Dr. Letitia Wright, America’s Crowdfunding Strategist who has helped people raise millions hosts this podcast for people who are interested in crowdfunding for investing , fundraising or business funding.
#157 FTC sues iBackPack Creator~ What happens when you raise millions and do not produce anything? What will happen if your project goes all wrong? What happens when you raise money but start using the money for other things? We cover all that in this episode. I'll tell you what happened and the results. Need help on your own projects? Got questions? Get them answered on air! Ask your questions at http://www.Twitter.com/drwright1
#156 Energizer’s Crowdfunded Smartphone-P18K They wanted to raise $ 1,200,000 for the longest lasting mobile phone batter ever made and only made $15,000. What happened and what does this mean for the battery company overall? Is crowdfunding going to stop? This case study is a must listen for marketers everywhere. Need help with your projects? Dr. Wright can be contacted at
#155 Using Crowdfunding to Pick New Products - Dr. Wright introduces the third season of the Get Crowdfunded Now Podcast with a new format of cast studies of how to best use business crowdfunding. She shares how KFC successfully crowdfunded and how you can do the same thing. Comment below on your thoughts about the new format or questions you might have. Connect with Dr. Wright at
#154 Creatives! Kickstarter Wants to Help You Put on a Show! Dr Wright gives you all the details on how the new Kickstarter program works and a prediction for the 3rd quarter. Get started on your project today! Need help? Learn more at
#153 Blockchain: The Next Everything ~ Interview with Stephen P. Williams on how Blockchain work. It's important to understand, not just for investing in cryptocurrency coins but to understand how it's going to work in the future and what large companies plan to do with it. You can get Stephens P. Williams Book at www.StephenPWilliams.com
#152 How to Stay Inspired ~ Featuring Listener and Fellow Podcaster Rukiya Jeffers Advice on how to stay focused on your goals moving forward, especially if they are long term. Talk with Dr. Wright at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#151 How Grind Coffee Raised £3.5 Million ~ This is a great case study of a business in a crowded space of coffee who raised money. They were not in trouble and not about to go out of business. Listen to the story of how they did it. Get Crowdfunded Now school is open online and classes are available. https://crowdfundednowschool.getlearnworlds.com
#150 Cheaters TV Show is Crowdfunding ~ Television production offers a very different set of perks when you become an investor. For those who are just getting started in this area, this is an interesting case study. If you need help for your project, you can speak with Dr. Wright at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#149 Legacy for Your Business ~ with the passing of Entrepreneur Nipsy Hustle, Dr. Wright wants to talk about the legacy of your business. What really matters at the end? If you need help with your project talk to Dr. Wright at http://www.MeetwithDRwright.com
#148 Pie Shell Closes~ The crowdfunding site is closing down, Dr. Wright will give you the details as well as information from an investor who sited some of the problems future crowdfunders can avoid. This gives real insight on how investor think. This is a don't miss episode. If you need help with your crowdfunding project you can make an appointment to talk to Dr. Wright here http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#147 Kickstarter's CEO Steps Down Dr. Wright explores what it means for you, along with the fact that Kickstarter is also getting a UNION for it's workers. This will be the first Tech company to do so. Find out how it will impact the users of this site. You can learn more about crowdfunding. If you are just getting started, here is the no-cost online course on Crowdfunding basics! Check out the new no-cost online crowdfunding class from Dr. Letitia Wright here https://crowdfundednowschool.getlearnworlds.com
The Free Crowdfunding Basics Course by Dr. Wright ~ You can sign up at no cost for the ONLINE course on Business Crowdfunding basics. It's great for the new person who is trying to understand how to use it for business or for their non-profit. It is not for personal crowdfunding. It has video, audio and written materials that you cover at your own pace. Use this link and enroll today and get started today! https://crowdfundednowschool.getlearnworlds.com
#145 What is a Board and Why You Need One Dr. Wright talks about a board of directors vs an Advisory Board and how to start figuring out what you need. Need some help with crowdfunding? Visit Dr. Wright at Http://www.meetwithdrwright.com
#144 KFC is Crowdfunding This is a different lesson is crowdfunding as marketing. Check out the new no-cost online crowdfunding class from Dr. Letitia Wright here https://crowdfundednowschool.getlearnworlds.com
#143 The Crowdfunding Sites for Non Profit Organizations 2019 Dr. Wright gives you the scoop on which sites for best for a non-profit organization as well as the ultimate site which tops all the others. The Crowdfunding market was over $289 Billion dollars in 2018 and is still growing. If you would like to talk to Dr. Wright about your project, just visit http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#142 Does Crowdfunding Work for Non Profit Organizations? Dr. Wright digs into this questions and gives the Why's or Why nots too! If you have been thinking about crowdfunding for your non profit or are in the middle of doing it and it's not working out, talk with Dr. Wright about how to make some corrections at http://www.meetwithdrwright.com
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http://www.wrightplacetv.com or http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#137 How to Explain Why You Are Different~ Crowdfunding often means explaining why you are different and why people should invest time and money in your business. It takes skill to be able to do this. Dr. Wright gives you tips on how. If you've got questions, send them to Dr. Wright on Twitter and she can answer them on the show http://www.Twitter.com/drwright1 This episode is sponsored by http://www.Squarespace.com use the code: LISTEN for 10 % off and a free trial!
