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How to Create a DAO?
A DAO is a type of governance commonly used for DApps, projects, and crypto-investment funds. DAOs are popular for their openness and decentralization, as well as their ability to work with self-executing smart contracts. Creating a DAO needs a technical solution to manage your proposals and votes. There’s a variety of open-source options available based on your needs.
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How to Create a DAO?
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If you need some inspiration on the rules and set-ups that work best, take a look at some of the established DAOs in crypto. Some run incredibly detailed and open organizations that operate like large businesses. A few examples to look at include:

MakerDAO

MakerDAO is one of the oldest, most successful DAOs on the market. The organization manages the crypto-collateralized DAI stablecoin. They split proposals into Governance Polls for non-technical decisions and Executive Votes for smart-contract changes. Anyone holding MKR, the project’s governance DAO token, can participate. 

Aave

Aave is a DeFi lending platform on Ethereum that lets holders of the ERC-20 token AAVE or staked AAVE participate in its DAO. Along with project changes, Aave governance also votes on new projects built on the protocol and Aave Grants to fund ideas.

Uniswap

Uniswap is a multi-chain Automated Market Maker (AMM) that has inspired a generation of DeFi projects. It’s one of the largest decentralized exchanges, and UNI holders can vote on and create proposals. To submit a new proposal, you need to hold at least 0.25% of the UNI’s total supply. To encourage healthy discussion, there is a governance forum for community members to debate changes.