Archives for October 2012

What are Campaigners Saying about Indiegogo (10/30/12)

Find out what Indiegogo campaigners are saying about their crowdfunding experiences and check out their campaigns to see what kinds of strategies they used to hit their goal: Please Put Our Director Back on the Payroll Please Put Our Director Back on the Payroll Location: Greensboro, North Carolina “HandyCapable’s Director is coming back on the payroll, … read more

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Where Are They Now: Don’t Follow Me (I’m Lost)

The above video is a trailer for the documentary Don’t Follow Me (I’m Lost), which was funded and finished with the help of two Indiegogo campaigns. This feature length documentary follows the talented musician, Bobby Bare Jr., through his life at home and on the road. Through the team’s hard work, excellent filming, and the … read more

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Team Indiegogo’s Campaign Roundup (10/26/12)

Every week, we give team members at Indiegogo an opportunity to talk about the campaigns that have caught their attention. Here’s what we were talking about this week: Crista/Catalysts Bureh Belts Location: Freetown, Sierra Leone Amazing video and well-planned initiative! Buy your belts now! Erica/Catalysts Power Outage Activated LED Lantern with USB Charger Location: Solon, Ohio I … read more

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How Politics Influences Crowdfunding Behavior

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.” — Abraham Lincoln This is a map of a divided United States. Every four years, the country is split into Red States and Blue States, and a small handful of states become political battlegrounds collectively known as Swing States. Here at Indiegogo, we wanted to investigate these political … read more

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What are Campaigners Saying about Indiegogo? (10/23/12)

Find out what Indiegogo campaigners are saying about their crowdfunding experiences and check out their campaigns to see what kinds of strategies they used to hit their goal: 167 167 Location: Toronto, Canada “The indiegogo campaign didn’t only give us the funds we need, it also assured us on how much faith our friends and family … read more

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