#135 How to Dig Deeper into Your Why~ Know your why helps you in many different ways. Dr. Wright explores those and gives you tips on how to go deeper and not just stay on the surface when it comes to your business and all the things you have to do. If you have questions for Dr. Wright you can send them to her on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/drwright1 This episode is sponsored by http://www.Squarespace.com use the code: LISTEN for 10 % off and a free trial!
#140 Why PledgeMusic Website is no longer taking Money ~ Dr. Wright will explain the problems at PledgeMusic and what you can do if you are a musician with a crowdfunding campaign there. If you need help with your own program you can talk with Dr. Wright by going to http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#141 Crowdfunding with Waggle.org The only pet dedicated crowdfunding platform that partners directly with veterinary providers, Dr. Wright interviews Steven Mornelli on how it works and how it makes a difference in the community. Visit http://www.Waggle.org to help a pet or get help for your pet. They work with owners, Vet offices and rescue organizations.
#138 What is Crowdfunding and Why Would You Do It? Dr. Wright answers this question and why a business person would even bother with crowdfunding. If you need help with your project, you can talk to Dr. Wright by scheduling time at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#139 How Long Should My Crowdfunding Campaign Be? There is a lot of misinformation out there and Dr. Wright sets the record straight on exactly what you need. If you are ready to talk real strategy on how to get ready for your crowdfunding, let's talk! Go to http://www.MeetwithDrwright.com
# 136 Crowdfunding the Fyre Festival Fiasco Ja Rule's Fyre Festival turned out to be terrible but one person did crowdfund over $200,000 Dr. Wright gives you all the details about what happened and how that worked out. If you need help with your crowdfunding project, you can talk with Dr. Wright at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com This episode is sponsored by http://www.Squarespace.com use the code: LISTEN for 10 % off and a free trial!
#134 The Million Dollar Crowdfunding Workshop ~ Dr. Wright's Workshop is live and she gives you all the details. You can learn how to raise money with CF Crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com This episode is sponsored by http://www.Squarespace.com use the code: LISTEN for 10 % off and a free trial!
Update on the $20 Million GoFundME Wall Dr. Wright tells you happened to that campaign and the large amount of money raised for the wall. There are business lessons to be learned. If you have a question, please connect with Dr. Wright on Twitter at http://www.twiter.com/drwright1 This episode is sponsored by http://www.Squarespace.com use the code: LISTEN for 10 % off and a free trial!
#132 How to Get the 2019 NC IDEA Grants~ They are now open. There are three grants, the largest one is $50,000. It's one is focused on crowdfunding. Listen to the podcast then go to http://www.ncidea.org to apply.
#131 AI Clock Goes Bankrupt What happens when you raise $1 million dollars and then close your doors? Dr. Wright tells you what happened with Holis company and how it worked out. Got your own question? Send them to Dr. Wright on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/drwright1 and she can answer them on the show.
#130 Goat Fund Me Dr. Wright shares the fire fighting goats crowdfunding project for California and why it just might work out! Got Questions? Send them to Dr. Wright on Twitter and she will answer them on the show! Follow her on Twitter at http://www.Twitter.com/drwright1
#129 TransferPro Makes 11.2 Million Euro on Seeders ~ Find out why this is significant and what is means for your business. Dr. Wright shares the crowdfunding news and the lessons behind them with new podcasts several times a week! You can talk to Dr. Wright at your project at http://www.MeetwithDrWright
#128 How Many Videos Do You Need? This question came in from listener Ashley Cahill about videos and photos for her Kickstarter project. Dr. Wright will answer your questions on the podcast, you can connect with her on social media on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/Drwright1 or on Facebook as Dr. Letitia Wright Thank You Ashely for sending in your question!
