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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 ...

9 Aug 2017 | Read more

Wanna know what sucks? When you launch your crowdfunding campaign and… Crickets! No one’s checking it out. No one’s backing it. Maybe you had an initial surge of activity, but now that’s all died down. It’s scary, embarrassing, and nerve racking. Thankfully, there are many steps that you can take to promote your crowdfunding campaign, ...

4 Aug 2017 | Read more

It’s incredibly frustrating when you fail to hit your Kickstarter fundraising goal. You’ve poured time, energy, and money into launching this product on Kickstarter and you have nothing to show for it. What’s worse than the actual failure is the public embarrassment of letting down tens, hundreds, or even thousands of ...

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 ...

2 Aug 2017 | Read more

Indiegogo InDemand is a platform where creators who have just run successful crowdfunding campaigns can go to start pre-sales for their product. This opportunity is great because it gives creators support when transitioning from crowdfunding to e-commerce. Crowdfunding enthusiasts also get a second chance to back projects that they might have ...

26 Jul 2017 | Read more

There is a step-by-step proven strategy that you can use to raise money with crowdfunding. I’m talking about getting funding for your startup or creative venture on websites like Kickstarter and Indigegogo It is 100% possible to rope strangers into your campaign, grow your following, and get funding if you follow ...

19 Jul 2017 | Read more

If you aren’t running Facebook ads for your crowdfunding campaign, you’re leaving money on the table! Without a doubt, Facebook ads are the fastest way to get new backers for your Kickstarter or Indiegogo campaign. Even notable marketing agencies have sprung up just to run these types of ads for your ...

17 Jul 2017 | Read more

I want you to successfully raise money on Indiegogo. Why? Because I want you to come on my podcast and share with ALL of the listeners you’re fundraising strategies and techniques. Pretty selfish, right? Haha! By now, you probably know about the fundraising basics when it comes to getting backers for your Indiegogo campaign. You ...

14 Jul 2017 | Read more

Rocketbook Wave is an ingenious notebook that is not only cloud connected, but also reusable! As a writer, this peaked my interest from the moment I saw it and I even covered the Rocketbook Wave campaign on one of our Rapidly Funded Kickstarter lists (you can check it out here). The ...