on providing value to the masses, there is a free plan available to everybody. This is […]

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Sep 28, 2017 Filed under: Web Development 0

WordPress VS Wix

In 2017, as social media exerts its ever-growing influence over our lives, it’s good to know that there’s still a thriving market for personal and business websites. Whether you have products to sell online, a coffee shop to promote, or thoughts which cannot find their true expression in 140 characters — and which you don’t […]

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Sep 26, 2017 Filed under: Web Development 0
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Wix Pricing: Which Wix Package Fits Your Needs?

There’s no getting around it: Wix is the Goliath of the website building industry. Born in Tel Aviv in 2006, Wix’s profile has grown by leaps and bounds over the past decade. With over 100 million users in 190 countries and more industry-specific features than could fit into one article, Wix’s appeal is broad as […]

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Sep 22, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0
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Best Website Builders for Photography Websites

Strange as it may sound, there was a time when a photographer’s one and only way to compile a collection of their work was through the use of a binder. Nowadays, with the advent of easy DIY website builders, it’s never been easier to put together a digital portfolio of your photos for all to […]

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Sep 19, 2017 Filed under: Web Development 0