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Six Figure Crowdfunding

The No Bullsh*t Guide to Running a Life-Changing Campaign

Illustrated by Joy Ho / With Dylan Todd
Published by BOOM! Studios
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

Want to know how to crowdfund projects that make hundreds of thousands of dollars? This is how.


In this bold, irreverent, hilarious how-to guide, bestselling Kickstarter campaign manager Derek Miller takes his millions of dollars of Super Crowdfunding experience and delivers everything you need to know about being a modern entrepreneur in today’s global marketplace. In other words, this is not a cheesecake cookbook.

Embrace community and learn how to maximize your MESSAGE, MECHANICS, and MARKETING so you can successfully:

Get people to give a damn about you and your crazy idea so you can stand out from the noise.

Avoid the mistakes the rest of us made.

Discover your creative freedom and make that sweet, sweet cash.

Accompanied by laugh-out-loud illustrations by cartoonist Joy Ho, enjoy an exhaustive look into what it takes to manage and execute a successful six-figure crowdfunding campaign with over $30 million worth of collective advice and pro-tips from the world class asskickers who brought you:

Dude Bro Party Massacre 3 ($241,071)
Augie and the Green Knight ($384,410)
OrganATTACK! ($526,274)
The Cyanide & Happiness Show ($770,309)
Bunch of Balloons ($929,160)
Superbook ($2,952,508)
Joking Hazard ($3,246,588)
G-RO ($3,307,773)
Pillars of Eternity ($3,986,929)
Bones I-IV ($12,380,214)

DEREK MILLER is a crowdfunding consultant who helps craft rewards-based strategies for early-stage startup companies focused on raising capital without sacrificing equity. Since 2013, Derek has raised over $4.7 million through three Cyanide & Happiness Kickstarter campaigns, each of which launched a new, self-sustaining company. He’s been featured in Variety, PBS Rewire, USA Today’s Moonlighting, and has appeared on Crowdfunding Demystified, Crowdfunding Uncut, and Side Hustle School. Currently, Derek serves as the Business Manager at Explosm while mentoring students at the University of Texas at Dallas

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Product Details

  • Publisher: BOOM! Studios (July 24, 2018)
  • Length: 256 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781684152117
  • Grades: 13 and up

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