CrowdSourcing.com. KickStarter.com. CrowdTilt.com. We’ve covered various endeavors that have been funded through one or more of those i=Internet platforms. It’s a fascinating concept: Come up with an idea. Make a video about it. Write (preferably eloquently) a few paragraphs about the details. Then, wait and see who takes the bait. No loss to you.
There have been many inspiring and legitimate business plans and dreams realized through this new financing channel. Like the newlyweds roving the country having breakfast with strangers, about which they’ll publish a book next year. And Dallas’ very own Pearl Cup coffee, which has a campaign on Idiegogo to raise money for a Pearl Cup Coffee Truck.
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