Kickstarter Crosses The Pond With UK-Based Projects, Simplifies International Shipping

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http://techcrunch.com – Kickstarter today announced it will allow projects to be based in the U.K. on its crowdfunding site beginning October 31. This marks the first time Kickstarter projects will be able to be built around bank accounts located outside of the U.S., and in tandem with that announcement, the site also introduced streamlined international shipping options that make it easier and clearer for project creators to either collect additional funds for shipping out-of-country, or limit their projects to domestic backers only. This is a move that should help Kickstarter grow its international user base (i (IT news)