Top 10 Crowdfunding Projects on BackerClub This Week – September 16, 2015

Popular on BackerClub This Week – September 16 Here is the weekly roundup of the most popular projects on BackerClub.co this week: #1 – The Everyday Messenger Bag With nearly $2 million in funding in the first 20 days of this project, The Everyday...
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7 Reasons Why Crowdfunding Campaigns are more than just Money

Erik Chan is co-founder of RocketClub, a website where companies build a community of early supporters who earn shares in the company for helping with promotion and offering feedback. A technologist and serial-entrepreneur, Erik is a graduate of MIT, Tsinghua, and...
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My Paint Saint Revolutionizes DIY Painting and Touch Ups as it Splashes on Kickstarter

July 8, 2015— Mark Lacy has always believed that necessity is the mother of invention. That’s why when Lacy was in college and working as a maintenance supervisor of a prestigious hotel, he found painting and retouching as the most challenging part of the job. He...
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Popular on BackerClub This Week – August 21 2015

Popular on BackerClub This Week – August 21 Here is the weekly roundup of the most popular projects on BackerClub.co this week: #1 – The Everyday Messenger Bag With nearly $2 million in funding in the first 20 days of this project, The Everyday Messenger...
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7 tips for launching a Kickstarter campaign

Here are the seven tips for launching a Kickstarter campaign: 1: Research what works. 2: Make your page as potent and efficient as possible. 3: Think carefully and strategically about your reward structure. 4: Get honest feedback on your campaign before launching. 5:...
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From Failure to Success! Great Tips on Relaunching a Failed Kickstarter Project

This is a great story about not giving up on your crowdfunding project after it fails. These guys learned from their mistakes and came back stronger and ready to win big on Kickstarter! Their Current Project, EMBRACE+ – a smart piece of wearable technology...
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Community Cube Launches Kickstarter Campaign for Open-Source, Plug-and-Play, and Highly Secure Small Server

UPDATED: 06/11/15 May 20, 2015— Community Cube is a plug-and-play, open-source, small server specially designed to build a cooperative and fair internet that protects the user’s privacy. It is both a server and a free secure services that provides an all-to-one model...
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Piggybackr, Andrea Lo – Tips for youth crowdfunding

Piggybackr, Andrea Lo – Tips for youth crowdfunding Andrea Lo, founder of Piggybackr, shares how her young sister was trying to solve a problem through fundraising and how Andrea came up with a solution by creating a crowdfunding platform for young people.Tags:...
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New Manga-Inspired Web Comic, FTR: For The Realm, Launches on Kickstarter

April 9, 2015— In the same fashion as The Last Airbender, Naruto, Dragonball Z, and One Piece, Alexander Perez and his team of manga and comic books enthusiasts have created their own epic comic book and has launched it on Kickstarter. FTR: For The Realm, is a...
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QuickSilk Rolls Out Crowdfunding Campaign to Expand Web Services

UPDATED: 04/02/15 (OTTAWA, ON) March 25, 2015— QuickSilk has launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise $88,800 for their development efforts as they launch new services this fall. QuickSilk is a Software as a Service (SaaS) company that enables client to rapidly build...
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Limitless Lighting: Modular Macro Photography Lighting Device, Adaptalux, Debuts on Kickstarter

UPDATED: 03/27/15 March 12, 2015— Amateur and professional photographers alike will be focusing on the next big thing in the photography industry to hit Kickstarter—Adaptalux. Samuel Granger, creator of Adaptalux, shares his experience, “As I learnt macro photography,...
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Your Power Number: Revolutionary Running Device, Stryd, Goes In-Demand on Kickstarter

March 15, 2015— Running is one of the most common ways to get and keep fit. It does not need any fancy, bulky equipment, and lets people enjoy the sights while outdoors. However, run training can be frustrating because runners often find it hard to measure their...
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3D Racers Launches Indiegogo Campaign for First-Ever Smartphone-Controlled 3D Printed Car Racing Game

UPDATED-02/23/15 February 6, 2015— Marco D’Alia believes he is born to be a developer. Now, he has harnessed all his experience and passion to create 3D Racers, a car racing game that allows users to create their own 3D printed car and control it with their own...
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KiiTAG 2 Unveils on Kickstarter as the Digital Swiss Army Knife

January 28, 2015— It’s the Swiss Knife of the digital age. Days after it first launched its Kickstarter campaign, LifenSoul, creator of KiiTAG 2, has exceeded its campaign goal of $20,000. KiiTAG 2 is based on the concept of a digital Swiss Army Knife in the sense...
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Lightest, Brightest GoPro Light Launches Kickstarter Campaign

