Author: Samantha Lewis

Meet Indiegogo’s Preferred Agencies for Chinese Launches

Branching into the international market isn’t easy and can be intimidating for new entrepreneurs, even if they’re from a country like China that has some of the most innovative companies in the world. Chinese teams are creating consumer products like wearables, smart home items, PCs and mobile accessories, all of which could be very successful … read more

$1M in 2 Hours? The Creators of Pilot Share Crowdfunding Secrets

This is a guest post by Andrew Ochoa, CEO of Waverly Labs. It has been formatted for Indiegogo’s blog. To read a more detailed version, check out Waverly Labs’ full crowdfunding story. From the beginning, we all believed we were working on something incredible: the world’s first translating earpiece. On May 25, 2016, we here … read more

Live Webinar – Hardware 101: From Ideation to Iteration

Thinking about launching a crowdfunding campaign, but not sure how to do it successfully? Last week Indiegogo’s campaign strategy experts hosted a webinar on how to do just that. From community building to fundraising, they shared tips on how to launch and manage a successful crowdfunding campaign. What does success in crowdfunding  look like? You … read more

Great minds think a-bike: 6 tips from MATE’s $4.6M crowdfunding success

Guest post written by Julie Kronstrøm Carton and Christian Adel Michael. Siblings and founding partners of MATE, a cool eBike designed for a young urban lifestyle. It took a lot of work to make MATE one of Indiegogo’s biggest success stories last year. Our campaign raised over $3.4 million, plus an additional $1.2 million with … read more