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Iyad Jabri
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Kickstarter Finally Did it: Traffic Analytics!
One of our chief complaints running our IU.me project on Kickstarter is the lack of built in traffic analytics. Kickstarter gives you some information about backers and where they came from (referrers), but absolutely no data on visitors that didn't back yo...

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Court the Media
This one should be obvious but can get lost in all of the activities leading up to a crowdfunding campaign launch, so I figured I will do a post on it. One of the best ways to get your message out is to get media coverage, preferably well timed with the lau...

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Traffic Matters
In a previous blog post, I talked about crowd building well ahead of your crowdfunding project launch, which is very important. Another important activity is to setup your traffic flow also well in advance of your launch. This is two folds: making sure your...

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Not all Crowd Building Activities are the Same
One of the very first things you learn when you decide to launch a crowdfunding campaign is that the platform you choose, be it Kickstarter, Indiegogo or the hundred other platforms out there, is that they provide your project with very little to no publici...

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It's Never too Late for Course Correction
In a previous post, I talked about the importance of treating a crowdfunding project as a marketing campaign, always starting with the target audience and crafting the content and the rewards with specific personas in mind. This is something that we didn't ...

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Great Stats and Analysis Blog Post
 I ran across this great blog post on Kickstarter stats. It's very well prepared and is definitely worth the read. You can read the full blog at http://www.appsblogger.com/behind-kickstarter-crowdfunding-stats/ . I'm including the infographic from the post...

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Why Most Cloud-Computing Projects Fail in Crowdfunding?
When I first started thinking about launching a Kickstarter project for IU.me , a cloud platform that bridges the gap between social networking, collaboration, organization and automation, I started researching web projects and reading related articles. The...

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Treat your Crowdfunding Project as a Marketing Campaign
Since a crowdfunding project is just a vehicle to pre-sell your product or service before it's fully finished and ready to ship, it's not much different than a marketing campaign that you would put together to sell your actual finished product. Accordingly,...

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A very important lesson I learned...hope it's not too late :)
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