Category Archives: BackerKit

Why I Post About Crowdfunding

Like it or not, Crowdfunding is a good way to go for individuals, businesses, and non-profits. There are limits, but some don’t get that aspect. I have seen campaigns with small goals, $300 – 500, fail and seen campaigns with … Continue reading

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My Introduction to RolePlaying Games – The Fantasy Trip (Melee, Wizard)

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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Backerkit Patreon Beta for Creators

If you are a creator, as opposed to a backer, on Backerkit, they are running a beta that allows you to link your Patreon account to Backerkit. I received an e-mail earlier today that included a link: https://backerkit.helpscoutdocs.com/article/561-sync-my-patreon-with-backerkit (included below … Continue reading

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Working on Updating My Master’s Thesis – Nonprofit Usage of Social Media

Back in 2011, I submitted my Master’s thesis: Nonprofit Usage of Social Media that was approved. Early on, I tried to get it amended to include for-profit businesses, but my Adviser wouldn’t approve the change. She was from Russia where … Continue reading

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Have You Linked All of Your Social Media Sites to Your Blog?

#ad (on the off-chance the FTC considers any of the below links as needing #ad in this post). Have You Linked All of Your Social Media Sites to Your Blog? Thanks to Jamie Gates of https://applegategenealogy.wordpress.com/, I learned about Ko-fi; … Continue reading

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The Kickstarter Campaign that Thought It Could – DNA Warriors

It looked like this Kickstarter campaign was dead in the water back on November 24, 2018: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/altavilla/dna-history-opening-a-tomb-of-four-great-warriors/. See my blog post on Gaming Sunday Week of December 2, 2018: As of December 2, 2018: project ended: NOK 103,358 pledged of … Continue reading

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Successful Dice Kickstarter Campaign

Updated December 18, 2018: They pulled the plug even though they were fully funded due to supplier problem: The Kickstarter Campaign that Gave Up Too Easily. Another successful dice-related Kickstarter campaign – https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/boardgamebag/dice-good-luck-dragon-crit-and-lucky-iconic-on-d20. Their goal was to raise HK$ 15,673 … Continue reading

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Gaming Sunday Week of November 25, 2018

 Updated November 30, 2018: Added a couple of new bundles and removed bundles that ended. AS ALWAYS, CHECK PRICES BEFORE ORDERING as sales can end or change before I update them. Also, some sales only have so many items or … Continue reading

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My First Crowdfunding Support – Bunnies and Burrows Kickstarter Campaign

Updated June 28, 2019: added more information and clarified some other things. I started writing this post on November 1, 2018 which explains the recently comment. I recently made my first contribution to crowdfunding, sometimes called crowdsourcing. It was to … Continue reading

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800th Blog Post

Technically, it’s 803, or 804 if I count my first blog post that WordPress ate. It would have been 801/802 as I thought I had posted it already. Some of my earlier milestone blog posts are My 700th Blog Post … Continue reading

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