RocketHub may sound like a NASA program, but it’s actually one of Fractured Atlas’s crowdfunding partners! Launched in 2010, RocketHub is a crowdfunding platform that allows arts, science, and other projects to raise funds anywhere in the world. The partnership with RocketHub allows our fiscally sponsored projects to use RocketHub’s crowdfunding platform to solicit [...]
How do you keep in touch with your fans? Most of you probably keep some kind of e-mail list of people who’ve either come to one of your events, or found out about your work online. Managing this list can be time consuming, as people move to new e-mail addresses or request to be taken [...]
Fractured Atlas is offering a workshop called Fiscal Sponsorship + Crowdfunding = $$ for Creative Projects at the Foundation Center in San Francisco on Tuesday, October 22nd.
The session is designed for anyone who is interested in using fiscal sponsorship. We’ll explore the benefits and use of Fractured Atlas’s fiscal sponsorship program as a fundraising tool. There will [...]
At long last! A book for entrepreneurs that even I can get through without falling asleep on the subway. (I say this as someone with a fine arts degree who has little patience for reading business books that seem geared more for the overachieving MBA candidate.) And what about this month’s pick earns such high [...]
Five years ago, Fractured Atlas began to imagine a new cloud-based software platform for managing arts organizations: Artful.ly.
We knew going in that this would likely be the most ambitious, challenging project we’d ever attempted. In a sense, it was the culmination of our first decade of work as a technology-driven arts service organization. While technology [...]
There’s that saying: “a picture is worth a thousand words.” And we know that the way people consume content on the internet is extremely visual. Readers confronted with a block of dense text will likely only read the first paragraph before moving on. Quality images are key to conveying key information to readers in a [...]
Now that the humble, once-reviled animated Gif has been resurrected from the mass grave of internet that is Geocities, Social Media platforms have been quick to capitalize on the trend. Vine is Twitter’s new foray in micro-video sharing, enabling users to record, edit, and share short 6 second videos, often with hilarious results. While at [...]
POSITION: Technology Marketing Fellow
POSTED: October 4, 2013
DEADLINE: October 21, 2013
Along with all the positive feedback on our infographic guide to ObamaCare for individual artists, we got a lot of requests for a follow-up guide to help small businesses. (Fractured Atlas is a small business, and if you have at least one employee, this applies to you too!) This is a big moment for us as [...]
In 2001, under the guise of the Artists Affordable Healthcare Initiative, Fractured Atlas began offering health insurance to a long underserved population of artists. For decades, non-traditional employment models had put our community at a severe disadvantage in the US health insurance marketplace. With its ambitious promise of a slightly more level playing field, our [...]