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Simshar makes it to DVD thanks to Crowdfunding

Rebecca Cremona, director of internationally-acclaimed Maltese film Simshar can finally put rest to a question which people have been asking her for years. Yes, Simshar will now be available on DVD. This was made possible thanks to a Crowdfunding campaign on Zaar.com.mt Read more about this success story here.   Tweet

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The Best Crowdfunding Campaigns Ever

Two of the top five highest funded crowdfunding projects of all time are video games Ever wondered about the most successful crowdfunding projects to ever get funded? Well, a look at Wikipedia’s list of the highest funded campaigns ever gives a very interesting overview of what people want to invest their money into these days. The most funded project, classifiedread more

Inspire teams up with Zaar to crowdfund therapeutic Horseback Riding

Inspire has teamed up with Zaar.com.mt to launch a crowdfunding campaign aimed at funding horseback riding for people with a disability in Gozo. This service was much needed in Gozo and it will help people improve their physical condition and gain confidence in their abilities. Read more about this initiative on: Malta Today Gozo News   Tweet

Local Pinocchio production adds crowdfunding to its startegy

In this piece by Iggy Fenech, the director of Johane Casabene Dance Conservatoire shares her ambitions about the upcoming play of Pinocchio. Aware of Malta’s market limitations, Johane has turned to local crowdfunding platform ZAAR.com.mt to help fulfill her professional ambitions. Read more about the story and how you can help over here.   Tweet

Secrets of Highly Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns (Part 1)

Crowdfunding is an excellent way of gathering support for your product or project and, if done well, it can help you kick-start your marketing campaign, find new customers and expand your business. Here’s some useful advice to get you going. 1) Know your product/project inside out – This might sound obvious, however it’s important to make sure you know exactlyread more

Zaar places first in 2016 National Enterprise Support Award

Zaar.com.mt, Malta’s first crowd-funding platform, has been announced as the winner of the 2016 Malta’s National Enterprise Support Awards. As part of its success, Zaar will now be representing Malta in the 2016 European Enterprise Promotion Awards. Held in Slovakia next November, this contest is the European equivalent of the one which Zaar has just locally won. Click here toread more

Meet the man behind Malta’s first Graphic Novel Library

It was in 2013 when Ryan Scicluna, a comic book fanatic and librarian by profession, decided to start a public graphic novel collection. Aware of the demand in foreign countries, and eager to ensure a well-curated comic section, Ryan successfully launched a crowdfunding campaign to reach these aims. Read more about how Ryan used crowdfunding here.   Tweet

Cycling across America to help out children

A team of cyclists is gearing up to take part in the Race Across America. Through this race, the team aims to collect funds to help children in St. Claire College San Miguel, Pembroke’s primary School.  The group aims to collect money via two ways – direct donations, as well as through a crowdfunding campaign with ZAAR.com.mt One can find more informationread more