Find direct funding for a project - through crowdsourced funding or grants:
Kickstarter - is the world's largest funding platform for creative projects. A home for film, music, art, theater, games, comics, design, photography, and more.
Hatchfund - is a public charity and grant making organization. Dedicated to arts advocacy, support and funding of America's finest living artists.
Indiegogo - is the largest global fundraising site & best crowdfunding for film, music, hardware, technology, personal causes, charity, small businesses, gaming, and more.
The Awesome Foundation - a worldwide network of people devoted to forwarding the interest of awesomeness in the universe by distributing a series of monthly $1,000 grants to projects and their creators.
Pozible a crowdfunding platform and community for creative projects and ideas.
Sell your work
Sell your artwork or designed product online:
Etsy a marketplace where people around the world connect to buy and sell unique goods.
Redbubble - an online art gallery and community offering original T-shirts, graphic design and photography.
Storenvy - an online marketplace where you can launch a custom store in minutes.