Sharing your GoFundMe with your friends, family and community is the most important thing you can do to start receiving support. Think about your top ten friends and make sure you share your GoFundMe with them as quickly as possible. This can be through Facebook, Emails, text messages, Twitter… the options are endless.
Check out this video to see how to easily share right from your GoFundMe Dashboard:
Let us take a look at some different sharing options:
Sharing your GoFundMe on Facebook can increase your donations by 350%, so it is best to start posting right away. Share with posts, messages, events or even in Facebook groups. See: How to Make the Most of Facebook
Adding email contacts is an important way to ensure that your friends and family see your GoFundMe and know they can contribute by donating or sharing. Anyone you 'invite' will receive an email invitation to support your GoFundMe. See: How to Add GoFundMe Contacts
Send text messages with your campaign link to 5 people in your life. See: How to Use Your GoFundMe Link. To make it easy, download our mobile app to share your GoFundMe with your contacts without wondering what to say. You can automatically message anyone through our app, or send your contacts a personalised text message from your phone. See: Top 9 Ways to Share From your Phone
If you already have a large following, Twitter is a great place to share your GoFundMe. You can do so by tweeting at your followers, tweeting at influencers or even asking for support from your favourite organisation.
Sharing your GoFundMe with those closest to you is the best way to receive exposure which may open up your GoFundMe to donations from your community. Just remember, you never know who wants to help until you ask.