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. Share with your immediate network first
Tell your close friends and family about your page, once they've shown their support, share it far and wide.
5. Get social
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 social media tips.
6. Don't forget about email
7. Pitch to the media
8. Identify influencers
Identify celebs, politicians or people with a big network and reach out to them online - a share or retweet from someone who already has an established network will immediately expand the reach of your campaign.
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.