|What problem are you solving?||1. Artists and researchers need time to focus on the projects they are doing. |
2. There has to be a way to support online content.
3. Crowdfunding is becoming focus on startups instead of individual creators.
4. The current academic funding system is not efficient.
|What is your solution?||We are making crowdfunding free and social. We help artists and researchers afford the time for creative freedom. Ratafire is the first free to use on-going fundraising site.|
|Target Market||Artists and researchers who are looking for on-going crowdfunding|
|How will you make money?||Ratafire is free. We will consider a revenue model later, including advertisement, but the basic features of the site will always be free.|
|Tell us about the market & founders, why is this a great opportunity?||In on-going crowdfunding, creators are being funded by their friends, so this market has the potential to be quite universal.About the founder: |
Fari recently graduated from NYU. She was a computer science turned philosophy major, but she spent her time in philosophy coding Ratafire in her room, instead of going to classes.
|Founders Names||Fari Liang|
|What type of funding has the company received?||Bootstrap|
|If you have a press kit or image gallery please provide a link (optional)||NA|