Tag: crowdfunding secrets

MotherBox & Arrow Reinvent Wireless Charging

Imagine charging your phone while it’s still in your pocket. That’s the dream behind the MotherBox. But the company didn’t start out trying to improve wireless charging. Instead, they thought about trying to solve a larger problem: that energy distribution for technology is far from what it can be. “Technology today is like a sexy … 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

Live Webinar with PlayDate, $100,000 Arrow Flash Funding winner

From component delays to inaccurate spec sheets, manufacturing is a very unpredictable process. How to conquer all the manufacturing roadblocks? Ask hardware entrepreneurs who’ve been there, done it all and won $100,000 in Arrow flash funding. Indiegogo is excited to have PlayDate, our previous Arrow flash funding winner who won $100,000, to share his experiences … read more

9 Common Crowdfunding Mistakes People Make (and How to Avoid Them)

You’ve got a great idea for a project, but you might be overwhelmed by the amount of information out there. We’re here to help! We know that there are a lot of steps in creating a campaign, and we want to make sure you start off on the best foot possible. So we grabbed our … read more

Indiegogo Insight: Aim to Raise a Third of Your Goal Within the First Quarter of Your Campaign Lifetime

On average, campaigns that reach their goal raised one-third of their funds within the first quarter of their campaign lifetime. Campaigns reaching their goal have an average deadline of 47 days. For most successful campaigns, raising a 1/3 of their goal took less than two weeks to accomplish. We encourage you to have a strong start … read more