Crowdfunding has led to countless useful projects, helping a variety of people, from small businesses and startups to not-for-profit organisations. But, more importantly, it has enabled projects such as a giant Lionel Richie head, a Pi-shaped pie dish and famously a portion of potato salad (inspirational work) to become a reality.
But with lots of crowdfunding sites out there which one is the best for startups and small businesses?
We've listed the top 10 crowdfunding websites...
A site's position on the list is based on its UK Alexa.com rating, a traffic data platform. Alexa provides a global and UK ranking of a website based on 'the traffic data provided by users in Alexa’s global data panel over a rolling three month period'.