Tag: online

How to Keep People Involved AFTER Your Campaign

It's important to keep your contributors and fans involved in your campaign even after your funding period has ended. Here's why: – Staying in touch makes it easier to reach out when you start another crowdfunding campaign. – Maintaining relationships shows an appreciation that goes beyond a thank you or a perk, and keeps your … read more

8 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Campaign with Social Media

Many of you are already using social media sites like Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, LinkedIn and YouTube to make connections and create interest in your ideas. But are maximizing your funding on IndieGoGo using the incredible power of social media to drive traffic to your campaign? Here are 8 things you can do right now to start … read more

Pop Culture Documentaries

One thing I love about documentaries: they have the ability to transport you to a time and place you would otherwise never hear about. And some of my favorite documentaries dive deep into the history behind niche pop culture movements. Take for example 100 Yen (pictured above), which profiles the arcade scene in Japan. Five-story … read more

Some Ways Musicians and Fans Are Using IndieGoGo

Check out the variety of ways both musicians and fans are using IndieGoGo to fundraise: TV SHOWS JBTV This long-running Chicago-based music television show is getting the chance to air on a major network, but before that happens JBTV needs to raise $8,500 to pay for special broadcast insurance. This is no cable access nobody … read more

9 Smart Ways to Use Facebook to Promote Your Campaign

After email, Facebook is the most powerful ‘share’ tool you have in your arsenal. It is responsible for eliciting more contributions to campaigns on IndieGoGo than any other social networking tool. However, some of us fear “blasting” our friends and family repeatedly with the same message. So today we wanted to share with you a … read more