The Ultimate Crowdfunding DIY Promotion Toolbox

Want to promote your crowdfunding project but you're on a tight budget, or maybe you're thinking about investing in marketing but you only want to pay for things you cannot do yourself? We've created the ultimate DIY crowdfunding promotion toolbox. No marketing knowledge required and you can start right now.

1. Promote your project better than any other PR agency by submitting your project to all the relevant online portals

Time to complete: 1 - 20hrs

Start from the top and make your way to the bottom:

URL Submit page Twitter Username Followers Categories Regions
betalist.com Submit @BetaList 28,140 kids, gaming, B2C, B2B
producthunt.com @producthunt 76,448
news.ycombinator.com Submit @newsycombinator 101,958 B2C, B2B
thenextweb.com @TheNextWeb 1,540,905
blogs.wsj.com/tech-europe/ @wsj 6,400,366 B2B Europe
huffingtonpost.com @HuffingtonPost 5,747,681
mashable.com @mashable 5,324,187
techcrunch.com @techcrunch 5,150,408
wired.com @wired 4,588,757
lifehacker.com @lifehacker 2,522,482
readwrite.com @RWW 1,626,408
digg.com @digg 1,523,769
gamespot.com Submit @gamespot 1,430,819 gaming, kids
gizmodo.com @Gizmodo 1,398,681
engadget.com @engadget 1,356,364
businessinsider.com Submit @businessinsider 1,086,139 B2B, B2C, gaming USA, AUS, ID, IN, MY, SG
money.cnn.com/technology Submit @CNNMoney 1,033,502 B2B, B2C
news.cnet.com Submit @cnet 981,313 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids USA, AUS, UK, China, Germany, Japan, Korea, France
arstechnica.com Submit @arstechnica 946,742 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
theverge.com Submit @verge 892,504 B2B, B2C, gaming
androidcentral.com Submit @androidcentral 648,959 B2C, gaming
kotaku.com Submit @Kotaku 643,353 B2C, gaming, kids
vbprofiles.com @venturebeat 500,214 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
venturebeat.com Submit @VentureBeat 500,187 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
macworld.com Submit @macworld 461,126 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
androidandme.com Submit @androidandme 416,224 kids, gaming, B2C
technologyreview.com Submit @techreview 397,132 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
joystiq.com Submit @joystiq 363,920 B2C, gaming, kids
androidpolice.com Submit @AndroidPolice 335,636 kids, gaming, B2C, B2B
pcworld.com Submit @PCWorld 305,260 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
pcmag.com @PCMag 275,111
appscout.pcmag.com @PCMag 275,111
androidauthority.com @AndroidAuth 272,277
online.wsj.com/news/technology @WSJD 247,811 B2B
todayonline.com @TODAYonline 244,083
zdnet.com Submit @ZDNet 232,209 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
boingboing.net @boingboing 207,671
androidheadlines.com @Androidheadline 204,865
angel.co @AngelList 200,878
talkandroid.com @talkandroid 175,079
linux.com/ Submit @LinuxFoundation 175,078 B2B, B2C, linux
slashdot.org @slashdot 144,437
tuaw.com @TUAW 138,570
imore.com @iMore 131,086
pocketgamer.co.uk Submit @PocketGamer 129,494 gaming
sitepoint.com @sitepointdotcom 127,252
eurogamer.net @eurogamer 125,533 gaming
maclife.com @MacLife 120,392
techradar.com @techradar 118,395
makeuseof.com @MakeUseOf 117,383
appadvice.com @AppAdvice 114,664
techrepublic.com @TechRepublic 110,901
techland.time.com @techland 108,505
toucharcade.com Email @toucharcade 106,045 B2C, gaming, kids
www.informationweek.com Submit @InformationWeek 97,577 B2C, B2B
androidguys.com @AndroidGuys 93,494
wwwhatsnew.com @wwwhatsnew 92,844
destructoid.com @destructoid 89,717
nextbigwhat.com @nextbigwhat 87,695
techvibes.com @techvibes 86,936
crunchbase.com @crunchbase 82,877
pandodaily.com Email @PandoDaily 79,123 B2C, gaming, kids
iusethisapp.com @iusethisapp 76,912
networkworld.com Submit @networkworld 76,442 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
oreilly.com Submit @OReillyMedia 75,711 B2B, gaming, kids
