Ten Thousand Projects Financed
In 2011, the year of Kickstarter's second birthday, the crowdfunding site recorded nearly 11,836 successfully funded projects (about 44% of all the projects submitted) with more than $99 million pledged.
The year showed phenomenal growth over the previous one when 3,910 successful projects were launched with $27 million pledged.
Kickstarter is already the world's largest funding platform for creative projects. The majority of projects on Kickstarter are cr...
Will Keyser, the Startup Owl, is a wise old bird who has done several startups himself, and helped many others see the light of day: an arboretum, low-tech communication, green retailing, online fitness among many others.