What It Is
One of the most popular crowdfunding websites, has a huge user base. Used for a wide variety of projects.

How It Works
It's 100% free to start a project. Once you register you can start to design your campaign immediately. A very simple template that saves all your work until it's ready to go. The only time you pay for Kickstarter's services is if your funding campaign reaches it's minimum goal.

Best For
Successful technology and design projects make a lot of money. Dance and music projects have a very high chance of success (74% of dance projects are successful).

The Catch
You must reach your goal.

The Cost

If Your Project Is Successfully Funded:

Kickstarter fee
5% of total funds raised
Payment processing fees
3% + $0.20 per pledge
Pledges under $10 have a discounted micropledge fee of 5% + $0.05 per pledge

Avg. $ Raised

Success Story

See projects at Kickstarter