Posted by Jessie
Beautiful Surrender Video

This week’s Throw Back Thursday hails from the golden age of March 2012. This awesome band (then known as “Ashei”) put together a wee crowdfunding campaign to create a music video for their song, “Beautiful Surrender”. Without even playing the […]

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Posted by Anna
How to PledgeMe

Obviously, we often get asked for tips on how to crowdfund well – so, we dusted off our old guide recently and created this extended version guide (thanks Lewis!). Here’s our advice on the three P’s: Planning, Pitching, and Promoting. […]

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Posted by Anna
You. Guys. Rock!

Wow. 2012 was a massive year. Bigger than words really, so I’m going to start with a photo: That’s some of the 175 projects YOU MADE HAPPEN last year. If I started trying to list them all – well, I’d probably […]

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Posted by Anna
Tip #1 – You need inspiring rewards

One driver of crowdfunding successfully is creating compelling rewards that relate to your project. People want to give you money, and these rewards should inspire them to open their wallets and help. These should be creative and quirky, but not […]

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Posted by Anna
We ♥ Christchurch

Wow. We launched PledgeMe to the South Island last Wednesday, and we need to send a massive shout out of thanks to Christchurch. We were completely blown away by your support. You’re awesome! When our brand ambassador, Amy Bowie, made […]

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Posted by Anna
Beautiful Surrender – Funded!

Ashei had a pretty simple goal with their PledgeMe campaign – to make a rocking music video. And, they’d already proven they could. Their first video, Let Me Down, was the C4 video of the week the first week it […]

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