#127 Q and A How Big Should My Email List Be? Dr. Wright covers this question and shares two upcoming events: Coffee with Dr. Wright on Jan 23rd in Oakland https://www.eventbrite.com/e/coffee-in-oakland-with-dr-wright-tickets-54789594151 and the Grow Your Business Bootcamp January 26, 2019 www.mypwen.online
#126 Pitchdecks for Crowdfunding Dr. Wright talks about how and when to use a Pitchdeck in your crowdfunding process. We are not talking about Powerpoints here! If you need help with your own project, you can contact Dr. Wright at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#125 Regulation CF Explained! Dr. Wright gives you the rundown of what it is and how it works and why you can raise $1,070,000 this year. There are many different types of crowdfunding and you must understand how each one works.
If you need help with your project connect with Dr. Wright at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#124 Who is NO LONGER FINRA Approved! New and updated for January 2019, Dr. Wright shares who is came off the list and who is NEW! You want to work with the right people! Need some help with your project? Talk to Dr. Wright at http://www.meetwithDrWright.com
#123 Crowdfunding in Different Countries~Dr. Wright speaks around the USA and around the world at conferences, workshops and business schools about crowdfunding. The entire business world has embraced it and here are a few things you need to know! If you are just getting started you can learn more by subscribing to the podcast or going to http://www.GetCrowfundedNow.com
Why Social Media is Not Free Advertising for Crowdfunding ~ Dr. Wright explains why is not what people think. This causes big fails for crowdfunding projects and what you need to be doing instead. If you want to talk to Dr. Wright about your crowdfunding project, use this link http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
How Creatives can Use Maker 100 on Kickstarter~ Maker 100 has started and it's a great way for creatives to create cash flow. Dr. Wright will give you all the details. If you need to speak to Dr. Wright about funding your company or project just go to http://www.meetwithdrwright.com
#120 Global Excellerated Business School ~ Dr. Wright teaches at the 2018
November School in Thailand and give the details. Business education is important to being successful in your company and in crowdfunding. If you need to speak to Dr. Wright about your company or project just go to http://www.meetwithdrwright.com http://Globalexcelleratedbusinessschool.com
#119 Crowdfunding in Other Countries~ Dr. Wright discusses what it takes to do it, shows for the rest of 2018 and what the 2019 season will look like. Need to talk to Dr. Wright about your project or company? Go to http://www.meetwithdrwright.com
Crowdfunding for Vets Dr Wright shares some great resources for our veterans and why she thinks they should start businesses. If you have questions for Dr. Wright you can connect with her on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/Drwright1
#117 Quickstarter from Kickstarter Quickstarter from Kickstarter- How to make it work for you! Kickstarter has a new program and Dr. Wright shares the secrets of making it work for you! Learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#116 Time VS Money ~ Dr. Wright shares what your focus needs to be if you have more time than money or more money than time. If you would like to talk to her personally about your project just visit http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#115 How to Love the Process - Dr. Wright talks about the process of crowdfunding and how up-sells can work for you. Learning to love it is the key to success. You can talk with Dr. Wright directly at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#114 The Biggest Mistakes in Crowdfunding Dr. Wright had a question from her Facebook Live about the Biggest Mistakes in Crowdfunding and her Best Advice. She broke down her answers for Reward Crowdfunding, Equity Crowdfunding and Subscription Crowdfunding. The things she mentions are crucial to success and are the thinks that crush a crowdfunding project. If you're ready to take your business to success talk to Dr. Wright at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#113 Real Estate Taxes and Go Fund Me ~ Dr. Wright got a question from a realtor on how that all work and she shares her take on it. Real estate is big in crowdfunding. If you are ready to find out if your project is ready for crowdfunding, then get on Dr. Wright's Schedule at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#212 How to Stay Motivated with A. D. Walker. Walker shares tips on staying focused, motivated, his favorite books and ending the year strong. This is longer than most episodes but so worth it! You can find him at http://www.adwalkerhelps.com
#210 How to do a Facebook Fundraiser Did you know that Facebook Fundraisers are just crowdfunding? You can only do them for charity or personal but Dr. Wright tells you how to get the charity goals quickly!
Learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#209 How to Have a Membership Business Without the Software Dr. Wright explains how crowdfunding helps you create a membership business that you can make a living with. To talk to Dr. Wright about your business just get on her calendar at http://www.meetwithdrwright.com
#208 Listeners Questions on Blockchain Journalism AD Walker from Success Simplified Podcast called in and asked a question. I thought I would address it! Want to learn more about Crowdfunding? Visit http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#204 Crowdfunding on YouTube: The Membership Program Youtube has revamped their program to make money and yes, it's just crowdfunding with a new name! Dr. Wright tells you how to take advantage of it on your Youtube Channel. Want to work with Dr. Wright on your own project? Learn about her new program at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com/patreon
#203 Why Would Anyone Donate To My Business? Dr. Wright gets this question all the time. Why crowdfund? She answers these two questions. To learn more about crowdfunding visit http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
Patreon Case Study- Making a Living Dr. Wright has examples of Writers making up for $21,000 a month with this type of crowdfunding. To get information on the upcoming workshop, talk to Dr. Wright at http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#201 What Needs to Come OFF Your Plate? Before you take on another thing, including crowdfunding, give this a listen and think for a bit.
Want to work with Dr. Wright? Talk to her and find out if you are a good fit! Make appointments here http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#200 Top 10 Podcast Episodes ~ Dr. Wright shares 5 of her favorite shows and the top 5 shows that are listened to the most. This is a great place to start if you are new to the podcast! Want to talk to Dr. Wright about your project? Just get on the calendar at http://www.meetwithdrwright.com
#199 Seedrs Teams Up with Republic Dr. Wright talks about Investors and what that means for people looking for investors on both sides of the Atlantic. Getting investors means getting your business prepared, talk to Dr. Wright on how at https://MeetwithDrWright.com
#197 Homeless Vet Can't Get $400,000 From Go Fund Me Dr. Wright explores what happens when a crowdfunding project goes wrong. To get started on business crowdfunding you and learn more here http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#196 Why Use Product Hunt Dr. Wright talks about how helpful Product Hunt website can be in your crowdfunding. Find out why and how it can be useful to you too. https://www.producthunt.com Learn more about Crowdfunding here http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#195 Bumble Fund How to Get Funded by Bumble Dr. Wright shares a new source of funding for women founders and women owned businesses. For more information on getting started with Crowdfunding go to http://www.getCrowdfundednow.com
#194 Grants from ProjectCover.org Dr. Wright has discovered one of the rare places you can find a business grant. Find out all the details and then go to http://www.projectcover.org Learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundenow.com
#192 Consistent Action vs Quality Dr. Wright talks about why you need to take action and move in the right direction and what quality really is.
To get started on the Idea Challenge and see if your crowdfunding ideas can make money, go to http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#191 Erin Bagwell : Crowdfunding Dream, Girl a film which was funded at over $100,000 and premiered at Obama's White House and was hand selected by Oprah to be part of her #SuperSoul100. You'll learn a lot from this interview! Find Erin here https://www.erin-bagwell.com
#187 Judy Hoberman from Selling in a Skirt Learning Sales is Important to Crowdfunding and to your business in general. Judy drops some great "nuggets" on sales for women and leadership ideas. You can get her books and connect with her at http://www.sellinginaskirt.com and
http://www.walkingontheglassfloor.com To test your business ideas for Crowdfunding you can start at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#186 How to Explain That You Are Different Standing out makes all the different in this competitive game called business and crowdfunding. Dr. Wright takes a deeper dive into how you can make it work for you. If you have an see if you can crowdfund your business, take the Idea Challenge at http://www.GetCrowdfundednow.com and start learning hands on for free.
#182 Why Lack of Easy Money Can Be Good ~ Dr. Wright shares the data on VC investment for women and what the positive side of it is. Have Crowdfunding Case studies sent directly to your email box each weekend when you sign up at http://www.GetCrowdfundedNow.com
#181 For New People in Crowdfunding Real Estate ~ Dr. Wright shares Bootstrap legal and some sites that can help you navigate your path while using crowdfunding and real estate. You can start learning crowdfunding basics with Crowdfunding Made Simple at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#180 The Best Crowdfunding Site Dr. Wright talks about the best crowdfunding site to use and how to find other websites. Just learning about Crowdfunding? Get Started with your free Crowdfunding Made Simple Guide at http://www.GetCrowdfundedNow.com
#176: Sean Worthington: Beyond Bitcoin: The Future of Digital Currencies
Dr. Wright's interview explores if Bitcoin is an investment or a gamble. Listen to get a free copy of his book and 5 free Cloudcoins.
