Posts by Marinell Montales

February 2, 2011 · Tips & Insights

The Red Pen Is Your Best Friend

You never know when your writing professor is going to visit your IndieGoGo page to make a contribution, so make sure your copy is as A+ as that final essay you wrote in college. Proofreading your written pitch is crucial. It shows that you took… read more

January 26, 2011 · Tips & Insights

The IndieGoGo Tool Kit

Projects use IndieGoGo's fundraising, audience-building and discovery tools to mobilize their fans and customers into funders.   We're continually adding new tools; so here's a current list for easy reference.  Pitch Clip to keep your campaign personal.  Share your project and your personal story!  Read… read more

January 19, 2011 · Tips & Insights

Is Crowdfunding on IndieGoGo for Me?

If you're not sure whether your idea is worth crowdfunding for, this one's for you.  Are you a creative? It's always been pretty tough for artists to sell their work, but with IndieGoGo, you can raise money to cover some start-up costs of your next… read more

January 11, 2011 · Success Stories

6Qs with Cortt Dunlap of Awaken Caf

"…recognize that raising money is an art that requires you to be persistent and unrelenting…be sensitive that you are intruding in other people's lives to ask for them to to spend their hard-earned money on your project." –Cortt Dunlap   Cortt Dunlap is the proud… read more

December 28, 2010 · Success Stories

6Qs with The Makepeace Brothers

  "…the perfect way to include our fans in what we are up to, make enough money to finish our record, and do it in a really positive way." –Conor Gaffney on utilizing IndieGoGo From Germany to Argentina, the loyal fans of "roots-based rock" band… read more

December 22, 2010 · Tips & Insights

How To Fulfill Your Perks

So you're done with your campaign, and now it's time to fulfill your perks. Want to know where to get your contributor details? It's all on your Dashboard. How to Navigate to your Fulfillment tab on your Dashboard: When it's time to fulfill your perk,… read more