Making money online

5 steps that will make your Kickstarter launch explode

A Kickstarter launch is a huge undertaking. Get it right and your business could soar, but make some silly mistakes and your big idea could be dead before you’ve even given it a chance. Why would you want to do that?! Easy to control factors that will boost your Kickstarter launch Build out your email […] Continue Reading

Interview with Joshua Flagg of WatchItAllAbout.com

Joshua Flagg is a UK based watch reviewer and owner/editor of WatchItAllAbout.com. Watches are a big deal on Kickstarter, so he’s seen more than his fair share of campaigns over the years. He’s reviewed a couple of my products, so when I started putting this site together I asked if he’d mind answering a few questions […] Continue Reading

Kickstarter potato salad project – what can we learn?

The Kickstarter potato salad project, run in 2014, was a crazy viral sensation. Although it’ll be impossible to directly copy it, there is plenty we can learn and put in to our own campaigns. If you’re a crowdfunding enthusiast (or really were just online at all in 2014) you’ll almost certainly have heard of the Kickstarter […] Continue Reading

How to grow a mailing list that will guarantee your success

Building and growing a mailing list is absolutely key to both the short and long term success of your business. While social media can result in some good traffic, there is still nothing that beats good old-fashioned email. And best of all, it’s almost free! Why do you need a mailing list? There is a […] Continue Reading

How to pick the best time to launch your Kickstarter

Two of the questions I get asked the most often are “what time should I launch my Kickstarter campaign?” and “which day should I launch my Kickstarter campaign?” so let’s look at what tends to work. Do remember that there are other rules to worry about, the day and time isn’t the only factor to […] Continue Reading

How to build an affiliate scheme with Kickbooster

Most Kickstarter promotional services are useless. For some large sum of money a faceless organisation claim they will do undefined things to bring you thousands of backers. Whatever, they are mostly bullshit. A few, however, work. Kickbooster don’t claim to do your promotion for you, instead they provide a framework to let people earn money […] Continue Reading