You can able to set a low cost crowdfunding campaign using the Word press, if you are capable to host projects, accept pledges and integrate with payment providers.
Here are some simple steps to build a crowdfunding platform using Word press:
- Register a domain:
The first step involves registering a domain with different host names like .com, .cc, .net and .org. When comparing with others, the highly recommended domain name is .com. Mention some domain names with friends to make sure that they can remember it easily. It is safe to use a domain name which may match the keyword user might type in search engine to get into your site.
- Choose a host provider:
You can use Go Daddy and 1&1.com to for registering domain name. After registering your domain name, choose a hosting provider to host your website. The main thing you need to do is to show off the purchased domain name to your hosting provider.
- Install Word press:
After pointing your domain name with the hosting provider, install Word press on your hosting account.
- Set up a theme:
After your Word press installation, upload a suitable crowdfunding theme with more functionality.
- Create marketing strategy:
Some of the best ways for marketing include involvement in social media platforms, press release submission, leaving comments on blogs, hosting webinars and so on. Every marketing strategy involves outbound and inbound marketing. Outbound marketing involves advertisements and inbound involves attraction of visitors through free resource, education.