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Beating Creator Burnout: 5 Tips for Managing Stress

Beating Creator Burnout: 5 Tips for Managing Stress

Daisy Barringer

Have you ever experienced creator burnout? Here are five things you can do to manage your stress and get back on track.

Eight Patreon Reward Ideas for Writers

Eight Patreon Reward Ideas for Writers

Christine Donaldson

If you are a writer who is looking for new ways to reward your patrons on Patreon, this post is for you! We have 8 great writer patron reward ideas to inspire you.

16 Patreon Rewards for Illustrators To Offer Patrons

16 Patreon Rewards for Illustrators To Offer Patrons

Olivia Seitz

Are you an illustrator looking for reward ideas to offer your fans? This article compiles some of the most lucrative and popular rewards for illustrators to offer on Patreon.

16 Patreon Rewards for Streamers to Offer Their Viewers

16 Patreon Rewards for Streamers to Offer Their Viewers

Olivia Seitz

Want to supplement your Twitch income or monetise your stream? Read on to see top Patreon rewards for streamers to offer their audiences in exchange for monthly support.

The 18 Best Patreon Benefits Video Creators Can Offer

The 18 Best Patreon Benefits Video Creators Can Offer

Olivia Seitz

Over 2,000 video creators make more than $1,000/mo each on Patreon. We dive into the best Patreon benefits those video creators offer so you can learn from their success.

19 Patreon Rewards for Podcasters to Offer Their Fans

19 Patreon Rewards for Podcasters to Offer Their Fans

Olivia Seitz

Have you ever wanted to know what top podcasters do to incentivise and reward their loyal fans? This article pulls together 19 of the most lucrative rewards that podcasters can offer through a membership-based business model.

Making a Creative Marketing Plan That Works

Making a Creative Marketing Plan That Works

Zaedryn Rook

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.

5 Patreon Reward Ideas You Can Offer Your Fans Today

5 Patreon Reward Ideas You Can Offer Your Fans Today

Olivia Seitz

Every full-time creator faces a critical question: What rewards and benefits should I offer my fans in exchange for monthly, monetary support?

6  Business Models to Use On Patreon Today

6 Business Models to Use On Patreon Today

Olivia Seitz

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!

5 Steps to Predictable, Monthly Income for Any Creator with an Audience

5 Steps to Predictable, Monthly Income for Any Creator with an Audience

Olivia Seitz

Every creator wrestles with monetisation, from the ‘when’ to the ‘how.’ In this article, we introduce you to the membership model—an effective, field-tested way for independent creators like you to drive predictable revenue for your creative work.

20+ Patreon Features & Integrations That Make Life as a Creator So Much Easier

20+ Patreon Features & Integrations That Make Life as a Creator So Much Easier

Olivia Seitz

We believe in doing things the easy way and saving time when possible, so here’s a list of features and integrations with Patreon that make life as a creator easier. You'll soon be on your way to better communication with and between fans.

Introducing, Lens: A New Way to Bring Patrons Behind The Scenes

Introducing, Lens: A New Way to Bring Patrons Behind The Scenes

Johnny Winston

Every creator has a behind the scenes" process. And patrons love seeing this! That's why we’re launching Lens, a new feature in the Patreon mobile app that allows creators to easily share exclusive, behind-the-scenes content with their patrons."

The Ultimate Guide to Building and Launching Your Patreon Page

The Ultimate Guide to Building and Launching Your Patreon Page

Taryn Arnold

AKA, the A-Z guide to starting strong on Patreon. I’ll keep this short and sweet, so you can get going with crafting your Patreon page to perfection…and then, shouting about it from the rooftops. My guess is that you’re here because you’re ready to take your creative journey to the next level and start a Patreon page. […]

10+ Tools to Use in Tandem with Patreon

10+ Tools to Use in Tandem with Patreon

Kati Holland

From project management, to email management, to merchandise development, and so much more, here are over 10 top online tools to help you manage every aspect of your creative project.