Tyler shares the details on a few new rewards he experimented with on Launch Day for the SINK: Cutthroat Kickstarter campaign. Plus, some challenges he had giving it his all on launch day.
Highlights of This Session Include:
- 2 special rewards Tyler offered in his latest campaign that helped power a superfast fund
- The challenge of getting the quantity right on your limited items
- Why sometimes giving it all on launch day isn’t possible… or even a good idea.
- Plus: What makes the best add-ons in a Kickstarter launch?
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Links Mentioned in Today’s Show:
SINK #1-11: Cutthroat – A Crime Horror Vampire Thriller https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/comixtribe/sink-cutthroat
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