Welcome to this quick and easy tutorial on creating a project with ELIX!
Create An Account
Before creating a product or campaign, sign up for ELIX here. All you need is an email and a password to get started.
Creating A Campaign
If this is your first time creating a product or campaign, you’ll see the following screen:
Click on “Create New Campaign” in the upper right. Then, just enter some basic info to get started:
After filling out this information and clicking “Create My Campaign” you’ll be able to fill in the details of your campaign:
If you select “Enable rewards for funding milestones,” you’ll see a third tab showing rewards pop up. Add rewards to incentivize backers to support your campaigns:
We recommend adding around 1-3 compelling rewards to give people even more reasons to support your campaign.
Creating A Product
Creating a product using ELIX is incredibly simple. First, log in to the ELIX web portal here. Then, click on the upper left “Products” tab and you’ll see this screen:
Click “Create New Product” to get started. You’ll see this dialog:
After filling out these fields, on the next screen enter all the relevant details:
Using just a few tabs, you can specify all the relevant information about this product. If your item needs to be shipped, enable “Does this item need to be shipped” and add relevant shipping information in the third tab.
How Long Does It Take To Create A Campaign Or Product?
Creating a crowdfunding campaign or product takes less than 2 minutes. Create one here.
How Can I Categorize Products And Campaigns?
When creating a product or campaign, you can choose from a variety of categories. Here are just a few you can choose from:
Jewelry & Watches
Furniture, Appliances & Equipment
Video Games, Consoles & Accessories
Flowers, Greetings & Misc Gifts
Home & Garden
How Can I Support Projects?
We’re currently working on tools to support products and campaigns. This includes working on ways to display campaign and product cards on the homepage, like so:
We hope this tutorial has been helpful! We’re continuously working with our design team to improve these designs and will keep the community updated. In the meantime, create your first campaign or product here.