Tagged: online

Kickstarter Alum Femsplain Unveils Community Platform Dedicated to Feminists

Earlier this year, former Tumblr employee, Amber Gordon and her team have debuted a campaign on crowdfunding giant Kickstarter for their new  website, Femsplain. The team shared: “Femsplain is a fully functional, community-powered publisher founded in October 2014 to inspire change through storytelling. We are a… Read More

Vroom Raises $54 Million Series B Round to Overhaul the Car Buying Experience

Online pre-owned car retailer, Vroom, announced on Monday it has raised $54 million during a Series B funding round, bringing its total equity funding to date to $73 million. The investors in the round are Catterton (investors in major consumer retail brands such as Restoration Hardware and… Read More

BankMobile Seeks to Mobilize Students to be Part of #LiveFreeBankFree Movement Through New College Brand Ambassador Program

BankMobile, a no-fee, mobile, online and tablet bank, announced the launch of its BankMobilist College Brand Ambassador Program. The mobile banking company is looking to mobilize college students across the country as campus ambassadors to be a part of the #LiveFreeBankFree movement. As part of this… Read More

Farmdrop Receives £100,000 Investment From Zoopla’s Alex Chesterman; Announces Second Crowdfunding Campaign

Farmdrop, an award-winning online marketplace in the UK, recently announced that it has received an investment from Alex Chesterman, the man behind Zoopla and LoveFilm. As previously reported, Farmdrop hit equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube last year and secured its initial £400,000 fairly quick. By the… Read More

Online Publisher Little Fiction|Big Truths Launches New Collection on Inkshares

Little Fiction | Big Truths, an online publisher of short fiction and narrative non-fiction, announced the launch of a Collection on Inkshares, a start-up crowdfunded book publisher, to publish their forthcoming anthologies: Nomfiction, a non-fiction anthology about food, and a music anthology, featuring both fiction… Read More

Backed by Former Neiman Marcus CEO, WineSimple is Raising $800,000 on Crowdfunder Campaign

WineSimple is an online platform that offers personalized wines that match a consumer’s personal taste and preferences and then facilitates purchases at prices less than retail. The young company has just launched an convertible note crowdfunding campaign on Crowdfunder to raise $800,000 for expansion. The company wants to make choosing the right wine… Read More

CornerDrop Hits Seedrs to Raise Funds For New Online Shopping Parcel Collection Service

Ready to introduce a new stress-free service for online shopaholics, Windsor, UK-based CornerDrop took to equity crowdfunding platform, Seedrs, with a mission to raise funds for a parcel collection point service that will be available to all online retailers, locations and customers. According to its campaign, CornerDrop seeks… Read More

Cone Communications on Crowdfunding: Online Giving Is Changing Holiday Donations

With the holidays fast approaching, all eyes are on #GivingTuesday, the red kettle and other calls to help those in need. Yet, holiday giving is anything but traditional this year.  Digital has forever shifted the paradigm, changing not just how but when and where donations are made…. Read More

Popular Social Platform Twenty Something London Seeks £160,000 Through Crowdcube Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

Twenty Something London, a popular online platform that showcases the independent businesses of London, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £160,000 to revamp and expand its popular website. Those who help fund the project will receive 7.40% in equity. The platform’s key mission is… Read More

FarmDrop Raises Over £350,000 on Crowdcube For Online Produce Marketplaces

Setting out to bring the best and healthiest foods to the online market without being overpriced, FarmDrop has launched a £400,000 equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to grow its business. FarmDrop is an award-winning online marketplace that allows local food producers to sell direct; a… Read More

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