Global Crowdfunding Market 2018-2022
About this market
Crowdfunding campaigns as avenues for crowdsourcing to drive market growth. In the traditional funding, marketing, and product launch processes, there was very little interaction with the customers before the product reached them. However, this is one of the advantages of crowdfunding campaigns, which enables entrepreneurs to interact with customers or even to gauge the success of the product before launch. Technavio’ s analysts have predicted that the crowdfunding market will register a CAGR of more than 17% by 2022.
Social media as a source of free of cost promotion
One of the major factors driving the global crowdfunding market is that it used as a means of free promotion. It provides an opportunity to pre-sell a product and also acts as a free of cost marketing tool. Therefore, an active crowdfunding campaign can go further than just acquiring the required funds.
Time consuming process
Crowdfunding is a process, which includes several stages involving product development, finding investors for initial investments to fund marketing expenses, product registration, and expenses related to making the product compliant to standards, if any. These pre-launch processes are time intensive for the entrepreneurs and often leads to delays in crowdfunding projects.
For the detailed list of factors that will drive and challenge the growth of the crowdfunding market during the 2018-2022, view our report.
The market appears to be fragmented and with the presence of several companies including Patreon and Teespring the competitive environment is quite intense. Factors such as the social media as a source of free of cost promotion and the crowdfunding campaigns as avenues for crowdsourcing, will provide considerable growth opportunities to crowdfunding manufactures. GoFundMe, Indiegogo, Kickstarter, Patreon, and Teespring are some of the major companies covered in this report.
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Crowdfunding Market 2018-2022
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global crowdfunding market: GoFundMe, Indiegogo, Kickstarter, Patreon, and Teespring.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is the crowdfunding campaigns as avenues for crowdsourcing.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is the social media as a source of free of cost promotion.
Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is the time-consuming process.
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