Sidekick maker Light and Motion to give out special edition Kickstarter-exclusive units for backers January 29, 2015— Sidekick is a light specially designed to accompany GoPro cameras. It provides a wide, smooth 600 lumen beam to complement the camera on low light or...
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The Anatomy of Severe Weather Launches on Kickstarter

UPDATED: 01/27/15 January 14, 2015— Zach Roberts and Jason Weingart of Mr. Twister are two storm chasers and weather photographers who have set out to create The Anatomy of Severe Weather, an educational book that will teach children and adults about the different...
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Magnetic Ice Shield for Your Windshield: iceScreen Launches Crowdfunding Campaign on Kickstarter

UPDATED: 10/19/14 September 26, 2014— Winter is coming, alright. And with it will be car windshields that are filled with ice, snow and frost. Friends Andy Wright and Dan Miller of Hollywood, Florida have created a magnetic ice shield for vehicles, called iceScreen....
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The “Dart” With 2mm Fine Tip is the Next Generation Stylus For iPad Tablets

UPDATED: 07/7/14 July 1, 2014— The great thing about the technology we have today is that each gadget uniquely represents its user’s individuality through its features, apps and countless customization options. iPads are a shining example. But then, you had to use the...
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Crowd-Sourced, Hyperlocal Weather Platform BloomSky, Now on Kickstarter

UPDATED: 07/4/14 June 27, 2014— You check your weather app and found the weather perfect for a picnic with friends but the moment you step out the door, it rains. Has this ever happened to you? Did you ever feel frustrated about your mobile weather app delivering you...
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Solarade, Smallest Solar Panel Charger, Shines Bright on Kickstarter

May 6, 2014—We all know that wall chargers are the most reliable and most common charging methods for all our devices. However, with the trend increasingly inclined to greener, more environmentally sustainable products, solar panel chargers are slowly inching into the...
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Equity Crowdfunding: Could It Make You Rich?

Equity Crowdfunding: Could It Make You Rich? (via www.mybanktracker.com) Crowdfunding is the process of raising money for a particular cause, event, or product to help fund its cost. Instead of applying for bank loans, people can post their projects on crowdfunding...
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Follow the Crowdfunding of Live-Action Short Film Based On Critically Acclaimed Comic Book Franchise “Black Salt”!

Follow the Crowdfunding of Live-Action Short Film Based On Critically Acclaimed Comic Book Franchise “Black Salt”! Aries Carmona and Owen Ratliff who are partners have worked tirelessly for the last seven years to create the Black Salt film. So far, the production...
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How to Use Social Media Marketing for Crowdfunding

  Marketing is a key aspect to the success of a crowdfunding campaign, and one of your greatest marketing tools is social media. Social media marketing is especially important to crowdfunding because it allows people who want to contribute an opportunity to get to...
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American-Made Recycled Apparel for Men, 100% Eco Friendly Denim Jeans Made from Cotton and 8 Recycled Water Bottles; Dirtball

American-Made Recycled Apparel for Men, 100% Eco Friendly Denim Jeans Made from Cotton and 8 Recycled Water Bottles; Dirtball As the project manager Joe Fox explains, Dirtball was founded in 2008 and it constructs only 100% both eco friendly and made in the U.S.A....
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FIREFLY Fans Kickstart BROWNCOATS: INDEPENDENCE WAR

A group of FIREFLY fans have successfully funded a fan film based on the Joss Whedon, cult-hit series. The movie will be called BROWNCOATS and its story is set during the Independence War—an intra-galactic battle that predates the timeline of the television show. The...
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70’s East Coast Beach Game Gets a Comeback with Low Tide Toss on Kickstarter!

70’s East Coast Beach Game Gets a Comeback with Low Tide Toss on Kickstarter! Originally named Rollerball, Low Tide Toss first consisted of uniformly sized, hand-dug holes in the sand, court boundaries dug by foot, and a softball. Each team stands on both ends of the...
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LNS Technologies Launches Kickstarter for plastic injection machine ideal for hobbyists and small manufacturers!

LNS Technologies produces plastic injection machine ideal for hobbyists and small manufacturers, and needs your help on Kickstarter LNS Technologies comes up with a much affordable, easy-to-use, bench table-top plastic injector that molds high quality plastic parts....
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Kickstarter Vs IndieGogo 2013?

