Is Crowdfunding For Everyone? The Successes & Failures
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You can crowdfund just about anything, even Kobe beef jerky. Yeah, I know — weird. Although the Kobe Red project turned out to be a scam, it managed to raise over $120,000 before it was suspended. Here’s a quick glimpse of the three most successful crowdfunding projects, as well as the three most devastating failures.

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  1. Joel L
    December 1, 2013 at 4:02 pm

    Despite the downsides (e.g., scams and potential for failure), I think crowdfunding is still one of the best innovations in investment methodologies.

  2. David Bobb
    December 1, 2013 at 2:05 pm

    A nice one wouldve been 'Biggest projects that fell short' (projects that gathered the largest amount of funds but did not make their goals), e.g. Ubuntu Edge. Another one could be about Crowdfunding precursors (before Crowd Funding became popular) e.g. the Blender modeling software.