Democratizing Documents

Stories, templates, and lessons from the field of building the democratic internet.

Starting A Cooperative Platform: 10 Questions We Answered

Starting A Cooperative Platform: 10 Questions We Answered

Background At Ampled, I’ve led the process of researching the necessary steps and considerations for becoming a cooperative. Starting the ...
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Equity-Free Fundraising: Here are our Revenue-Share Term Sheets

Equity-Free Fundraising: Here are our Revenue-Share Term Sheets

This year, Ampled worked with the CUNY Community & Economic Development Clinic to develop simple revenue share investment term sheets, ...
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Sharetribe Go becomes source-available after being open-source for 8 years

Sharetribe Go becomes source-available after being open-source for 8 years

Today, we are changing the license of Sharetribe Go from MIT to Sharetribe Community Public Licence. For 99.9% of the ...
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We’re Converting Our Startup To A Cooperative. Here’s Why.

We’re Converting Our Startup To A Cooperative. Here’s Why.

Last year, our team formed to build Ampled, an ethical web platform that allows music artists to be supported by ...
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The Curafied Co-op Story: A Prequel

The Curafied Co-op Story: A Prequel

by Arielle Jordan I’m the founder and CEO of Curafied. Curafied is a platform that helps digital content creators earn ...
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Savvy Cooperative: What’s in a Name?

Savvy Cooperative: What’s in a Name?

by Jen Horonjeff If you’ve ever had to come up with a name for a group, a company, a project, ...
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Update from Resonate, a Music Streaming Co-op

Update from Resonate, a Music Streaming Co-op

by the Resonate team The last few months since we presented Resonate at the Platform Coop conference in NYC has ...
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