The Crowded Shadows

Learn about the benefits of Equity Crowdfunding and choose between the use of a crowdfunding platform or doing it all yourself.


In this chapter, you will understand the Equity Crowdfunding cycle, the tasks and duties nobody is going to tell you. You will get ready to assess the different options for funding your business using the crowd and learn with different examples how others have succeed.

  • Crowdfunding
  • Equity crowdfunding
  • Fundraising
  • Debt crowdfunding
Practices Explained

Equity Crowdfunding

Special Purpose Vehicles

Practices Mentioned

Crowdfunding Platforms

Product Crowdfunding

Debt Crowdfunding


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Chapter 6 Illustrations

Recommended Tools

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Recommended Books

Equity Crowdfunding: The Complete Guide For Startups And Growing Companies by Nathan Rose

Crowdstart: The Ultimate Guide to a Powerful and Profitable Crowdfunding Campaign by Ariel Hyatt

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