Recommended Crowdfunding Books



Kickstarter Handbook

The Kickstarter Handbook

Author: Don Steinberg

The great thing about this book is that it has a lot of great examples of successful and not so successful campaigns. Lots of tools, tips and strategies included as well.



Crowdfunding Intelligence

Crowdfunding Intelligence

Author: Chris Buckingham

The blurb describes the book as ‘the go-to guide for entrepreneurs and companies seeking investment’. Also great for getting a good overview of the crowdfunding scene.



The art of asking

The Art of Asking

Author: Amanda Palmer

A great insight into overcoming the fear of asking. Learn from someone who has done many successful crowdfunding campaigns.



Crowdfunding for social good

Crowdfunding for Social Good

Author: Devin D. Thorpe

Crowdfunding is the new way for non-profits and social entrepreneurs to raise money. This book will give you the confidence that crowdfunding is great for ‘Social Good’.



Everything Guide to Crowdfunding

The Everything Guide to Crowdfunding

Author: Thomas Elliot Young

A step-by-step handbook to harnessing social media to raise funds that includes real life case studies of successful campaigns.



A Crowdfunding Strategy book

A Crowdfunder’s Strategy Guide

Author: Jamey Stegmaier

Jamey Stegmaier offers a comprehensive guide to crowdfunding, demonstrating that it can be a powerful way for entrepreneurs to grow their businesses by building community and putting their customers first.




Equity Crowdfunding

The Complete Guide for Startups and Growing Companies

Author: Nathan Rose

Equity crowdfunding offers amazing potential for startups and growing companies, but it is also a very steep learning curve. Learn how to choose a platform, craft a pitch, or what you should be doing to drive people to your offer page to invest.


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