Tag: video

5 IndieGoGo Video/Web Campaigns: The Method behind the Madness

In a world where almost everything that can be explored has been explored, the web is the final frontier. Anything goes on the internet, and this week’s campaigns are ready to throw their hat in the ring and tame them on the internet… This week, we explore 5 video/web campaigns putting some method behind the … read more

Indiegogo Insight: Pitch Videos Power Contributions- Increasing Them 114%

Indiegogo campaigns with a pitch video raise 114% more money than those without one. Having a great pitch transforms your idea into a shareable, fund-able campaign. Pitching your campaign with video gives funders a direct window into the personal stories and dedication that form the foundation of your campaign. Video builds audience intrigue, trust, and … read more

Indiegogo Insight: Campaigns That Post Media After Going Live Raise 81% More Money!

Campaigns that post media to their gallery after launching raise 81% more money than those who don’t. Once campaigns get a gallery going, the more they post the more money they make. Campaigns with 10+ pieces of media in their gallery make more than 2.5 times as much as campaigns without a gallery. You can … read more

3 Communication Mistakes Campaign Owners Make

Sometimes it's hard to step outside of ourselves and see our campaigns the way others might see them. Of course we know why we're seeking funding on IndieGoGo and why people might be interested in our campaign, but from time to time, we stumble at effectively communicating those ideas to the outside world. Once your … read more

Five Things I Learned About Crowd Funding for A Small Business

(Originally Posted to Markets of New York City) This past weekend, my first foray into the world of crowd funding came to a happy, successful conclusion. Posting my project on IndieGoGo.com, I managed not only to meet, but to exceed the target funding goal for my project to add high quality videos to my website. … read more