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Why the Can't Stop Tooting Kickstarter didn’t go as well as we thought
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Why the Can't Stop Tooting Kickstarter didn’t go as well as we thought

Today we have a very special episode. We are going to talk about the reasons the Kickstarter didn’t go as well as we would have liked.

Before we get to the 13 reasons that I think the Kickstarter failed to live up to it’s potential, let us say the good stuff. We funded! Yay! We raised $2162 from 65 backers to make this project a reality. I love you all for backing. It’s because of our amazing fans that we were able to fund at all.

Here’s the thing. You helped us fund DESPITE our bumbling of this campaign. I mean we had 13 days where we raised $0. That’s horrible! I’ve never had a campaign go more than 1 day without funding at least $1.

We also raised from 65 people, which is under half our lowest total backers from the past three campaigns. However, we funded!

Now, let’s look at the ways we could have done better, because even though our campaign funding goal was $2,000 we thought that $5,000 was absolutely within our grasp.

1.       I just ran a Kickstarter in February, which ended in Ma…

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