C Crowd funding platforms assist social entrepreneurs in raising money and capital for their business ventures. Below we have compiled a list that reviews some of the best crowd funding platforms there are.

Indiegogo

Indiegogo Crowdfunding Platform Startup Dot Pk

How it works

Step 1
Select the amount of funds you want to generate.

Step 2
Type a title.

Step 3
Click Create My Campaign (this will take you to the next page).

Step 4
Write a basic description of your campaign; it includes a tagline, a campaign image, categories and tags.

Step 5
Write an in-depth story to tell the contributors about the campaign. You can also upload an image or a video.

Step 6
Give the primary contact details for your campaign so contributors can get in touch with you in case of a problem.

Step 7
Select how you want to raise money; either flexible or fixed funding. Select how the contributors can send you money and how you can receive it.

There are 3 more options (Perks, Extras and InDemand) that are optional. They can help you gather more audience and contributors for you campaign.

How to receive funds

Payment can be enabled by credit card and debit card, and sent to your bank account or via PayPal.

Eligibility

There is no hard and fast eligibility criterion defined on their website. However, your idea needs to be innovative and entrepreneurial in nature.

Website

You can get started here -> www.indiegogo.com

Fundstak

Fundstak Crowdfunding Platform Startup Dot Pk

How It Works

Step 1
Choose your cause title.

Step 2
Select the amount of money you want to raise.

Step 3
Select funding duration; either manual/open or choose the number of days.

Step 4
Select a picture, category and location.

Step 5
Write a short description of your campaign.

Step 6
Write a story about your campaign so your contributors can know better.

Step 7
Give your personal information.

Step 8
Select the recipient; either yourself or other.

Step 9
Add perks (optional).

How to receive funds

Payment can be via

  • Credit Card
  • eWallets
  • Mobile payments
  • Banks

Eligibility and Requirements:

People under 18 years of age need guardian’s help and consent. Anyone can apply.

Website

You can get started here -> www.fundstak.com

Rockethub

Rockethub Crowdfunding Platform Startup Dot Pk

How it works

Step 1
Choose a title, category, subcategories (optional) and co-leaders.

Step 2
Enter the amount you want to raise, set your time limit, choose an image, and provide a description. Audio and video is optional.

Step 3
Establish your product/goods.

Step 4
Provide personal information.

Step 5
Review your project.

Step 6
Submit it. It will be approved within 24 hours.

How to receive funds

Funds can be received through checks or digital payment.

Eligibility

If you have an innovative idea, you can apply. If you are a minor, you will need parental consent.

Website

You can get started here -> www.rockethub.com

FundAnything

FundAnything Crowdfunding Platform Startup Dot Pk

How it works

Step 1
Select a category, the goal amount and the nature of the campaign.

Step 2
Give your campaign a title, write an overview, add a small image, and choose category, campaign link, country and zip code.

Step 3
You can add more team members if you like.

Step 4
Decide how you want to receive your payment.

How to receive payments

Funds can be received through PayPal, credit card or Stripe.

Eligibility

You cannot use fund anything if you are less than 18 years of age.

Website

You can get started here -> www.fundanything.com

FundingLab

FundingLab Crowdfunding Platform Startup Dot Pk

How it works

To apply you have to be associated with a partner organization for example Plan9, NUST, LCE, etc. Your project must be tangible and workable. You cannot offer rewards or incentives to the backers. If you are eligible for Funding Lab then follow these steps:

Step 1
Choose an image, project title, category, funding duration, funding goal, partner organization and your current role in the organization.

Step 2
Upload a project video and write a project story

Step 3
Add rewards for the funders

Step 4
Fill in your personal information. Provide your Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn profiles URL.

Step 5
Provide your legal name, address and phone number.

The funds will be received once the project is approved.

How to receive funds

You can receive funds through digital payment and credit cards.

Eligibility

You must be 16 years of age or above to apply. You must be associated with a partner organization.

Website

You can get started here -> www.fundinglab.net

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