Vote for your favorite campaign to win flash funding prizes from Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services

To help entrepreneurs fulfill faster and smarter — and backers like you receive perks quicker — we’ve teamed up with Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services. This quarter, Ingram Micro is looking to award a total of $ 50K in flash funding to three qualified Indiegogo campaigners. Vote for your favorite campaign to help decide…

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A Look Back at Kickstarter’s First-Ever Summer of Poetry

A poetry reading at Kickstarter HQ This summer, Kickstarter spent three months shining a spotlight on poets and their work as part of our first-ever Summer of Poetry. We believe that poetry is an important way for people to connect with each other, to share emotions and nuanced ideas, and to look toward the future…

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How 15 Million Backers Have Supported Creative Ideas on Kickstarter

At the end of July, Michelle Vance backed her first Kickstarter project. When she did, she became the 15 millionth member of a community that’s brought nearly 150,000 projects to life. “It was just a couple of years ago that I saw the lead singer of Moda Spira, Latifah Alattas, perform live. I found myself…

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Kickstarter at World Design Capital Mexico City 2018

Versión en español a continuación. Scroll down for Spanish. Kickstarter has been open to creators in Mexico for nearly two years, and in that time, we’ve seen many Mexico-based designers use Kickstarter to create work with a strong social consciousness. We’re celebrating those creators with an exhibition at WDC Mexico City 2018 called Designing Together…

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Entrepreneurs: Win a trip to CES 2019 via the Arrow Certification Program

The Arrow Certification Program: Helping Entrepreneurs Bring their Ideas to Life Arrow and Indiegogo teamed up to help provide tech entrepreneurs with the necessary tools and services to bring their product ideas to life. More than 9,000 entrepreneurs have joined the Arrow Certification Program to access 1:1 engineering consultations, Arrow design tools, exclusive savings on…

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Bon Voyage to Our Spring/Summer 2018 Creators-in-Residence

This spring, we welcomed sixteen creators to our Brooklyn HQ as part of our Creators-in-Residence program. The residents settled into their desks in May, and immediately got to work. They participated in weekly peer-to-peer roundtables and workshops focused on best practices for promoting projects, engaging with Drip subscribers, and using Kickstarter Live. They also launched…

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What’s the Environmental Impact of Your Music Project?

As part of Kickstarter’s PBC Charter, we state that we will provide “recommendations and resources that help creators make environmentally conscious decisions on tasks, like shipping and packaging, that are common to the use of its services.” Music is one category where there’s a lot of potential. This summer, Alexandra Criscuolo, Kickstarter’s Sustainability Fellow through…

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You’re invited to Indiegogo Hardware Happy Hour with mifold in Boulder, Colorado!

Ready to launch your hardware product? Join us Thursday, August 30, for the Indiegogo Hardware Happy Hour with mifold at the Galvanize campus in Boulder, Colorado. Discover how to successfully launch your product by hearing insider tips and best practices from Jon Sumroy, CEO and creator of mifold, and Ilan Cohen, Director of Hardware and…

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Kickstarter-Funded Performances to Watch at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe

Performers at the Fringe. Photo: David Monteith Hodge Edinburgh Fringe is nearly upon us. The 2018 installment of one of the world’s most well-known and best-loved performing arts festivals begins August 3, and 25 Kickstarter alumni will bring work to the fest this year. To date, over 300 creators have brought Kickstarter-funded performances to Edinburgh…

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The makers of mifold are at it again! Introducing hifold — the world’s most compact, portable and adjustable highback booster ever invented.

Car seats may be a necessity, but their bulky size and heavy weight make traveling with young ones in tow cumbersome. Thanks to the makers of the mifold grab-and-go booster seat, there’s now another solution for this necessary nuisance — hifold by mifold – the grab-and-go highback booster. Crowdfunding for car seat safety. A father…

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