Archives for January 2012

5 IndieGoGo Health Campaigns: A Kidney Transplant for a Husband & Saving Seth

In 2009, the US Census Bureau recorded that over 50 million Americans were uninsured primarily because of the high costs associated, turning it into a 'luxury'.  With this remaining a major issue amidst children and families, crowdfunding has become the most accesssible way to secure the safety of lives and allow loved ones to show … read more

Exclusive Interview with Bryn Oh — Virtual Worlds, Real Success

Have you ever felt like you were in a world of your own? In our exclusive interview with Bryn Oh, we talk to an artist who lives in the virtual world of Second Life. As a virtual avatar, Bryn has created serious art recognized all over the real world. Now, Bryn has launched an IndieGoGo campaign, Bryn … read more

Fixed Funding: 5 Successful Campaigns!

We recently relaunched Fixed Funding highlighting some of its differences with Flexible Funding and how each route to fundraising aligns with the needs for the project.  Our recent insight also reinforced the need for Fixed Funding campaigns to have a pitch video, showing that they raised 239% more money.  We thought it was time to … read more

PERK POWER: Beer Growlers & Original Artwork of a Digital Character

Whether you're looking for perk ideas for your campaign or wanting to shop for a a unique gift, we've pulled together our weekly pick of some cool perks on IndieGoGo: $19 The Ring Mans Fund Location: South Carolina, USA  Story: ‘The Band of Gold’ is a unique ring that is seen to tie together men … read more

IndieGoGo Team: Campaign Round Up!

Erin/Business Development CLICK HERE Location: Melbourne, Australia Meet 'A Million Year Girl' out of Australia – help her improve her already amazing album, and enjoy a fabulous pitch video! Kat/Content & Community The Liberia '77 Photo Repatriation Project Location: British Columbia, Canada We take for granted how much photographs document our personal history.  Two brothers … read more