Kickstarter http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/kickstarter The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Kickstarter en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:35:00 GMT Kickstarter Wrote a Computer Program For Its 'Lunch Roulette.' And Now It's Sharing the Code. The crowdfunding platform got organized and made its lunchtime team-building routine into a few lines of computer code. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235766 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235766 Catherine Clifford The crowdfunding platform got organized and made its lunchtime team-building routine into a few lines of computer code. Samsung Reportedly Looking to Snatch Up Startup SmartThings For $200 Million Watch out, Nest. If the rumors are true, the South Korean electronics giant could soon take a bite out of the sizzling home-automation market with the purchase of SmartThings. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235681 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235681 Kim Lachance Shandrow Watch out, Nest. If the rumors are true, the South Korean electronics giant could soon take a bite out of the sizzling home-automation market with the purchase of SmartThings. The Sharing Economy is Misnamed But Deserves Celebration Anyway Technology and the profit motive are creating more opportunity for entrepreneurs and better prices for consumers. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235612 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235612 Andrew Geant Technology and the profit motive are creating more opportunity for entrepreneurs and better prices for consumers. 4 Kickstarter Campaigns You Won't Believe Actually Succeeded Zack Danger Brown’s ludicrous $72,000 potato salad isn’t the weirdest and wackiest dud in the crowdfunding bunch to strike gold. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235499 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235499 Kim Lachance Shandrow Zack Danger Brown’s ludicrous $72,000 potato salad isn’t the weirdest and wackiest dud in the crowdfunding bunch to strike gold. The 10 Most Funded Kickstarter Campaigns Ever A look at the 10 ventures that have raised the most money on the popular crowdfunding website to date. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235313 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235313 Nina Zipkin A look at the 10 ventures that have raised the most money on the popular crowdfunding website to date. Reading Rainbow Breaks Record for Most Backers on Kickstarter…and the Campaign Isn’t Over Yet A good cause + nostalgia + that song = over 100,000 backers who have raised nearly $5 million dollars for the project on the platform so far. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235307 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235307 Laura Entis A good cause + nostalgia + that song = over 100,000 backers who have raised nearly $5 million dollars for the project on the platform so far. Here's Why YouTube Video Creators Are About to Make a Lot of Money The video-sharing website is testing out a panoply of new features, including the ability for fans to 'tip' video creators directly through the site. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235235 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235235 Laura Entis The video-sharing website is testing out a panoply of new features, including the ability for fans to 'tip' video creators directly through the site. Why the Wallet Is the Perfect Product for Crowdfunding Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter released a manifesto that explores why campaigns involving wallets, money clips and card holders are so popular on the site. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235119 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235119 Catherine Clifford Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter released a manifesto that explores why campaigns involving wallets, money clips and card holders are so popular on the site. How to Stay Sane During a Crowdfunding Campaign Raising funds on a platform such as Kickstarter can drive you a little crazy. Here are four things to keep in mind so that doesn't happen. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235020 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235020 Nikki Braziel Raising funds on a platform such as Kickstarter can drive you a little crazy. Here are four things to keep in mind so that doesn't happen. Why I Pivoted My Fundraising Strategy Hint: It’s not because I ran out of money. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234761 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234761 Sarah Haselkorn Hint: It’s not because I ran out of money. Crowdfunding Growing at a Startling Rate, New Report Says An analysis on the relatively new world of crowdfunding provides many answers to common questions. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234426 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234426 Kendall Almerico An analysis on the relatively new world of crowdfunding provides many answers to common questions. Kickstarter Adds Two New Categories for Crowdfunding Projects: Journalism and Crafting The crowdfunding platform has officially created homes for two of its popular project areas. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234766 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234766 Catherine Clifford The crowdfunding platform has officially created homes for two of its popular project areas. This Gadget Will Let You 3-D Print in Nutella A Canadian company has developed a printer attachment called a ‘paste extruder’ that makes it possible to 3-D print with materials that were previously off limits. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234711 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234711 Catherine Clifford A Canadian company has developed a printer attachment called a ‘paste extruder’ that makes it possible to 3-D print with materials that were previously off limits. 6 Tips From Kickstarter on How to Run a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign A roundup of useful tips and best practices for creating a campaign that meets or exceeds its funding goal. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234707 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234707 Laura Entis A roundup of useful tips and best practices for creating a campaign that meets or exceeds its funding goal. Kickstarter Streamlines Its Rules, Becomes Less Exclusive The popular crowdfunding platform unveiled new rules today that make it easier to launch a campaign. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 19:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234497 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234497 Catherine Clifford The popular crowdfunding platform unveiled new rules today that make it easier to launch a campaign. The 3 Keys to a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Planning, attention to detail and plenty of work are necessary for crowdfunding success. Like everything else. Fri, 30 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234298 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234298 Christopher Hawker Planning, attention to detail and plenty of work are necessary for crowdfunding success. Like everything else. 'Reading Rainbow' Is Coming Back Thanks to Kickstarter Host LeVar Burton is adapting the classic show for the web. Thu, 29 May 2014 15:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234324 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234324 Laura Entis Host LeVar Burton is adapting the classic show for the web. How This Wildly Popular Web Series Made It Big The creators of 'Submissions Only,' a comedy web series that airs on BroadwayWorld.com, have struck a sweet spot with audiences well beyond the theater world. Wed, 28 May 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234245 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234245 Nina Zipkin The creators of 'Submissions Only,' a comedy web series that airs on BroadwayWorld.com, have struck a sweet spot with audiences well beyond the theater world. 8 Ways to Make Your Crowdfunding Campaign Pop It seems like everyone and their mother has a Kickstarter campaign. Here's how to get yours noticed. Tue, 27 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233876 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233876 Jodi Helmer It seems like everyone and their mother has a Kickstarter campaign. Here's how to get yours noticed. Drink Out of Your Glass and Eat It, Too Meet the startup creating tasty edible glasses that could take a bite out of landfills. Mon, 19 May 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233169 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233169 Jodi Helmer Meet the startup creating tasty edible glasses that could take a bite out of landfills.