techinasia.com Submit @Techinasia 74,628 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids Asia
iculture.nl/ Submit @iCulture 67,405 B2C Europe, Netherlands
infoworld.com Submit @infoworld 64,252 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
androidtapp.com Submit @androidtapp 61,455 B2C, gaming, kids
springwise.com Submit @springwise 61,354 B2B, B2C, kids
bostinno.com @BostInno 60,369
alltopstartups.com @Alltopstartups 59,789
tech.co @techcocktail 56,011
appcraver.com Submit @appcraver 49,637 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
androinica.com Submit @androinica 48,413 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
commonsensemedia.org @CommonSense 48,041
inquisitr.com @theinquisitr 45,785
148apps.com @148apps 43,944
theregister.co.uk @TheRegister 40,704
crazymikesapps.com @CrazyMikesapps 39,928
techdirt.com @techdirt 39,340
appdictions.com @AppDictions 38,381
androidappdictions.com @appDictions 38,381
iphoneglance.com @iphoneglance 37,813
iphonealley.com @iPhoneAlley 37,143 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
intomobile.com @IntoMobile 36,898
geekwire.com @geekwire 34,560
itworld.com @ITWorld 30,296
iphonelife.com @iphonelife 30,149
sprouter.com @financialpost 29,091
techhive.com @TechHive 29,046
startupbooster.com @StartupBooster 26,581
fark.com @fark 25,816
iphoneincanada.ca @iPhoneinCanada 25,803
pocket-lint.com @Pocketlint 24,836
imedicalapps.com @iMedicalApps 24,476
theappwhisperer.com @TheAppWhisperer 24,282
macobserver.com @MacObserver 24,103
nibletz.com/advertise/ @nibletztweets 23,724
siliconallee.com Submit @siliconallee 23,679 B2B, B2C, gaming
slidetoplay.com @slidetoplay 22,842
emilychang.com @emilychang 22,567
infoq.com @InfoQ 22,178
mashape.com @mashape 21,048
ilounge.com @iLounge 20,975
electronista.com @electronista 19,698
tools.robingood.com @RobinGood 19,606 B2C
xconomy.com @Xconomy 19,301
gamezebo.com Submit @gamezebo 18,839 B2C, gaming
netted.net Submit @nttd 18,160 B2B, B2C, gaming
appolicious.com @appolicious 17,988 B2C, gaming, kids
eweek.com Submit @eWEEKnews 17,450 B2B, B2C, gaming
appsafari.com @appsafari 16,962
ipadinsight.com Email @iPadInsightBlog 16,876 B2C
sidebar.io Submit @SidebarIO 16,821 B2B, B2C
theapplegoogle.com @TheAppleGoogle 16,348
launch.co Email @LAUNCH 16,079 B2B B2C
geekli.st Submit @gklst 15,859 B2C
appmodo.com Email @Appmodo 15,539 gaming, kids
tapscape.com Submit @tapscape 15,289 B2B, B2C
thisweekinstartups.com @TWistartups 15,279
rudebaguette.com Submit @RudeBaguette 14,875 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids France
appstorearcade.com Submit @appsarcade 14,837 gaming, kids
techeye.net Submit @thetecheye 14,759 B2B, B2C, gaming
androidapps.com @androidapps 14,637 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
pcadvisor.co.uk @PCAdvisor 13,789
web.appstorm.net Submit @webappstorm 13,536 B2B, B2C
killerstartups.com Submit @killerstartups 13,150 B2B, B2C, gaming, kids
ifanzine.com @iFanzine 13,063
venturevillage.eu @VentureVillage 12,794
apppicker.com @AppPicker 12,350
getapp.com Submit @GetApp 12,028 B2B, B2C
e27.sg @e27co 11,969
betakit.com @BetaKit 11,725 Canada
theimum.com @TheiMums 10,967
sociableblog.com Submit @SociableBlog 10,717 B2B, B2C
androidpit.com Submit @AndroidPITcom 10,352 B2B, B2C
tech.eu Submit @tech_eu Europe
appspy.com Submit @appspy 10,200 B2C, gaming, kids
touchmyapps.com @TouchMyApps 10,176
appgamer.net @AppGamerNet 10,122
theiphoneappreview.com @theiphonereview 10,001
androidappsreview.com @androidappsrevw 9,950
appuseful.com @UsefulWebApps 9,940
startupli.st @startuplist 9,540
touchgen.net @TouchGen 9,459
f6s.com Submit @f6s 9,424 B2B
techli.com @techli 9,422
lifeinlofi.com @LifeInLoFiBlog 9,350
pocketfullofapps.com @pocketfullofapp 9,018
gust.com @gustly 8,856
launchrock.co @LaunchRock 8,836
siliconangle.com @SiliconANGLE 8,734
appaddict.net @OTGGamer 8,724
theiphonemom.com @theiPhonemom 8,307
appsnuke.com @AppsNuke 8,144
