Author: Indiegogo

How Indiegogo & Arrow Helped Bring to Life a Game-Changing Smart Watch

When the creators of the MATRIX PowerWatch launched their Indiegogo campaign, they knew it would be a good way to gauge demand for their innovative new product. The PowerWatch takes the smart watch concept and adds a very enticing wrinkle: The Matrix runs on thermoelectrics, meaning that—unlike other similar products that have to be plugged … read more

Introducing Update Reactions: A new way to interact with backers

Do you send regular updates to your backers? If you don’t, you’re missing out on an important opportunity to keep backers happy and engaged with your campaign. In the crowdfunding world, good communication is key — especially when it comes to keeping your supporters up-to-date on your campaign. Now, Indiegogo’s new and improved Update Reactions … read more

Building an IoT product, app or software program? IBM can help

IBM recently teamed up with Arrow and Indiegogo to offer valuable IoT security and analytics services to entrepreneurs enrolled in the Arrow Certification Program — at no cost.   What does this mean for entrepreneurs? The IoT industry will have a potential economic impact of between $2.7 to $6.2 trillion over the next 10 years, … read more

Diversity Matters, Always: An Update

All kinds of people from all over the world have come to Indiegogo to bring their ideas to life – more than 700,000 from 223 countries & territories to be exact.  This diversity of entrepreneurs and their endeavors is not only incredible, but also the foundation upon which Indiegogo was created.  Biases and bottlenecks in … read more

Hosting for the Holidays? These 8 Tools Can Help

The holidays are a time to honor family traditions that have been passed down through generations. But they are also a chance to make new rituals with clever gadgets that bring our seasonal fun into the modern age. Here are a few of our favorite innovations that make hosting a holiday party less of a … read more