Category Archives: BackerKit

The Battle of Castle Itter: When the US and Germany Fought Together in WW2 – YouTube Video

I saw this as a suggested video on YouTube yesterday: The Battle of Castle Itter: When the US and Germany Fought Together in WW2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IRx7KkrT1QU (around 17:54 minutes long). Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_for_Castle_Itter. Amazon book link: https://www.amazon.com/Last-Battle-German-Soldiers-Joined/dp/0306822962/ (not an affiliate link) … Continue reading

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The Dice Tower – Featured Vlogger of the Week – April 9, 2019

I chose The Dice Tower – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiwBbXQlljGjKtKhcdMliRA as the Featured Vlogger of the Week for April 9, 2019. The channel has an impressive 13,518 videos uploaded. Looks like the first video was uploaded January 25, 2008 and the latest video was … Continue reading

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BackerKit Updates March 22, 2019

I received an e-mail recently from BackerKit – https://www.backerkit.com/ with several updates mentioned: https://www.backerkit.com/blog/pre-order-store?utm_source=community_newsletter&utm_medium=email https://www.backerkit.com/blog/backerkit-referrals?utm_source=community_newsletter&utm_medium=email http://www.backerkit.com/blog/?utm_source=community_newsletter&utm_medium=email I have used BackerKit as a backer, but never as a campaign creator. I find it easy to use although each creator has a lot … Continue reading

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Divination Dice BackerKit Link – Good Through March 25, 2019

Yesterday, I received an update that Divination Dice – https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/dougoutcrafts/divination-dice-set-relaunch-by-dougoutcrafts had launched the BackerKit survey – https://divination-dice-set.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders and it would be open for 10 days. The above link is for those who didn’t back the campaign on Kickstarter. If you backed … Continue reading

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Pledge Manager Sites for Crowdfunding

As I mentioned in this post, Interesting Articles about Pledge Managers, In looking up different pledge managers on my least favorite search engine, I came across this article: https://stonemaiergames.com/backers-decide-kickstarter-survey-vs-third-party-pledge-manager/. –snip– In the second link, he gives a great description of … Continue reading

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My 1,500th Blog Post

Updated March 23, 2019 – realized I missed a category/topic. I am fast approaching blog post #1,500. As always, a big thank you to those who read my blog, follow me, like a post, or comment. It’s appreciated. If I … Continue reading

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Down to the Wire Kickstarter Campaign for Final Unlocked Stretch Goal

Disclosure: I have pledged to this campaign for a modest amount. I am taking no position on if the addition of the glow set stretch goal although I think more choices are usually a good thing. I probably won’t go … Continue reading

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Interesting Articles about Pledge Managers

Updated February 23, 2019: added links to the different pledge manager sites. In looking up different pledge managers on my least favorite search engine, I came across this article: https://stonemaiergames.com/backers-decide-kickstarter-survey-vs-third-party-pledge-manager/. The article does a decent review, but leaves out one … Continue reading

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Update to Earlier Fundly Top 40+ Crowdfunding Sites Post

This is an update to my earlier blog post: The 40+ Best Crowdfunding Websites: Fundly Blog. Also combining the crowdfunding lists from two earlier posts: Top 10 Crowdfunding Platforms of 2018 According to Inc.com and The Rest of the Top 20 … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Things to Consider – Backers and Creators

In thinking about crowdfunding, a topic I have considered is looking at things to watch out for that I haven’t covered. For backers, two (2) things come to mind. First, always expect any campaign you pledge will be funded regardless … Continue reading

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