Kickstarter 2012 Year In Review
A look at the crowdfunding site’s amazing year provides numbers about backers and their pledges.
‘The Best of Kickstarter 2012‘ offers a look back at the crowdfunding platform’s year. The team decided to celebrate by putting together a collection of their favorite projects and moments. The infographic-style presentation starts by providing some stats about the site’s success.
Over two million contributors gave more than $319 million in pledges, successfully funding 18,109 projects. Backers pledged $606.76 per minute to projects in 2012 and 17 projects raised over $1 million. Music was the creative category with the most funded projects (5,067), while Games had the most money pledged ($83 million).