Tag: crowdfunding tips

Women Who Build Cool Stuff Give Crowdfunding Tips

What do the folks behind the Kinsa Smart Thermometer, the ACTON BLINK eBoards, the PowerUp MacBook charger and the Arden Cove Theft-Proof Crossbody Bag have in common? They’re all savvy, capable entrepreneurs that have run successful crowdfunding campaigns. They also happen to be women! Kate Drane, our Senior Director of Outreach, sat down with these … read more

Ask the Expert: Four Things to Know About Manufacturing Overseas

From finding the right supplier to overcoming language barriers, choosing to manufacture your product in China can be as challenging as it is beneficial — even for experienced entrepreneurs. When deciding on a Chinese manufacturing partner, there are a lot of things to consider. To help you make an informed decision, we caught up with … 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

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

Your Step-by-Step Guide to Crowdfunding

You have a great idea to share with the world, and you’re considering launching a crowdfunding campaign to bring that idea to life. You’ve taken a great first step!   We know that there is a lot of information out there about crowdfunding and that it can get really confusing sometimes. So we wanted to … read more