Kickstarter vs Indiegogo 2013 And so , you find yourself a budding entrepreneur with the next great idea and you are searching for money . The seats cushions have been searched , the empties taken back , and all direct contacts have been tapped . Where to go next ? At...
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How To Raise Money With Crowdfunding: The Basics

You need funds to bring your brilliant business idea to reality. You approached banks for funding, but they said no. You turned to friends and family, but nothing came of it. Will you drop your business idea? No, you should not. The solution to your problem is simple:...
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Ayudos 1st Crowdfunding Giveaway for March 15 – March 21 2016

Ayudos Crowdfunding Giveaway for March 15 -March 21, 2016! We are running our 1st Crowdfunding Giveaway of the year below! There are several ways to enter. Just sign in with your email or Facebook and follow the instructions in the options. Sign up to Ayudos...
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ORRRI Innovative Origami Set Debuts on Kickstarter as a Staff Pick

December 16, 2015— Origami is the art of paper-folding, which has pervaded the Japanese culture since long ago. Today, origami is widely used by kids and adults alike as an art form. Jumperound, a Kyiv, Ukraine-based creative “laboratory” of art, games, and...
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Swivel Point HD Recording Goggles and Sunglasses Unveils on Indiegogo

December 12, 2015— Swivel Point is a line of sunglasses and goggles that allows users to record their surroundings in 1080P HD video with just a touch of a button. Designed and created by Rob Shute, Swivel Point debuts on Indiegogo to raise a total of $50,000, which...
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Popular Crowdfunding Projects on BackerClub This Week – December 14

Popular on BackerClub This Week – December 14 Here is the weekly roundup of the most popular projects on BackerClub.co this week: #1 – Revols – Custom-Fit Wireless Earphones Bluetooth earphones with tips that mold to the unique shape of your ears in...
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Snapdock: The Snapping Docking Station for iPhone and iPad

Biel Bienne, Switzerland – On September 23 2015, Patrick Meyer launched a Kickstarter campaign for Snapdock, a docking station with the snapping mechanism made for iPhone 5/6/6s/6+/6s+, iPad Air 2/Mini 2 & 4. “As soon as the iPhone 6 and 6+ were in everyone’s...

Illest Vapes Creates First-Ever Smartest E-Cigarettes

August 30, 2015— Everything today is connected to your mobile device, so why shouldn’t your vape be any different? These days, many have opted for a healthier alternative to smoking cigarettes, the electronic cigarettes or vapes. However, nothing in the market yet has...

Children’s Book Jett Around the World Soars on Kickstarter

April 27, 2015— “We have always wanted to work with children – to entertain and hopefully educate…and it’s from this that Jett was born.” This is Josh and Danielle Wakerman’s story and how they have come up with Jett Around the World. Jett Around the...

Snapdock: The Snapping Docking Station for iPhone and iPad

Biel Bienne, Switzerland – On September 23 2015, Patrick Meyer launched a Kickstarter campaign for Snapdock, a docking station with the snapping mechanism made for iPhone 5/6/6s/6+/6s+, iPad Air 2/Mini 2 & 4. “As soon as the iPhone 6 and 6+ were in everyone’s...

Keygoes Crowdfunding The Chili Keychain on Indiegogo

UPDATED: 09/24/15 Chili lovers always face a lot of disappointment when they dine at place where the food is not tangy enough and there are no spices, especially chili available. Therefore, keygoes:chili is all set to start a crowd funding campaign, called...

Illest Vapes Creates First-Ever Smartest E-Cigarettes

August 30, 2015— Everything today is connected to your mobile device, so why shouldn’t your vape be any different? These days, many have opted for a healthier alternative to smoking cigarettes, the electronic cigarettes or vapes. However, nothing in the market yet has...

How To Raise Money With Crowdfunding: The Basics

You need funds to bring your brilliant business idea to reality. You approached banks for funding, but they said no. You turned to friends and family, but nothing came of it. Will you drop your business idea? No, you should not. The solution to your problem is simple:...

7 Reasons Why Crowdfunding Campaigns are more than just Money

Erik Chan is co-founder of RocketClub, a website where companies build a community of early supporters who earn shares in the company for helping with promotion and offering feedback. A technologist and serial-entrepreneur, Erik is a graduate of MIT, Tsinghua, and...

How to Use Social Media Marketing for Crowdfunding

  Marketing is a key aspect to the success of a crowdfunding campaign, and one of your greatest marketing tools is social media. Social media marketing is especially important to crowdfunding because it allows people who want to contribute an opportunity to get to...