Caveat Backer

Investor in Kickstarter, the Company, Decries ‘The Worst Project I’ve Funded’ on Kickstarter

Mr. Haughey. (

MetaFilter founder Matt Haughey had a bad experience on Kickstarter, and like those before him, he blogged about it. But as an experienced backer, and with a note of caution for project creators rather than a wag of the finger at Kickstarter (he’s a “very small” investor in the startup). “Lessons for Kickstarter creators from the worst project I ever funded on Kickstarter” is the title of this story, and it’s about a pretty iPhone case that took too long to make and then didn’t work. Read More