The decision to become an entrepreneur and start a business, it must lie only in the generation of new ideas or invent new products, but sometimes, just import a good business idea patent free and fit the environment in which we.
The phenomenon “Crowdfunding” or massive funding, has been installed in our country, in imitation of the existing U.S. and started the company through Kickstarter. The idea of getting help to finance projects of various kinds that do not have enough money to start the activity, it may be from the recording of a music disc or write a novel, to hold events on boats or any creative bet.
Thus were created in Spain, several web, simply provide a meeting point for developers and users, called patrons, who want to help them finance their ideas, contributing small or large contributions. In return they receive certain rewards patrons previously stipulated, as gifts, experiences, discounts, etc.. In short, a creator explains his project, advertising and poses a funding target. In a fixed term, but limited, receives input from taxpayers who like the project and get involved in it. Contributions are effective only if the end of the term, the financing is completed.
As well known examples and we can mention the biciclown, Alvaro Neil, that since 2001, travels the world on his bike, offering his clown nose, magic shows, juggling and acrobatics, for underprivileged children. It has funded his latest documentary “The Nomad’s Smile” through the web, Verkami, getting input from 60 patrons with a final score of 2595 euros. Verkami born in Mataro, with the help of a family-centered ideals to realize, small demonstrations of creativity, art and research. Creative or just accept and establish solidarity within 40 days to get financing.
Another example that has acquired great dimension, has been producing Cosmonaut, the first Spanish film to be shot this way thanks to fundraising. This time through the web Lanzanos, whose main objective is, according to its creators, differentiate the creative and cultural world of business, not hinder the residence and the time to get the funding it provides the creator. Moreover also include a social element differential, contemplating NGO initiatives or nonprofit foundations, why not team Lanzanos takes no commission. Read the full story