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7 Sep 2017 | Read more

If you follow my blog, you might remember the product Arsenal. This is because I did a breakdown of the landing page that collected email addresses for this project before it blew up. Once the campaign was over, I knew that I had to have Ryan on the podcast. I needed to ...

31 Aug 2017 | Read more

Whenever someone sees remarkable success at a young age, it’s a blinking indicator that you need to PAY ATTENTION. If a group of young entrepreneurs just out of college can raise $761,130 on Kickstarter, then so can you! The Podo Labs team makes it look easy. With their second Kickstarter campaign, they ...

24 Aug 2017 | Read more

When you’ve found something that works, you keep at it. The team behind the Koala-Gear has taken that lesson to heart, having launched two successful Kickstarter campaigns. Their most recent project for the DJIN wallet raised over $414,669 and their previous campaign hit the $233,656 mark. In our interview, Daniel Douek shares exactly what his team did ...

17 Aug 2017 | Read more

Do you want to raise $5k in 24 hours? Uh… Heck yes!  What about $200k in 60 days? That would be epic. Right? Today, you’re going to discover the step-by-step launch strategy that was used to raise $203,178 on Kickstarter for Shapeshifter: The world’s first shape-able stiff brim sunhat. I spoke with C. Damien Henning, the ...

10 Aug 2017 | Read more

You won’t believe it when you hear it. Today’s podcast guest has launched 30 campaigns on Kickstarter! I’m talking about Michael Mindes, the founder of Tasty Minstrel Games. Having raised millions of dollars over the last several years, he knows exactly what works and what doesn’t when it comes to raking in backers and ...

4 Aug 2017 | Read more

I hear it all the time… “Sal, my campaign is struggling!” If you’re planning for the launch of a Kickstarter campaign or currently in the trenches, pay attention. This entrepreneur failed with two crowdfunding launches before he struck gold. His first two projects didn’t attract much attention or funding. Then, he changed something. All ...

27 Jul 2017 | Read more

I had a blast interviewing Travis Hancock, the founder of Facade Games. Travis and his wife Holly have raised $506,589 on Kickstarter with two successful crowdfunding campaigns. It’s clear, the husband and wife duo are an unbeatable team! Now… anyone can raise funds on Kickstarter one time. It could be a fluke, or they just ...

20 Jul 2017 | Read more

The Miggo team has stumbled on a strategy that allows them to consistently surpass their fundraising goal on Kickstarter. They’ve formulated a dependable way to launch new products with crowdfunding and rack up thousands of pre-orders. At the time of writing, the team has raised over half a million dollars on Kickstarter ...

14 Jul 2017 | Read more

A killer Indiegogo pitch video converts campaign visitors into backers. This is the FIRT thing that potential backers see when they come to your crowdfunding campaign. It’s absolutely crucial that you include some of the elements I’ll be mentioning on this podcast episode. It might seem intimidating, but thankfully, there is a ...

22 Jun 2017 | Read more

I admit it… I have a blindspot! I’m a millennial and I’m super passionate about crowdfunding, online giving, and online marketing. To be quite honest, I’m pretty clueless when it comes to traditional fundraising techniques like direct mail, roping in big corporate sponsors, and setting up matching giving programs. Oops! But… never fear. That’s why ...