In this post we present a compilation of very useful crowdfunding WordPress themes and plugins. A crowdfunding website can be quite demanding to build if you want to have crowd financing features and be able to control the process from A to Z. This is where CMS platforms like WordPress can become a real time saver.
Crowdfunding has become tremendously popular as a means of collecting money through the web because of its wide reach, to support all kinds of activities and projects by both organizations and individuals. Crowdfunding is not a new phenomenon, as this way of micro financing has been used for several hundred years. It is a way of giving or lending money to individuals, organisations or start-ups with low income and no opportunities for getting a loan. Crowdfunding can be used for supporting scientific research, free software development, civic projects, inventions, disaster relief, political campaigns and so on.
If you want to start a crowdfunding community site similar to Kickstarter.com or Indiegogo you will need a strong platform. To give you a good idea of the possibilities I have decided to showcase more than 15 crowdfunding WordPress themes and plugins.
These themes and plugins will help provide a great solution for building a professional crowd funding website based on WordPress. WordPress is an open source platform and the themes and plugins you will need are inexpensive and easy to work with. You should of course look for features that will make you website attractive and user-friendly, but also aim for a flexible theme with plenty of customization options and good support.
If you know of other crowdfunding WordPress themes that were not included in my list, please share them with us through the comments. You may also share this post with friends who may become interested in crowfunding WordPress themes.
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I have personally build a website with this theme and I find it very useful and easy to manage. Fundify is a “All in One” crowdfunding theme that lets you create your own crowdfunding website even if you are not a skilled web designer.
This theme is a crowdfunding theme with a lot of useful features, set tipping points for group funding, set funding goals and responsive design.
This feature packed theme has been created specifically for musicians and bands. It is a great solution that will enable you to display pages for band members, your music, events, blog posts and even crowdfunding for your musical projects. The theme integrates with the Ignition Deck premium plugin.
Mission is a church theme offering everything that a church would ever need, from pod-casting to calendars to commerce and funding, mission aims to provide an advanced one stop solution for your church.
FUNDER is a Responsive Crowdfunding WordPress Theme that has been conceived with a proper balance between Ui & Ux enabling backers and project creator to participate in the crowdfunding process through a simplified process based on 4 steps
Crowdpress is a responsive crowd-funding theme that you can create on your own. Has unique flip-style slider and lots of page layouts options. A CrowdFunding WordPress theme powered by Easy Digital Downloads and Astoundify’s Crowdfunding plugin.
Creating an awesome crowdfunding site is easy with Campaignify. It is a powerful theme for single campaign fundraising with a engaging design and lots of useful features.
Fundingpress is a WordPress theme that allows you to create your own crowdfunding site.Users will be able to create projects that are brought to life through the direct support of others.
GoodWork is the absolutely ultimate theme for business! It is an elegant & modern solution packed up with an incredibly great amount of high quality features. The theme provides support for the Ignition Deck Crowd Funding Plugin for WordPress.
It is a premium crowdfunding WordPress theme, very responsive, crisp retina graphics and also multilingual. Built on top of Easy Digital Downloads and Crowdfunding by Astoundify, Franklin gives you the ability to crowdfund your latest project in style. It is designed to work both for single-campaign websites and community oriented crowdfunding websites.
Fundraising – MORE INFO
Fundraising gives you a flexible WordPress-based system for organizing fundraisers and donations.
IgnitionDeck works with any of the thousands of themes available for WordPress, but also includes a free copy of our WordPress crowdfunding framework, Theme 500.
Crowdfunding by Astoundify – MORE INFO
Crowdfunding by Astoundify is a funding platform for WordPress. An extension that seamlessly integrates with Easy Digital Downloads, the Crowdfunding plugin lets you crowd fund everything from films, games, music to art, design and technology or anything you can think of.
Personal Fundraiser – MORE INFO
Expand your fundraising base by getting your donors and fans involved in the fundraising process.
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