Grow your membership
Though it is sad to see a patron go, utilising exit survey data will provide valuable information to help you get to know your audience better.
Patron retention is a fancy way of asking, how long do your patrons tend to stick around for? To learn more about why you should know this phrase, and why tracking it is so important for the health of your membership, read on.
Fun and unique rewards that can help creators engage with and connect to their loyal fanbase.
Want to get more patrons? Read this guide to get simple tips on improving your Patreon promotional plan.
Want to launch a Special Offer but not sure what to offer? Read on to see what other creators are offering their patrons.
Special offers are an effective way to gain more traction for your Patreon page launch. Not sure where to start? We have you covered.
Learn how World Anvil, Kitten Academy, and Printable Heroes all use the Patreon Discord integration to foster community and dole out rewards to their supporters.
There are many ways to track and measure success as a creator. We outline some valuable metrics, both financial and otherwise.
It’s tough to promote your own work as a creator! You know you’re supposed to “market” and “self-promote,” but how? Here are some simple, foundational marketing ideas for creatives.
Interested in growing your audience and finances? Here are a few tips you won’t want to miss out on.
How to get more patrons on Patreon? We interviewed creators who made it happen. Here are their top tips for breaking free from a financial plateau.
We recently launched our Special Offer feature and are loving seeing creators' success with it! To help you get the most out of Special Offers, we put together a list of Patreon Special Offer best practices.
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.
Growing your membership globally with new currencies: Euros (€), British Pounds (£) and U.S. Dollars ($)
Read on to learn how to let your patrons pledge in Euros (€), British Pounds (£) or U.S. Dollars ($).
Want to send private messages directly to your Patreon patrons? We have you covered.
Want to succeed on Patreon? This article dives into what types of business models are currently being used by successful creators. Read the full article to learn more!
Last month we kicked off some product improvements with two goals in mind: helping you get more patrons, and making sure the patrons you have are happy and sticking with your membership. Today we're back with updates and tips to help you grow your Patreon.
A vital step in your creative career is asking for your fans to support your work. You deserve it! Here are a few creators who did it successfully.
What can you share about your Patreon membership program without feeling like you're constantly asking for support, or even begging? Here are seven ideas.
When we surveyed creators about the feature they want most on Patreon, a whopping 37% chose Early Access. Our new Early Access feature makes it easier than ever for you to reward your patrons with no extra content.
When you go to create a new post on your Patreon page, you’ll see an option to create a poll. You can choose to make your poll public or for patrons only.
Livestreaming is a great way to connect with your Patreon audience in a real-time and personal way. Our tips on getting started with Crowdcast.
Paul M. Sutter shares how he grew his patrons and earnings with the Special Offer feature!
If you're looking for new ways to grow your Patreon fan base, you have come to the right place. Here are five great ways to grow your audience as a creator.
Author Ksenia Anske shares how selling with love has helped her gain new patrons.
What kind of experiments can you run to gain and keep patrons? Check out these six ways to turn your Patreon page into a science lab.