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Kickass Crowdfunding WITHOUT Kickstarter

21 Tips For Doing Kickass Crowdfunding WITHOUT Kickstarter (w/ Examples and Tools To Do It)You don’t need a crowdfunding platform (like Kickstarter) to run a kickass, successful crowdfunding campaign. You can do it all on your own site and on your own terms.Just look at KickoffLabs customer, Glowforge, who built an email list then ran…

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Lessons Learned in Successful Crowdfunding

Josh Ledgard, Co-Founder of KickoffLabs:     Here at KickoffLabs, we love beer. It makes us happy :) Which makes us happy to bring you our guest, Luke Brown. Luke is the founder of the Cedar Horse Workshop and he recently successfully launched a Kickstarter campaign for his product, The Beer Hammer.   Starting at…

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How to Secure 300,000 Facebook Fans, 50,000 Email Subscribers, and Crowdfunding

Josh Ledgard, Co-Founder of KickoffLabs: Rossa Shanks and his co-founder, Rich Brown, in the last few years have secured 300,000 Facebook fans; 45,000 Twitter followers; they crowdfunded their business… and most recently collected an additional 50,000 email subscribers on their most recent campaign for the Great Little Place app through KickoffLabs. What’s your background? What…

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How Acompli Launched with KickoffLabs and Went On to a $200M Acquisition

Josh Ledgard, Co-Founder of KickoffLabs: Acompli is an amazing email application available on Android and iOS… this is their story of starting as a KickoffLabs customer, going well beyond that being recently acquired for $200 million dollars by Microsoft. It was interesting because when I saw the news stories coming across as the acquisition, I…

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Introducing Landing Page A/B Testing at KickoffLabs

While most people were enjoying some time off over the holidays, the KickoffLabs team has been hard at work getting ready to release one of the biggest updates to our platform. Today we’re proudly announcing the launch of A/B Testing (a.k.a split testing)! KickoffLabs now makes it easier than before to run successful A/B testing…

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