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5 Rookie Mistakes in Crowdfunding

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Avoid some of the most common rookie mistakes in setting up your campaign, including…. Your pitch video is more like a short film You know how you’re watching TV and countless ads come on? Even though it feels like they go on forever, they’re actually only 30-60 seconds long!  If we had a penny for … read more

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Indiegogo Insight: 34% of Funders Visit Your Campaign Two or More Times Before Contributing

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34% of funders visit your campaign two or more times before contributing. What does this mean for campaigners? Don’t be afraid to reach out to people more than once! Not everyone who visits your campaign decides to fund it right away, and as your campaign gains traction, the likelihood that they will contribute increases. As the old adage … read more

Exclusive Interview with Molly from Mission Bowling Club: Games for Non-Profits

San Francisco's Mission District is soon to have a new kid in town!  An old electrical supply warehouse will transform to provide the local enighborhood with a 6 lane bowling alley, rotating gallery wall, full bar, including a restaurant to be run by hip city chef Anthony Mynt from Mission Chinese.  Sommer Peterson, a former … read more

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Owning your Campaign: Part 5 – The Final Countdown and the SMSW!

I’m Melissa and I’m an IndieGoGo campaign owner here on the blog to write a series of posts about my first crowdfunding experience. This includes everything that I do, questions that arise and areas I wasn’t expecting, from pre-launch preparation to what happens after my campaign is over. My case is a special case because … read more

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Indiegogo Insight: Campaigns That Have 4 or More Links Raise 103% More Money

Campaigns that have 4 or more external links on their campaign raise 103% more money than those who don’t.   The takeaway: If you have a personal website, Facebook page, Twitter feed, or YouTube channel, put the link on your campaign. Complimenting your campaign page with external online assets builds credibility, and enables you to … read more

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