Building and maintaining your community is at the core of everything we do at Patreon. In our new series, City Secrets, we traverse the globe to meet creators who excel at doing just that: providing space, time, and resources to their local community and, with their support, build something new that transcends these local efforts. […]
This week, from June 16th – 19th, 2022, Patreon is heading back to Sónar Festival in Barcelona. Besides a packed programme of presentations, panels, DJ sets and (free) drinks, we proudly present a world premiere: Patreon creators Hainbach, Cuckoo, and Look Mum No Computer join forces for a one-off showcase that we call Uncompressed. To celebrate […]
An interview with Black Artist Database co-founder Kay Ferdinand about how B.A.D. grew from a public online document to a global collective and important resource to empower BPOC in music.
An in-depth interview with SheSaid.So founder Andreea Magdalina about her globe-spanning initiative to empower womxn in music.
However exciting the music is, getting it out there is often an uphill battle for artists. All the more so if they don’t have the right contacts or the money to hire a publicist. The French platform Groover wants to change this. Their mission is to simplify and open up access to music media outlets […]
UK social media stars Woody and Kleiny launch on Patreon to create their first podcast, WAK Chat.
Hannah Maguire and Suruthi Bala's meticulously researched, award-winning podcast RedHanded, picks apart various gut-curdling crimes, discussing the socio-cultural backdrop to these true-life atrocities.
Have you ever experienced creator burnout? Here are five things you can do to manage your stress and get back on track.
Fun and unique rewards that can help creators engage with and connect to their loyal fanbase.
YouTuber and licensed therapist Kati Morton on how to care for your mental and emotional health as a content creator
Not sure how to deal with online trolls or negative comments in general? Kati Morton shares her tips as both a licensed therapist and online content creator.
Burnout doesn’t look the same on everyone. Patreon creator Kati Morton explains what it is and how to deal.
Marshall Short of PrintableHeros explains how he utilises special offers to offer exclusive benefits to his patrons on Patreon.
Rebecca Loebe thought she was too busy to offer something special, but he found special offers easier than she expected.
Astrophysicist Paul M. Sutter shares how Patreon's Special Offer feature helped his community and earnings grow.
Self-taught illustrator Fran Meneses, aka Frannerd, shares her tips for turning a side-hustle into a full-time business.
In 2016, video producer Danny O'Dwyer lead his fans to Patreon, announcing that membership would allow his videos to remain ad-free. Within hours of launching, he was one of Patreon’s highest earning creators.
The internet turned Anne Geddes photography career upside down but now she’s using it to return to her creative work
After studying painting at an art academy in Germany, surrealist painter Lioba Brueckner didn't feel prepared for a career as an artist. To find out how she went from having a day job to being a full-time painter, read on.
After YouTube shut down their channel for three months, here's how YaBoyRoshi is bouncing back.
After leaving Bon Appetit video, Carla Lalli Music moved to Patreon to create something that felt as authentic to herself as it would to her community: Carla’s Cooking Show.
Paul M. Sutter shares how he grew his patrons and earnings with the Special Offer feature!
Creator Aaron Mahnke delivers stories from the darkest corners of human history on his popular Lore podcast and he gave us the insight on how Patreon helped him to connect with his audience.
Learn how two true crime-obsessed comedians turned their passion into one of the most popular podcasts on Patreon.
Sickboy is unlike any medical podcast you've heard before. Read on to find out how this radical podcast is using comedy to change the culture around chronic illness.
Podcast Movement founder Dan Franks gets real about building community, connecting creatives, and where the podcast industry is going.
Here on Patreon, we’re lucky to have the best of the best creating podcasts about everything from Canadian politics to fantasy football. We’re talking about industry leaders who are changing the future of the medium and inspiring others to do the same. They’re showing the creative community that there’s always room to do something different, […]
Grammy Award-winning producer, RAC, follows the money on his major-label debut, Strangers.