This is the part two of a three-part series on ‘how to use crowdfunding to launch your projects’ where we learn from two journalists, Peter Jukes and Martin Hickman, how they have successfully crowdfunded their journalism projects and how you can do the same.

In this episode, Peter tells his story and explains how he accidentally finds himself appealing to the public to fund his projects. Watch this fascinating tale.

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In the next and last part we will get more tips and advice from Martin and Peter and their guest speaker, Seung Yoon Lee, founder of to successfully crowdfund your project. I will also give you a summary of the key takeaways to run your own crowdfunding campaign. So stay tuned.


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Francine Beleyi is a bilingual French-English, digital strategist and marketing expert, multimedia journalist, speaker, and change agent. She helps business owners, consultants, trainers, journalists, freelancers and other solopreneurs to leverage the digital tools to accelerate their results.

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