fan-funding

  • Wattpad Launches New Self-Publishing Crowdfunding, First Revenue Model For The Social Network

    Wattpad Launches New Self-Publishing Crowdfunding, First Revenue Model For The Social Network

    Wattpad, the Toronto-based social network based on writing and reading, has just announced a new crowdfunding platform called “Fan Funding” which offers authors on its network the chance to leverage their huge followings for raising capital towards creative works. It’s like a Wattpad-housed Kickstarter for creative projects, but there’s good reason Wattpad users would… Read More

  • Sellaband teams up with Public Enemy

    Sellaband teams up with Public Enemy

    [Netherlands] Hip hop pioneers Public Enemy will partner with fan-funding site Sellaband to finance their next album. Public Enemy is one of the first established acts to sign up to Sellaband’s new custom funding program and aims to raise $250,000 for the album in $25 increments. Public Enemy was incidentally also one of the first acts to release music on mp3. Amsterdam-based… Read More