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I've run five successful Kickstarters so far, and have learnt so much from other bloggers and books that I felt it was important to pay it back and share what has worked and not worked for me. This page is a work in progress, and will be added to whenever someone asks me for advice! Prelaunch as soon as you can I managed100 day prelaunch. This cannot be understated — prelaunch as soon as you can to build your list. I launched with 160 followers, which contributed significantly to successfully funding in 34 minutes. A prelaunch campaign for a Gotham...

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This Month's Bar - Fool's Errand Well, why wouldn't we brand this month's bar with our favourite puzzle-and-physical-exercise-challenge game, Fool's Errand‽ This bar is a delicious Banoffee Milk, crammed with the usual array of puzzles and small-town crime! Subscribers will have already feasted on it, and this flavour has proven to be very popular, so do get it while it's in a room-temperature condition! Will you find it a-peeling? What we are playing (from other people) This month's game is from USB Escape, our Canadian friend, Keith! This is a computer-based puzzle game, and there is a LOT of content...

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april, clint, eastwood, experiment, game, mangetout, mystery, puzzle, sales -

"I ended the day selling out both games. Again, I hadn't included how many of each game I was going to sell, but I've actually worked out that it would be best to sell 50 and keep it at 50 of each. I managed to achieve this for both games and was absolutely delighted when the last one sold. This is a model that I will really experiment and explore again, as people seemed quite excited about it."

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"You mustn't mess me about. I know I may look like a rhinoceros, but I've got quite a thin skin really." Benny, Circle of Friends Hands up who enjoys rejection? Oh, that would be none of us then. It's a funny thing, isn't it? If we don't seek rejection, we end up with our status unchanged. Nothing happening. Rejection is an element of taking a risk, of taking the plunge, of taking a step overboard and seeing what's out there. Can I actually ride a bike after 20 years? Can I lose that weight? Should I go for that job? Could...

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