Cocoon Nest is a crowd and equity funding venture for the Middle East region. It is a web and mobile platform for entrepreneurs to bring their creative projects to life and for inspired investors to back their favourite projects.
The website has separate panels for project owners, investors and backers. It allows entrepreneurs to put forward their creative ideas, communicate with interested investors, get funding for crowd funding projects and receive various notifications. Online payment integration is available for crowd funding projects (using Paypal Adaptive Payments Pro with Pre-approval).
Through a web based admin panel, the admin user/s can manage user accounts, projects, funding as well as general website settings.
iOS and Android Apps: Both the iOS and Android versions of the apps are available for users with almost similar functionality as in the website. Using the apps, Entrepreneurs can manage their campaigns, investments and investors can back projects too. Online payments can be made through the apps also (Future Payments).
The Android version of the app has been designed using Google’s material design.
Project Model: Web & Mobile
Technology: Web: CakePHP framework, MySQL
iPhone: Xcode + Cocoa Framework
Android: Java, Android Studio + Android SDK