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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What Are You Doing to Make Your Blog Stand Out?

Sounds like an easy question right? However, if you are doing nothing or very little to make your blog stand out, you may want to re-think it. Somewhere there’s a good estimate of how many blogs are out there. From … 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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