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EQUITY CROWDFUNDING WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT

One of their ideas was to develop an equity crowdfunding website that connects non-accredited and accredited investors with startups and emerging businesses listed on crowdfunding platforms across different industries.

OVERVIEW

The client is a New York based financial consultant for startups and small businesses. They are acclaimed for designing innovative ideas to attract investment and crowdfunding schemes that have helped businesses develop and grow in the last 15 years. One of their ideas was to develop an equity crowdfunding website that connects non-accredited and accredited investors with startups and emerging businesses listed on crowdfunding platforms across different industries. DreamzTech got the opportunity to enhance this platform by providing a feature-rich, user-intuitive and user engaging crowdfunding cum social networking website portal.

GOALS

  • Unification of data
    received
    from all equipment onto a single platform and automated interpretation.
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    each
    machine with upper and lower reading limits so that alerts can be generated in case
    of
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  • Process data and represent
    in
    the form of animated graphs and charts wherever possible for instant decision
    making.
  • Using Industrial IoT to
    monitor equipment health and provide scheduled maintenance, proactive and preventive
    maintenance.
  • Platform to view the
    current
    status of a machine and the ability to view its breakdown history.
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    the
    option to control machines from a user interface using PLC/SCADA and IoT.

Business Problems

  • Absence of a centralized platform to promote crowdfunding campaigns for startups.
  • Inability to connect investors with potential startups companies under one single platform.
  • A mechanism to easily add import or export crowdfunding campaigns from different platforms.
  • Engaging users and enabling them to take better and easy investment decisions.
  • Problem in connecting and building investors’ community network.
  • Promoting funding campaigns across different social media platforms.
  • Attracting and pulling target audiences.
  • Popularizing startup brands with investor reviews and ratings.

SOLUTIONS WE PROVIDED

  • CMS website developed on WordPress provided a centralized platform to promote crowdfunding campaigns.
  • Connects non-accredited and accredited investors with startups listed under a single platform.
  • Custom made plugins to add crowdfunding campaigns by admin.
  • Search, browse crowdfunding offerings across different industries and invest in just a few clicks.
  • Community forum to connect other users and build a social network.
  • Share company offerings and crowdfunding details on social media platforms.
  • Online chat forum to chat with other users and join various chat rooms for increased networking.
  • Review and rating of companies for boosting brands and exposure.

Approach from DreamzTech

DreamzTech developed a collaboration platform for the community members that would combine the best of event management and social media marketplace. The platform consists of features like live video & audio streaming, the instant chat is available over the web and mobile apps. DreamzTech got the opportunity to provide consulting, technical architecture, development and end to end testing services with computerized workflows, modern user experience, unified tracking, and business insight.

ANALYSIS

DreamzTech scrutinized business requirements and researched on similar websites and platforms to produce a feature list. Discussion on finalizing the requirements was done along with the client while keeping the target audience as the focus point.

PLANNING

Experts were utilized by DreamzTech to analyze and suggest technology and a suitable platform be used for the easy website management by the client. The appropriate theme was finalized by UI experts. Custom plugin development was planned and designed. A list of free plugins was also listed for cost-saving.

DEPLOYMENT

DreamzTech followed an Agile process for implementation. We accepted almost every change request from the client in every sprint even though the budget was fixed. The team delivered the project in a span of just 3 months. All issues from UAT and post-production were resolved for free within the warranty period.

THE BUSINESS BENEFITS

The client has been handed over a robust, easy to use website portal that can appeal to several investors. Its rich features and intuitive design ensured prolonged user engagement.
The portal has attracted positive feedback from a large number of live potential investors, marketing companies, startups companies, and other investment platforms.

Key Application Features

The portal developed by DreamzTech is rich with advanced features.

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Get live investment news and updates from various external sources.

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Manage your profile details and investment profile to connect with other investors.

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Browse various startups company offerings, funding details and invest in just a few clicks.

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Share the website or any of the investment opportunity pages to your social media platform with your friends.

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Meet and connect with fellow investor users to socialize and build powerful networks on a single platform.

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Send messages and get notified with incoming messages, friend’s activities, and new connection requests.

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Add your favorite startup investment opportunities to the watchlist to easily organize and watch over anytime.

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Configure different settings related to your accounts like emails, notifications, privacy, and other general settings.

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Rate a company and submit your reviews. Also browse other investor reviews and ratings before deciding to invest.

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Quickly register by filling basic details or login via social media account and start investing in minutes.

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Online chat forum to connect and socialize with all users and join in different chat rooms.

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For any website related issues or queries reach out to online chat support and connect with help executive.

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Admin can easily add and manage companies or investment opportunities from any external source and host in the portal to attract investors.

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Admin can manage all the website contents by using a user-friendly and intuitive CMS management system.

Technology Overview

USER INTERFACE:

HTML5

CSS 3

jQuery

BUSINESS LOGIC:

WordPress

DATABASE:

MySQL

OTHER TOOLS & TECHNOLOGY:

GIT

JIRA

Moqups

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