The Heavenly Sight project was successfully funded on Kickstarter! This, of course, is great news. However, it’s an extra big deal for us because it’s the first Kickstarter campaign that we managed. In the process we gained a lot of valuable insight that we hope to be able to duplicate for other projects like this(…)
Kickstarter is a platform for raising money for projects, powered by the social internet. Project creators promote their projects via facebook, twitter, and other social media outlets. Backers pledge money to fund the project. If the project meets its goals by the deadline set, the money gets passed on. If not, the pledged money is returned to the backers.
We worked with Murray Street Productions and our frequent partners in design at Flyleaf Creative to help get a quick blog launched to help promote the Kickstarter Campaign for Heavenly Sight, a documentary about the influence of blind black gospel singers on the music on American music. Flyleaf did the site design, while we set(…)