Zebra Comics publisher E.N. Ejob has one successful Kickstarter campaign under his belt, but has been nervous about launching another one. His challenge: How do you keep your past backers engaged and get them to come back for more and at the same time appeal to new readers when you launch again? Tyler and a mastermind roundtable of creators have advice for E.N. and share it in this mastermind style session.
Highlights of This Session Include:
- Unpacking the real fears holding creators back from launching again.
- How to stay in touch with backers after the campaign is over.
- When and why the launch serialization strategy makes sense for creators?
- Plus: The ComixLaunch Mastermind is enrolling again!
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In the Mastermind Hotseat Today:
E.N. Ejob is the founder of Zebra Comics, the first comic book publishing company in Central African Region in the country of Cameroon. Zebra Comics has a mobile application and has over 20 titles.
In the Mastermind Round Table:
Matthew Childers (Art Director, Designer, Artist & Comic Creator)
Bitsy Tandem (Comics & Manga Writer & Artist)
Rene Pfitzner (Comic Artist, Writer & Animator)
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If you had to plan your next 5 project launches right now, what would they be?
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