What You’ll Hear on Kickstarter’s New Podcast, ‘Just the Beginning’

Announcing Just the Beginning, a new podcast from Kickstarter featuring stories about how independent creators bring their ideas to life. The first episode comes out on January 24, and you can listen to a preview now: Creative work benefits us all—and makes the world less boring. If you’ve ever sat through a predictable summer blockbuster…

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2018 Was a Record-Breaking Year for Games on Kickstarter

Just when you thought Games on Kickstarter couldn’t get any bigger, they did. 2018 was the category’s best year yet, featuring over 3,300 funded projects from both household names like Homestar Runner and new voices like Miguel Angel Espinoza.  We at Kickstarter are very proud to be part of such a powerful, positive, and proactive…

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Oriana Leckert Joins Kickstarter to Encourage Experimentation in Journalism Funding

Today we’re excited to announce that Oriana Leckert has joined Kickstarter as our Journalism Outreach Lead. Oriana has spent more than a decade working in the media: She’s written for a variety of outlets, including Slate, New York Post, Gothamist, Atlas Obscura, and Curbed, and she has edited for many more, including MTV News, Hyperallergic,…

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Indiegogo Means Business

Since Indiegogo launched crowdfunding 11 years ago, the company has completely revolutionized the way entrepreneurs make their dreams happen. But even as more and more entrepreneurs use Indiegogo to connect with their first customers, we are especially excited about the most unique and innovative products that are finding success every day on our platform. And…

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These Kickstarter-Funded Films Are Headed to the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

For the eighth year, Kickstarter creators will bring their documentaries, narrative features, shorts, and series to Park City. This year, we’re thrilled to share that nine Kickstarter-funded projects will be making their way to the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah (January 24—Feb 3, 2019), joining the 123 Kickstarter-funded documentaries, features, shorts, and series…

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AT&T, Arrow Electronics and Indiegogo Propel Next Wave of Internet of Things Innovation

$ 250K in flash funding, IoT connectivity, access to developer resources and new distribution channels to eligible entrepreneurs Entrepreneurs looking to tap into Indiegogo, the global innovation platform, now have new incentives and new tools to help bring their dreams to life. AT&T is teaming up with Arrow Electronics and Indiegogo through the Arrow Certification…

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Indiegogo China Happy Hour at CES 2019, Sponsored by Google

In the past two years alone, products from China have raised nearly $ 150 million on Indiegogo. Our team offers unparalleled support and resources to help China-based entrepreneurs overcome the challenges of cross-border crowdfunding. This year at CES, we are launching the Indiegogo China Happy Hour for you to meet David Mandelbrot, CEO of Indiegogo,…

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Five Indiegogo Campaigners Win $10K in Flash Funding from Arrow Electronics

Arrow Electronics gives Flash Funding to qualified Indiegogo campaigners with Arrow Certified Technology. You can qualify for a chance to win by joining the Arrow Certification Program. Five more Indiegogo campaigners across the world have just won $ 10,000 each in Flash Funding from Arrow, a global technology company that helps entrepreneurs navigate prototyping, manufacturing,…

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Giveaway Alert! Win a UniLid Set – the Universal Kitchen Lid

Tired of wasting plastic wrap and foil in your kitchen? Now there’s an easier way to keep your food fresh. UniLid is a patent-pending storage lid that fits all shapes and sizes with a unique leftovers tracking feature. Indiegogo and Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services have teamed up to give away 10 UniLid sets.…

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Highlights from Bold Type, Our Celebration of French Typography

This fall, Kickstarter and the French graphic design and visual culture magazine étapes: teamed up to launch Bold Type, a celebration of typography in France. From September 1 to October 31, we invited artists, designers, and type enthusiasts of all stripes to launch typography projects on Kickstarter. Twenty creators took part, creating inventive new typefaces,…

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