The massive crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter, is to open an Irish website soon according to the Irish Independent. The site, set to bring creative projects to life through individual small scale donations, will be welcomed by a growing number of Irish entrepreneurs. So far they’ve had to go through US or UK sites. Relatively unknown in Ireland, Kickstarter will go up against three established native Irish crowdfunding platforms. More than 90 Irish projects have been launched on the American or UK Kickstarter sites since the platforms start in 2009. A little more than half of them have been successful.
Check out the full scoop on the Irish Independent