appyzilla.com @appyzilla 8,124
android.appstorm.net @droidappstorm 8,021
startups.fm @Startupsfm 8,015
freeappsarcade.com @FreeAppsArcade 7,950
addictivetips.com @AddTips 7,690
bestappsforkids.com Submit @bestappsforkids 7,671 B2C, gaming, kids
digital-storytime.com @iPad_storytime 7,569
padgadget.com @PadGadget 7,428
news.layervault.com @designernewsbot 7,353
ziipa.com @ziipa 6,961
launchingnext.com @LaunchingNext 6,806
ikidapps.com Submit @ikidapps 6,671 B2C, gaming, kids
capterra.com/vendors @Capterra 6,493
technews.techfact.org Submit @techfactorg 6,489
applenapps.com @AppleNApps 6,488
dzineblog.com Submit @dzineblog 6,270 B2B, B2C
startupmeme.com Submit @startupmeme 6,223 B2B
splatf.com Submit @splatf 5,994 B2B, B2C
hotmacapps.com @HotMacApps 5,660
dailyappshow.com @dailyappshow 5,365
whatsoniphone.com @WhatsOniPhone 5,208
smokinapps.com @whatsoniphone 5,208
iphoneappsfinder.com @iphoneness 5,082
younoodle.com @younoodle 4,484
bestkidsapps.com @BestKidsApps 4,392
technologytell.com @technologytell 4,363
go2web20.net @go2web20 4,295
erlibird.com @erlibirdapp 4,238
nextupasia.com @NextUpAsia 3,744 Asia
eu-startups.com/directory/ @EU_startups 3,560 Europe
alphadigits.com @AlphaDigits 3,554
ismashphone.com @ismashphone 3,476
insanely-great.com @insanely_great 3,359
appappeal.com @appappeal 3,341
myipadapps.com @myipadapps 3,330
building43.com @building43 3,300
new-startups.com @newstartupideas 3,286
bestvendor.com/vendors @BestVendor 3,170
onethingwell.org @onethingwell 3,158
webespy.com @webespy 3,128
indiegamereviewer.com @IndieGameReview 3,079
allmyfaves.com @allmyfaves 3,078
mevvy.com @mevvysupport 2,943
thesmartphoneappreview.com @SmartAppReview 2,937
iphoneappsreviewonline.com @iphoneapponline 2,882
inviteshare.tumblr.com @InviteShare 2,871
yappler.com @YapplerStream 2,777
diygamer.com @DIYGamer 2,768
eurodroid.com @Eurodroid 2,738
osnews.com @osnews 2,661
feedmyapp.com @feedmyapp20 2,487
wearelatech.com @WeAreLATech 2,454 Los Angeles
cloudbase3.com @Cloudbase3 2,442
medacity.com @Medacity 2,403
startupnews.me @startuppitchno1 2,362
thestartuppitch.com @startuppitchno1 2,362
webapprater.com @webapprater2011 2,355
appysmarts.com @AppySmarts 2,329
appstorm.net @appstorm 2,314
toucharchive.com @TouchArchive 2,287
softwareadvice.com/software-vendors/ @softwareadvice 2,279
lifeofandroid.com @lifeofandroid 2,270
startuptunes.com @startuptunes 2,264
iphonecaptain.com @iphonecaptain 2,212
buymeaniphone.com @GeeksterLabs 2,163
techtools4mom.com @TechTools4Mom 2,087
comparz.com @comparz 2,014
scribophile.com @scribophile 1,796
newsvine.com @newsvine 1,794
touchreviews.net @touchreviews 1,736
shineapp.com @Shine_App 1,652
androidrundown.com @AndroidRundown 1,630
isource.com @iSource 1,559
youngupstarts.com @youngupstarts 1,542
iphoneappreviews.net @iphoneappreview 1,536
webdevtwopointzero.com @webdev20 1,516
www.whatsnewonthenet.com Submit @WhatsNewOnNet 1,482
appsontapp.com @AppsOnTapp 1,388
appchatter.com @appchatter 1,370
dailyiphoneblog.com @dailyiphoneblog 1,365
listio.com/web20/ @listio 1,338
listio.com @Listio 1,338
appsized.com @appSIZED 1,337
startupwizz.com @StartupWizz 1,311
appshrink.com @appshrink 1,276
aboutyourstartup.com @AYStartup 1,208
startuptabs.com Submit @startuptabs 1,194
singlefunction.com @SingleFunction 1,164
dailytech.com @DailyTech 1,097
momb.socio-kybernetics.net @MoMB 1,079
launch.it @Launch_it 1,049
nineoverten.com @zorocaster 1,005
artoftheiphone.com @ArtoftheiPhone 960
appreviews4u.com @appcomrade 923
app-score.com @robertsammons 905
lowdownmag.com @robertsammons 905
wirebot.com @Wirebot 885
ehipnews.com @ehipnews 874
productivewebapps.com @PWApps 860
reddit.com/r/startups @rstartups 828
alltop.com @androidcowboy 679
androidcowboy.com @AndroidCowboy 679
startuplift.com @startuplift 666
minisprout.com @minisprout 566
topalternatives.com @topalt 555
igameradio.com @iGameRadio 547
betapunch.com @BetaPunch 543
