1. Tell your story
This can be tricky, but being honest and open is always best.
Find out how to write the perfect story here.
2. Pick an image with impact
A picture tells a thousand words. Let your camera do the talking and make sure your photos help tell your story.
3. Set a realistic target
Set yourself a goal to work towards. You can change this at any time.
4. Get sharing
Sharing your Page on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and WhatsApp will help you raise more. People want to hear about the amazing things you're making happen.
Check out our sharing tips.
5. Don't forget about email
6. Pitch to the media
Journalists receive hundreds of stories every week, so be concise and direct, using powerful language to grab their attention.
Here's our top tips for 'getting in the press'.
7. Add a video or livestream
Add a video as a cover photo by adding a YouTube link. Videos really help tell your story and why your cause is so important. You can also livestream directly on your page to show how you are raising money. Find out more here.
Download a poster we've created just for you to raise awareness in your community. Stick this up in local hangouts and notice boards in your area.
Find out how.
9. Updates, updates, updates!
Keep your page regularly updated. Inspire your supporters to share your campaign - give them an insight into your progress, struggles and achievements along the way.
10. Say thanks!
Don’t underestimate the power of a simple thank you. Turn your donors into true supporters of your campaign by showing them the difference their donation will make.
See our 'thanking' tips.