Crowdfunding

Kickstarter Data – StaX Campaign – Day 2

2014-02-28T13:18:49-04:00

This is a daily status with behind-the-scenes data from the StaX Kickstarter campaign. This is our effort to be completely transparent to our backers, and provide valuable information to other project creators. StaX Kickstarter Summary - Day 2 Day 2 of the StaX campaign is in the books. Over the last 24 hours, we've had about $1,000 in additional pledges. Over the first 30 hours or so, we had about $2,500. Slow downs in campaigns are typical, but we have to figure out ways to drive more traffic to the campaign page.  One telling stat is that we've had so few video views [...]

Kickstarter Data – StaX Campaign – Day 22014-02-28T13:18:49-04:00

Kickstarter Data – StaX Campaign – Day 1

2014-02-27T13:21:18-04:00

This is a daily status with behind-the-scenes data from the StaX Kickstarter campaign. This is our effort to be completely transparent to our backers, and provide valuable information to other project creators. StaX Kickstarter Summary - Day 1 StaX Kickstarter Staff Picked We launched the Kickstarter project yesterday morning from the comfort of a Panera Bread here in Orlando. After a brief panic (the Kickstarter "Launch" button had been greyed out on the project page - fixed with a log out / log in), the project was live somewhere around 9:15am EST. We had (obnoxiously?) emailed a large batch of [...]

Kickstarter Data – StaX Campaign – Day 12014-02-27T13:21:18-04:00

Orlando Mini Maker Faire Crowdfunding panel

2013-10-10T21:29:30-04:00

DeltaMaker made an appearance at the Orlando Mini Maker Faire this past Saturday. The folks at the Orlando Science Center did a great job hosting the event and hopefully it returns to the same location next year. Craig Rettew and I were invited to sit on a panel to discuss crowdfunding as a tool for "Makers Making Money" (the title of the panel). It was a great experience and the audience had some really good questions. We were joined on the panel by Harold Timmis ($9 Arduino) and Gabriel Anzziani (Oscilliscope Watch and two other campaigns). Crowdfunding is evolving quickly and many [...]

Orlando Mini Maker Faire Crowdfunding panel2013-10-10T21:29:30-04:00