Kickstarter Series #11: Soft But Not “Fluffy” - An Insider Guide to Soft Launching Your Crowdfunding Campaign

Last week saw the remaining lesson in how to create the heart of your campaign, the content. An integral part of any campaign, and the direct way to tell your story to your audience. EVERYTHING you do in you campaign points to this content and…

Kickstarter Series #10: The Heart of Every Crowdfunding Campaign - The Content (Part 2 of 2)

Welcome back to Version 22's Kickstarter How-To Series. Since the last lesson, we took a break from writing to work solely on bringing our Nimble campaign from idea to life, and so time for creating content like this had been put on hold for…
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May 2017: A trip to China, a mayor, a catwalk and rain.

This month involved a trip to China, a Mayor, TV cameras and rain. This month was the Grand Final of the Design Intelligence Awards we mentioned in April. A coming together of 22 finalists from all over the world… which included Version…

Nimble VS Human - The Story So Far

We originally designed Nimble for one purpose, opening food packaging in the kitchen. But since its humble beginnings a few years ago, and to this day, people using Nimble continuously surprise us with the creative uses for Nimble they've…
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Inventor Insights: A Q&A with Studio Neat, the guys behind SIX successful Kickstarter campaigns.

  Dan Provost (left) & Tom Gerhardt (right), co-founders of  Studio Neat   I first came across Studio Neat and their products in 2010 when they launched their first Kickstarter campaign for the Glif, a tripod mount for…

EPIC Wrap Battle: Episode 01 - Envelope Race

Welcome to the first episode of the EPIC Wrap Battle Series. Nimble vs Human This week we battle it out in a race to see who can open all of the envelopes as quick as possible! It's a close one, so you've got to watch closely to see who…
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What We Got Up To Last Month (March 2017)

March has been an exciting month for the team at Version 22 by any measure. It's gone by in a blur of parcels, emails, trips and launches, and here we are in April without even realising it! Before we go any further; mentioning April reminds…

Things We Like: A Plastic Bag Made from Plants

Plastic bags are bad. Everyone knows this now. The carrier bag charge was introduced in all supermarkets in the UK in 2015 to reduce the number that were being used and disposed of each day. There are still however thousands upon thousands going…
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What 15,000 Nimbles Looks Like

This is what 15,000 Nimbles look like! These Nimbles have spent the last few months aboard a ship like this one... Making its way across the ocean from our factory partners in China. After an unexpected delay of a couple of weeks…
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A BIG Final Thank You, Delivery Statuses, and How-To Nimble

  Hello all, First of all, we'd like to say thank you to everyone who has supported us on this journey for the last 9 months. Nimble's Kickstarter project has been filled with hard, yet enjoyable work even since before we hit the…