en.webrazzi.com/about/ @WebrazziEnglish 528
web2null.de @web2null 514
betabound.com @betabound 508
iosrpg.com @iOSRPG 499
startupproject.org @Startup_Project 496
cee-startups.com @CEEStartups 477
sideprojects.web3canvas.com @surjithctly 474
appvita.com @appvita 452
appeggs.com @App_Eggs 445
cloudli.st @cloudlistapps 435
webappheaven.com @WebAppHeaven 420
freshapps.com @freshapps 406
ontheapp.com @OnTheApp 384
whatsmyapp.com @whatsmyapp 355
topappreviews101.com @topappreviews10 349
eastist.com @eastistnews 343
rev2.org @Rev2 340
geekopedia.me/startupsubmit/ @Geekopedia 334
romanianstartups.com @rostartups 333
sideracket.com @sideracket 326
nobrainerappreviews.com @nobrainerapps 314
wikindu.com @bunturedempter 278
appzilla.co.uk @AppZilla 262
venturebin.com @venturebin 257
appspirate.com @AppsPirate 244
appstouse.com @appstouse 241
apps4review.com @apps4review 238
askyourandroid.com @AskYourAndroid 235
ratemystartup.com @RateMyStartup 235
kickoffboost.com @kickoffboost 224
www.yallaspree.com @yallaspree 212 ecommerce, retail UAE
favsync.com @favsync 198
en.startit.rs @startiten 178
startupbook.co @StartupBookCo 173
cloudxl.com @CloudXL 171
theappera.com @TheAPPera 158
apps400.com @apps400 155
demogirl.com @DemoGirl 154
iphonetoolbox.com @iphonetoolbox 146
techattitude.com @techattitude 144
submityourstartup.com @StartupSubmit 126
latestandroidapps.net @GoogleAndroidRe 115
paidcontent.org @paidcontent 103
bestappsite.com @terrywhite 80
coolappsman.com @coolappsman 75
livetoclose.com @alwaysLTC 75
100bestandroidapps.com @100bestapps 72
appupper.com @appupper 67
greatestwebapps.com @greatestwebapps 61
theappgoddess.com @theappgoddess 58
appsmirror.com @AppsMirror 57
breakpoint.io @breakpointio 52
startupbird.com @StartupsEU 48
slapapp.com Submit @SlapApp 40 B2C, gaming, kids
firespotting.com @firespotting 39
openforbeta.com @openforbeta 35
consultiq.com/directory/ @Consultiq 31
sus.io @sus_io 23
androidpocketreviews.com @andpockrev 23
submitstartup.com @submitstartup 21
paggu.com @Paggu 18
newappsreview.com @NewAppsReview 16
justgonelive.com @JustGoneLive 15
iphoneappcafe.com @iPhoneAppCafe 9
appreviewcentral.net @drcentral 9
betabait.com @betabait 8
leanstack.io @leanstackio 7
blogging.cwl.cc @calwell 2
testflightapp.com
tech.li
vator.tv
appdigity.com
apps24h.com
appshopper.com
bigstartups.com
cloudsurfing.com
en.startupbusiness.it
hackerstreet.in
internet.com
ipadgames.com
iwaat.com
launchatgrow.strutta.com
mobileappbreakfast.com
thetopapppreviews.com
www.singlebrokefemale.com Submit 2,993,563 B2C, women
iphone-games-review.com
theipadfan.com Submit @TheiPadFan B2B, B2C
reddit.com/r/entrepreneur @RedditEntre
ipadnewsdaily.com @IPND
iphonegameruk.co.uk @iphonegameruk
breue.com
reddit.com/r/launchpages
reddit.com/r/sideproject
scoutness.com
springspotters.com
sproutr.co
techblissonline.com
technologizer.com
techpluto.com
techweb.com

2. Don't have a press kit? Follow this template and step-by-step guide on how to create your own press kit.

Then submit the press kit to the news websites where you would like to be featured.

Time to complete: 1h

3. Create a powerful, laser-targeted email newsletter even if you have 0 subscribers.

Google+ allows you to send emails to up to 100 people at a time. If used wisely, this could be the most powerful tool in your marketing arsenal.

Time to complete: 2-5 days

4. Get thousands of retweets with CoPromote

With CoPromote you earn credits by retweeting/reposting other users' content that you can use to get other people to retweet your own content. CoPromote supports Twitter (retweets), YouTube (likes) and Tumblr (reblogs).

Time to complete: 1h

5. Check out the crowdfunding infographic for juicy free extra tips.

The Petagadget Ultimate Crowdfunding Cheatsheet comes with 10 free tips & tricks that you can use to increase conversions on your campaign.

Time to complete: 1 - 10hrs
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