creativeLIVE - Clay Hebert - Kickstarter for Photographers and Filmmakers
If you have a ground-breaking idea for a film or photography project but don’t have the funds to get it off the ground, Kickstarter is one of the tools you can use to transform your aspirations into reality. However, less than 45 percent of campaigns on the crowdfunding site are successful so how do you make sure you’ll succeed? The key is preparation—and winning the race before you even get started.
Join creativeLIVE instructor Clay Hebert to learn how to make all the right moves and get the most out of this powerful crowdfunding tool.This one-day course will provide you with tips, tricks, and best practices for using Kickstarter. You’ll learn about the optimal setup for a Kickstarter campaign, including how to identify the best backers. Clay will discuss the importance of pre-planning your campaign from start to finish. You’ll also learn about making the video and text content on your Kickstarter page dynamic and compelling to potential backers.
By the end of this course, you’ll know which types of projects actually succeed on Kickstart and be prepared to use it to its fullest potential, attract the backers you need, and fund any project.
Clay Hebert is a Kickstarter expert. The creator of CrowdfundingHacks, Clay has helped over 25 projects raise over $2.4 million dollars total on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. He’s an expert in planning, building, launching and promoting successful crowdfunding campaigns and will show you how to get your project funded.
Session 1 October 25, 2013
Day 1 Pre-Show
9:00 am - Plan
9:45 am - Plan - Building Your Tribe
10:45 am - Build
11:30 am - Build - Reward Levels
12:45 pm - Launch
1:00 pm - Launch Brainstorm with Student Projects
1:30 pm - Launch Brainstorm with Student Project 2
2:30 pm - Promote
3:15 pm - Reward Level Modeling Tool Example
Day 1 Wrap-Up