Firestorm: An Open Source forum in Phoenix from ElixirSips

A project in Birmingham, AL by Josh Adams

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A Phoenix-based forum and comment system, built from scratch in screencasts, plus free screencasts for learning Elixir basics.
Backers: 338
Average Pledge Per Backer: $66

Funded: $22,186 of $10,000
Dates: Nov 23rd -> Dec 23rd (30 days)
Project By: Josh Adams
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Latest News

Three days left, almost at our first stretch goal!

December 19th - via:
Hey everyone, Thanks again for all the support. In three days, the Kickstarter concludes and we start scheduling the first design session! We’re less than $2,000 from the first stretch goal: Slack integration. We’re promoting it as hard as we... (Read More)

114% backed in 10 days!

December 2nd - via:
Thank you!!!A Firestorm is officially brewing! We can’t wait to get started on this project, and we have you to thank for it. We have 20 days left in the Kickstarter campaign, and we hope to hit some stretch goals in that timeframe. So let’s talk... (Read More)

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