How Can I Receive Donations Online?
By: Taqdees & Chiara
Published On: January 07, 2021
Receiving donations online has been made easy with the concept of crowdfunding and crowdfunding websites. Even though a fundraiser is everything you need to start crowdfunding, there are a few extra points to keep in mind while promoting your campaign.
Share On All Platforms
Write a personalized email, create a social media post with your fundraiser image, or write a message to share on WhatsApp, use all available platforms to share your fundraiser.
The moment your campaign goes live, share your campaign link on Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, etc. Share the link on your WhatsApp or email groups.
Here are some useful fundraiser tips to get you started.
Begin With People Around You
While sharing only will help your fundraiser reach hundreds of people, don’t forget to share your fundraiser with the people around you. Reaching out to your inner circle will give your campaign a kickstart. Talk to people around you, share your fundraiser. Gather your friends and family and ask them to spread the word in their social circles. Leave no stone unturned.
Find The Right Supporters
It’s important to understand that not all supporters, friends, or family are alike. There are people you may know from your workplace, some you may be in contact with on social media, others you might just meet for weekend games and there are some who are the closest to you. Some might donate, others might discuss your fundraiser with their family and some might support and tell others about it. Therefore, it’s important to reach out to all of them. Making them aware of your fundraiser and asking them to share it ahead will help push your fundraiser forward.
Use The Power Of Local Media
Your fundraiser should first reach the community and the people around you. Publish your fundraiser in a local weekly newspaper. You can also contact social media influencers who live in your locality or might be a part of your social circle and use their following for your fundraiser. Using the power of the people around you will be great for the visibility of your fundraiser.
Your Message Should Be Easy To Understand
It’s simple, people will only be willing to donate if they support your cause. For that, you need to keep your crowdfunding story easy to understand. Write with the aim of reaching people’s hearts. Write a title that immediately tells what your fundraiser is about. It’s good to write details and share your story whilst keeping it simple.
People connect more to visuals, make sure you add a heartwarming video or image to your fundraiser. It’s important that your image tells your story. The aim is to make your fundraiser as visible as possible.
If you don’t have the time or means for a video or an image, ImpactGuru has an auto-generated video feature, which will be very helpful.
You can receive donations online by following these few simple steps and to make your work easier, ImpactGuru offers professional assistance throughout your fundraiser campaign.
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