Crowdfunding is Joomla! extension that provides functionality for building and managing websites for collective fundraising.
Users are able to publish their projects on the front page. They will use a Wizard, which will lead them step by step through the process and will facilitate the creating of their projects.
There are many standard things you might find in a crowdfunding platform - comments, updates, list of backers, rewards. Users are able to leave comments and to follow the process of projects in the section for updates.
The extension is gamified, which increases engagement and makes the fundraising an exciting experience.
The backers will discover campaigns on interactive and informative list. They can search or filter the ideas of innovators by place, categories and other criteria.
Users will be able to use campaign manager, information about all transactions, detailed statistics and other tools, that will help them to monitor what happens with theirs campaigns.
Funding goes through several steps and it is controlled by "Payment Wizard". It is possible to transfer money through PayPal, Blockchain, Coinbase ( Bitcoin ), Bank Transfer, iDEAL via Mollie, AuthorizeNet, WePay, Stripe,...
The system is designed to provide an easy to use user interface. There are project wizard and payment wizard that lead users step by step through the process of creating campaigns and making donations.
The crowdfunding platform was designed as responsive and mobile friendly. It is based on Twitter Bootstrap 2 and uses many of its components.
The extension makes available Crowdfunding API and many plug-in events. The structure is designed to provide an easy way of customizing and extending.
It is possible:
Many additional extensions
There are many additional extensions that you will be able to install on the platform. That will add extra functionality and features.
Many payment plug-ins
There are several payment plugins that you will be able to use. That will give you a chance to give good payment options to your users.
Good front-end management
There is a project manager that provides additional information and statistics to project owners about their campaigns. Moreover, the users will be able to monitor their transaction when they make payments.
The platform is integrated with some popular community extensions; - Easy Social, JomSocial, Social Community, Kunena, Gravatar, Easy Profile, ...
You will find Crowdfunding ChangeLog on its GitHub repository.
You must install Prism Library because the extension needs it to work properly.
And here you are some other resources:
- Currencies XML database
- Countries XML database
- Regions (admin1CodesASCII.txt)
- Email Templates placeholders
- Email templates ( You can import them and use them for example. You should edit them for your needs. )
The resources are published on GitHub and you can help with updating and editing the data.
NOTE: You have to import the currencies via "Currencies Manger", the countries via "Countries Manager" and the locations via "Locations Manager".
NOTE: You have to import the placeholders and mail templates in the extension Email Templates.
Crowdfunding is under GPLv3 license.
You will see how does it work on the demo of the crowdfunding platform.
Special tanks to our partners:
JReviews - wonderful extensions that you can use to create Joomla website with reviews.
JomSocial - amazing Joomla extension that turns the website into social network.
EasySocial - awesome social network extension for Joomla.
You will find more information about how to do it in the translation guide.
You can use ITP Transifex to create and manage Joomla! language packages.
You are able to download Crowdfunding language packages from the platform that generates them.
You have to install the packages via Joomla! Extension Manager.
You can find the source code on Crowdfunding Platform Git repository.
You will find the distribution on Crowdfunding Platform Distribution Git repository.
The minimum requirements to run it properly:
- Joomla! v3.4.x
- PHP 5.5.x
- MySQL 5.5.3+
- jQuery 1.9.x
- cURL, fopen
- Magic Quotes disabled
- mod_rewrite loaded on the server
- Fileinfo loaded on the server
- PHP Intl loaded on the server
- Bootstrap 3 based template
|Crowdfunding Platform ( v2.7.3 | 08 March, 2018 )||Download|
|Crowdfunding Finance ( v2.6 | 26 November, 2017 )||Download|
|Crowdfunding Data ( v2.4.2 | 03 December, 2017 )||Download|
|Crowdfunding Files ( v2.3 | 23 February, 2017 )||Download|
|Crowdfunding Partners ( v2.3 | 18 September, 2016 )||Download|
|Crowdfunding Campaigns ( v1.0 | 23 February, 2017 )|
|Crowdfunding Categories ( v2.4 | 26 November, 2017 )|
|Crowdfunding Filters ( v2.3 )|
|Crowdfunding Filters Sorting ( v2.2 )|
|Crowdfunding Filters Towns ( v2.1 )|
|Crowdfunding Latest ( v2.1 )|
|Crowdfunding Most Funded ( v2.1 )|
|Crowdfunding Popular ( v2.1 )|
|Crowdfunding Predefined Filters ( v2.1 )|
|Crowdfunding Profile ( v2.3.1 )|
|Crowdfunding Reporting ( v2.2 )|
|Crowdfunding Search ( v2.3 )|
|Crowdfunding User Pledges ( v2.1 )|
|Crowdfunding User Projects ( v2.1 )|
|Package - Crowdfunding Gallery ( v1.2 )|
|Content - Crowdfunding Info ( v2.4.1 )|
|Content - Crowdfunding Manager ( v2.2 )|
|Content - Crowdfunding Details Bar ( v1.0 | 23 February, 2017 )|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Conditions ( v1.0 | 23 February, 2017 )|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Login ( v2.3 | 23 February, 2017 )||Download|
|Search - Crowdfunding ( v2.2 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - AuthorizeNet ( v2.0 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Bank Transfer (v2.6| 27 November, 2017)||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Blockchain ( v2.1 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Coinbase ( v3.1-beta1 | 22 April, 2017 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Mollie iDEAL ( v2.2 | 12 March, 2017 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Payeer ( v1.0-beta4 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - PayPal Adaptive ( v2.2.1 | 27February, 2017 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - PayPal Express ( v2.1 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - PesaPal ( v1.2 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Stripe ( v2.4.1 | 07 March 2017 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - Stripe Connect ( v1.3.2 | 22 April, 2017 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingPayment - WePay ( v2.2 | 22 April, 2017 )||Download|
|Third-party integration plug-ins|
|JomSocial - Crowdfunding Menu ( v1.2 )|
|JomSocial - Crowdfunding Projects ( v1.1 )|
|CRON Scripts and plug-ins|
|Crowdfunding CRON ( v1.1 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingCRON - Intentions Notifier ( v1.1 )||Download|
|CrowdfundingCRON - Updates Notifier ( v1.2 )||Download|