We hosted our very first information session “Let’s Talk Crowdfunding” last Friday to a wonderful crowd of creative individuals. Braving the sticky heat, 70 of our guests rocked up to Hub Melbourne to listen to our successful project creators Jeremy Kool and Kylie Gusset talk crowdfunding.
Jeremy discussed the importance of using social media to your advantage. Jeremy’s project 'The Paper Fox' raised double the intended funding goal!
14th Dec 2011 12:44pm Read More
Great achievements in history start with strong connections and this is no different. Pozible is very excited to announce our new partnership with the Melbourne chapter of the Awesome Foundation! Founded in the United States, the Awesome Foundation is a global network of individuals dedicated to “forwarding awesomeness in the universe”. Every month, The Awesome Foundation gives a $1000 grant to achieving and creating “awesomeness” around certain topics of interest. A group of trustees distribute the funds without any
13th Dec 2011 10:54am Read More
In an effort to improve our services, Pozible have created a survey. Why?, you may ask. Well, the team at Pozible would love to know about you. Whether you're a past or current project creator, generous project supporter or crowd-funding newbie, we want your thoughts! Pozible want to know what makes their audiences tick, as well as making it a site tailored to your needs. So give us your HONEST opinion: this is your chance to sing our praises, or vent your spleen! Once
8th Dec 2011 12:26pm Read More
You are invited to join Australia's first ever crowdfunding information session for an informative night about crowdfunding, and how it can benefit your creative or artistic project. Join Pozible co-founders Rick Chen and Alan Crabbe, who will provide advice on how to help your project gain more supporters and help guide your project's campaign. The event will also feature successful project creator Kylie Gusset, who managed to raise over $38,000 for her project "A Ton of Wool" and Jeremy Kool, who is due to reach his
23rd Nov 2011 17:05pm Read More
By Peter Ghin The ‘crowd funding’ concept is still in its relative infancy in Australia, so much so that even the spellcheck on my Mac seems a little confused by the phrase; is it two words or one? or maybe it has a hyphen? Crowd funding is an idea that taps into the collective generosity of people to leverage funds to finance a project. The platforms available in Australia generally support initiatives that have either a creative (Pozible, The Awesome Foundation) or social (Start Some Good) bent. There’s no doubt that in a
14th Nov 2011 12:09pm Read More
We are excited to announce that we hit $1 million in total pledges on Pozible last week. This was make possible through the support of thousands of Project Supporters, Project Creators, Promoters and through the help of our Network Collaborators, so Thank You! We feel very lucky and fortunate to be involved in Pozible and it is amazing to see and hear about projects that might not have existed without the Pozible platform. We don't get much time to look back at our achievements but to celebrate this milestone we've decided to put together a timeline for Pozible
24th Oct 2011 09:34am Read More
Crowdfunding is a pretty amazing thing. Watching one dollar add to another dollar and another until a target is reached just shows how much every little bit counts. But what most people may not realise is that even when you don’t have any money to spare, you can still manage to support a project and create a positive outcome. And there is a group of these people already that have made a huge in-direct impact to projects. Pozible has always been aware of a group of unsung heroes who raise the profile of projects and expand the network reach for
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