#174 Debt Crowdfunding vs Equity Crowdfunding Dr. Wright explains what each is and how they work. Just getting started in crowdfunding? Get your free download Crowdfunding Made Simple at http://www.GetCrowdfundednow.com
#173 How the Rise in Interest Rates Will Impact Your Crowdfunding
Dr. Wright explains the impact on Debt Crowdfunding and Equity Crowdfunding. Need to get started? Go to http://www.MeetwithDrWright.com
#172 Crowdfunding and Podcasting Dr. Wright will tell you how it works and what you need to do to benefit from both! Need to learn more about Crowdfunding? Start here for free http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#168 Crowdfunding is Leverage Dr. Wright explains how you can leverage others people's cash, connections and clocks using crowdfunding. Get crowdfunding case studies sent directly to your email box each weekday- sign up at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#165 The $149,000 Crowdfunded Shorts Dr. Wright talks about what it takes to make that kind of a journey! Learn how you can get started here! Get Crowdfunding Made Simple here http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#164: Blogging for Your Crowdfunding Project : Dr. Wright shares how Blogging might help your project grow. To learn more about crowdfunding from the business perspective visit http://www.GetCrowdfundednow.com
#163 How to Make Money with Your Idea Part 2 Dr. Wright talks more about how to make money with your idea using crowdfunding. Learn more about crowdfunding when you visit http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#162 How to Make Money with Your Idea Pt 1 Dr. Wright talks about Ideas vs Opportunities. What is really happening when you bring an idea to an investor. New to crowdfunding? Learn more here: http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#161 Why Crowdfunding Can Be Part of the Plan : Dr. Wright talks about how funding fits into your business plan and where crowdfunding can fit in. Learn more about crowdfunding and start here with Crowdfunding Made Simple at http://www.GetCrowdfundednow.com
#159: Get Paid to Write: Crowdfund Your Book- Dr. Wright share how to get paid to write, use the 2-25-50 formula to create $5,000. This is for authors, publishers and writers. When you text "Podcast" to 909-906- 9797
#158: Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Show - Dr. Wright talks about how it ties into crowdfunding. You can apply to be on Season 2 here https://goo.gl/i4j18f Learn more about Crowdfunding Here:
#157 Devise Interactive : Dr. Wright talks about her trip with her entrepreneur kids class to Devise Interactive a company that works with crowdfunders. Devise Interactive https://www.deviseinteractive.com
Stand up for Kids http://www.standupforkids.org/orangecounty
You can learn more about Crowdfunding here: http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
#154 How to keep your ideas from being stolen while you crowdfund them. Dr. Letitia Wright share some good practices with her audience. Learn more about crowdfunding here http://www.getcrowdfundednow,com
#152 Ripple Funds $29 Million in Crowdfunding - Dr. Wright shares how the cryptocurrency coin Ripple has filled all crowdfunding on DonorsChoice.org
#151 McCabe Crowdfunds $487k for his defense for getting fired by the President and violates my Video is Vital Rule! Why does it work> Tune in!
Learn More about Crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow,com
Dr. Wright interviews Mifold creator Jon Sumroy about his Grab and Go Booster Seat that was the best selling crowdfunded children's product ever. He shares his remarkable journey and that he did not crowdfund because he needed money. You can find the Mifold at http://www.mifold.com and learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
148: What to do if you have no social media to Crowdfund for your project? Here are some great ideas for everyone who is not social media savvy. Learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
Dr. Wright shares 3 things needed for Crowdfunding success that you can't see from just observing from the outside of a crowdfunding campaign. Learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
Dr. Wright explains crowdfunding from a business perspective and what the real opportunities are today. It's not what a lot of people think it is.
Learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfunded now.com
Dr. Wright explores the $3 million dollar success of Crowdfunding Vancouver Rio Theatre and how film stars like Ryan Reynolds and Director Kevin Smith helped out. https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/save-the-rio-theatre-music-cinema# Learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
142: Back from Holland. Dr. Wright talks about the 2018 WEF event and how to be inspired and invest in your own projects. Details on this year's WEF can be found at www.wef.org.in You can learn more about crowdfunding at http://www.getcrowdfundednow.com
135: Crowdfunding and Time Management Dr. Wright talks about how much time you need to work on your crowdfunding project every day. Get the Crowdfunding Made Easy Guide for free. Http://www.gercrowdfundednow.com
129: No More Facebook Ads How Facebooks new policy against ads for crypto currency and ICO could impact crowdfunding. Get the free Crowdfunding Made Easy Start Up Guide at http://www.getcreodfundednow.com