The infographic is based on the research of 300 crowdfunding campaigns on Kickstarter and Indiegogo: numbers, trends, interesting projects.
Gizmodo Mashable Engadget Venture Beat Digital Trends TechCrunch The Verge Gizmag Cnet Fast Company (Reached 100% of the Goal) Wearable Technologies Market is Growing Fast. 34% of Successful Projects have been created in California. But on Indiegogo there are only 16% CA projects in 2014 comparing to 29% in 2013. Asia & Europe are Catching Up. 22% of All Projects Have Raised between $100K & $1M. Delivery Rates are Very Low, Especilly for Campaigns with Flexible Funding. Kickstarter Has Significantly Higher Success & Delivery Rates. None of the Products were Delivered On Time. 24% Countries the Successful Projects have Come from 20 $1,502,828 KREYOS: The ONLY Smartwatch With Voice & Gesture Control Indiegogo Kickstarter $1M+ $100K-1M $50K-$100K less than $50K 0.7% 16.0% 9.3% 8.0% 4.7% 26.0% 14.0% 13.3% Florida CanadaCalifornia New York $16,562 $18,896 $8,191 1 6 19 68 45 2010 2011 2012 2013 Successful Projects 2014 (first 3 months) 2010 2011 2012 2013 Money Raised (in thousands) 2014 (first 3 months) $942.6 $397.9 34% 34% 45% $10,266,845 PEBBLE: E-Paper Watch for iPhone and Android (of All Launched Campaigns) (Total Countries: 20) www.CrowdfundProductions.com CONCLUSIONS $11,815,777 $33,173,558 MONEY RAISED SUCCESS RATE DELIVERY RATE (for projects funded in 2011-2013) IGG California United Kingdom Activity/Fitness Tracking Health Monitoring Personal Security Smart Textile Wearable Computers/Hands-free Communicators Virtual Reality CATEGORIES PROJECTS RESEARCHED 300 CROWDFUNDING WEARABLE TECHNOLOGIES CROWDFUNDING WEARABLE TECHNOLOGIES 18% flexible funding on IGG MOST FUNDED AMOUNTS RAISED GEOGRAPHY (Number of Projects & Money Raised) THE MOST UNUSUAL PROJECTS : The tail that wags when you get excited : The first device to translate animal thoughts into english : Smart Diapers : An Entire Band in your Pocket TOP 10 MEDIA COVERING WT CROWDFUNDING PROJECTS BY YEARS 51% KS Top Locations Top Locations