Clockwise from left: A view of the 2011 Sundance Film Festival (Getty Images); the "Pad Bracket" funded by Indiegogo.com; A project's funding at Kickstarter.com; Slava Rubin of Indiegogo.com (AP Photo).
Do you have a really great idea and a plan to create it but lack the funds to make it happen then crowd funding could be for you.
check out the article below to see how a film maker raised enough monety to finish his film and get in to the Sundance Film Festival in the USA
A similar idea is Crowd Sourcing
This is the blog of Mr Morrison, a design and technology teacher and enthusiast. Design has the potential to solve many of the worlds social and environmental issues. This blog documents projects I run in my classes and other interesting design related material.