The number one reason that haunts don't make it past the concept stage is funding.
However, as haunts get more expensive to open and remain high-risk traditiional sources to raise capital are being closed off. Banks, investors and self-funding are getting harder and harder to do.
In response to that, some haunts are turning into a more tech-savvy means of getting off of the ground: Crowdfunding.
So, in this episode, we take a look at crowdfunding, what it means, whether its right for haunts and offer some advice on making it work.
This week's episode includes:
- Conference Reminders
What is Crowdfunding?
Why Choose Crowdfunding?
The Risks of Crowdfunding
Where to Crodwfund? (Kickstarter and IndieGoGo)
Suggestions and Tips for Crowdfunding
Things to Consider if The Campaign Fails
All in all, if you're looking to launch a haunt or to expand a current one, this is an episode you do not want to miss!