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IgnitionDeck Enterprise Now Includes Your Favorite Crowdfunding Theme

by Shawn

In our last post about passing the value down, we went into great detail about how continuous development on a product creates the ability to steadily offer more value at a better or identical price point.  IgnitionDeck Crowdfunding will now be free outright, and IgnitionDeck Commerce will, for the first time ever, have a free version.  Our child theme 500 Classic was…

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IgnitionDeck 2016: Passing the Value Down

by Nathan Hangen

One of the things we love about building software is that each new day of development gives us the opportunity to make improvements to a product, deploy the changes, and see instant results. To examine something like IgnitionDeck, which started with very humble beginnings, is to see that as bugs are fixed, improvements are made, and features are added, no single line…

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GIG Joins the IgnitionDeck Theme Lineup

by Drew

We’re excited to announce the addition of a new theme to our portfolio of beautiful crowdfunding and e-commerce themes. The GIG theme, designed and sold by CR3ATIV on Themeforest, is a highly-rated, fully responsive and mobile-ready theme that integrates with IgnitionDeck Crowdfunding and makes it incredibly easy for bands to showcase their work, connect with fans, and sell or crowdfund music. The relationship between IgnitionDeck and GIG has always…

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Happy Trails, Karl. You Will Be Missed.

by Drew

It was almost a year ago when we recruited Karl Lindsay, a brilliant photographer, world traveler, and truly kind-hearted gentleman, to join the team and lead our Fundify support efforts post-acquisition. Since then, he has not only been our saving grace in helping us provide support for customers of the AppThemer Crowdfunding plugin and its associated themes (Fundify & Crowdpress), he has also become an invaluable member of our…

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The Future of Crowdfunding Tools: IgnitionDeck’s New Flagship Product

by Drew

The following is our April Fools 2015 post.  Thanks for the fun everyone! Years of market sector analysis, conducted by our elite research team, has demonstrated that most crowdfunders have to do a password reset every time they want to check up on their stats! Read on to find out more…

Giving A Little Extra Love To Our Product Documentation

by Drew

IgnitionDeck has been growing fast since it’s birth in 2011. And since then, our team has worked tirelessly to add new, exciting features and improve ease of use. We’ve watched our baby grow from what started out as merely the best self-hosted Crowdfunding software, to a suite of products we believe will soon be known as one of the easiest…

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1.5 is Alive!

by Nathan Hangen

One of our favorite things about working on the IgnitionDeck product line is that, with the help of our customers, we get to actively take part in the evolution of a new market that is continually re-defining itself. We believe that these new releases, IgnitionDeck Crowdfunding (IDCF) 1.5  and IgnitionDeck Commerce (IDC) 1.5, are the best examples of that to date….

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The Evolution of Fundify & CrowdPress

by Nathan Hangen

We’re excited to announce that after numerous rounds of development and QA, the Fundify and CrowdPress themes have been upgraded in order to work with IgnitionDeck Crowdfunding. While this integration has been planned from the start, we chose to expedite it as a result of issues with the Fundify Crowdfunding plugin (formerly ATCF) and because of the numerous requests we received from…

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The State of Fundify (and CrowdPress)

by Nathan Hangen

When we agreed to purchase Fundify and CrowdPress, we did so knowing that the transition would be complex. However, we also knew that in order to repair the fractured marketplace that was WordPress crowdfunding,  we would need to find a way to unify the offerings and create a customer and support experience that maintained our organization’s high standards. Knowing that these…

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A New Future for IgnitionDeck

by Nathan Hangen

If we had to describe the next major release of IgnitionDeck with a single word, that word would be transformative. Our latest iteration of IgnitionDeck not only represents a whole new set of features, re-designs, and upgrades, it also represents a paradigm shift in the way we, as a company, think about crowdfunding and eCommerce, especially within the scope of the…

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