In the past four days we had a big boost in our funding – we passed the 50% startup funding target, and passed the 3000 “Supporters” milestone (which is people who subscribed to Blender Cloud, or who pledged for a film credit).
Plan B – just do a great short film together – goes to the drawer. But we also tweak plan A a little bit . Here’s plan A’:
IF (when!) we make this goal, we then will:
That is expected to create traffic and attention to give existing Supporters confidence to stay on board, and get a lot more new Supporters in.
We keep targeting on 10k. But if we can get 5000 in just 60 days, I’m confident we’ll get many more in the months after.
Note – what we already have is:
Let me thank everyone for the overwhelming support. I will soon make a page with a selection of encouraging comments people have emailed to me. This project is really beginning to live.
-Ton-(Note: everyone who has pledged will be contacted tomorrow. I hope they will accept the extension of the campaign. When people rather withdraw a pledge, we do it for them without hesitation. PayPal allows us to refund without costs in 60 days.)