It isn’t quite fair to call this guide basic. This is one of the most comprehensive crowdfunding guides we’ve seen thus far. It isn’t a short read, but it provides some serious pro tips. There is even a checklist for project creators to follow in creating their campaign!
This is a much simpler set of tips as compared to Indiegogo’s guide, but it gets to some of the underpinnings of a successful crowdfunding raise that many people overlook, namely how much money you can expect from your existing network.
Kickstarter gave Cindy Marie Jenkins’s blog post a hat tip on Twitter last week and for good reason. Reading this post is almost as good as attending the Los Angeles Makerspace event yourself! Tips came directly from four project creators that had previously been successful on Kickstarter.