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Naked or not naked? — Patreon’s approach to nudity and adult content

Naked or not naked? — Patreon’s approach to nudity and adult content

Patreon

Our mission is to give creators the freedom to make whatever they want, however they want – adult creators included. In order to empower this creativity while fostering a safe and welcoming environment for our community, we have to limit certain content that’s publicly available (meaning visible to non-patrons) on creator pages.  What do we […]

Patreon’s stance on raffles, lotteries and giveaways

Patreon’s stance on raffles, lotteries and giveaways

Patreon

Want to know why Patreon doesn't allow games of chance, like raffles and giveaways, to be used as benefits? Read on to find out.

Membership: The Future for Creators

Membership: The Future for Creators

Jack Conte

The web is a house. It’s a big, cold, spiritless house. And it’s the creators — the people inside the house — that turn it into a home. The creators are the ones who populate the skeleton of the internet with the flesh and blood of the human experience that make the web meaningful. They reach billions of people […]

How the Patreon Fraud Prevention team keeps creators safe from credit card fraud

How the Patreon Fraud Prevention team keeps creators safe from credit card fraud

Patreon

Patreon's Fraud Prevention team works hard to protect creators and patrons from credit card fraud. To learn more about what they do to keep you safe, read on.

Helping you Get and Keep More Patrons, Part 2: Creator Page Updates, and more!

Helping you Get and Keep More Patrons, Part 2: Creator Page Updates, and more!

Patreon

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.