Internet 2012 Bus Tour

Campaign-style bus tour talking to local startups, colleges, media, politicians & orgs about the power & promise of the Open Internet.
raised of $40,000 goal
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This campaign started on Aug 23 and closed on September 28, 2012 (11:59pm PT).
Flexible Funding
Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on September 28, 2012
Select a Perk
  • $5USD
    Name & thank you on our site

    Your name and a thank you on our website.

    38 claimed

  • $10USD
    DRM-free Documentary Download

    Name & thank you on the site + DRM-free short documentary of all the awesome stories we're collecting from you on the road. (This will eventually go on sale to the public to fundraise for internet freedom, but you'll be getting it early and for a lower price!)

    82 claimed

  • $25USD
    Your photo up in the bus

    Name & thank you on our site, and everyone that comes onto the bus will see your pic.

    45 claimed

  • $42USD
    Commemorative poster & sticker

    All of the above + a commemorative poster showing a map pf the bus tour route, and a sticker.

    31 claimed

  • $100USD
    Unique postcard from tour

    All of the above + somewhere along our journey we will sent you a personal handwritten postcard. Ideally it will be both tacky and sentimental.

    22 out of 144 claimed

  • $200USD
    Phone call/drunk dial

    All of the above + we will call you at some point from the bus tour, and you will get to speak with everyone on the bus (who knows who will be there). Ideally we will be a bit tipsy and we'll confess our love.

    6 out of 12 claimed

  • $1,000USD
    Video + reddit ads

    All of the above + a 1-2 minute video about your startup featured on the Internet 2012 website. Plus! You'll get $500 worth of sponsored headlines on reddit.

    8 out of 15 claimed

  • $10,000USD
    Ride on the bus with us!

    All of the above + you'll get to ride on the bus with us and be a part of this amazing journey.

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $14,000USD
    Alexis will draw you a mascot

    All of the above + Alexis (creator of the reddit, hipmunk, breadpig and other beloved web mascots) will draw you an original and custom mascot.

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $36,000USD
    Bus comes to you!

    All of the above + we’ll drive the bus to your house and throw you an impromptu parade. You can be the drum major. (lower 48 only)

    0 out of 1 claimed

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