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What Happens When Patreon Receives a Request for Information on a Creator (or Patron)?

Patreon has strict privacy policies in place to keep your data safe and secure. But what happens if someone requests information about you or your patrons? Read on to find out.

August 22, 2019Patreon Trust and Safety Team

A New Way to Share Exclusive Video on Patreon with Vimeo

Exclusive video is a powerful way to keep your patrons coming back for more. Introducing Patreon's new Vimeo integration, which makes posting secure video just for your patrons easier than ever.

August 15, 2019Matt St. John

Igniting a Podcast Movement: An Interview with Dan Franks

Podcast Movement founder Dan Franks gets real about building community, connecting creatives, and where the podcast industry is going.

August 09, 2019Muriel Vega

The Patreon Creator’s Guide to Managing Work and Family

From changing their environment to recording podcasts while the kids are in bed, six Patreon creators reveal their secrets to juggling work and family.

August 08, 2019Susan Johnston Taylor

5 Reasons Artists Should Build an Email List

As creators, we can't rely on social media for everything. Here's why you should start your mailing list today.

August 01, 2019Sarah Spencer

Reward and Connect with Your Patrons with Patreon’s Posting Feature

Whether you want to share your content with anyone who visits your page or only your biggest fans, you have control over who has access to your posts on Patreon.

August 01, 2019Patreon U Team

Planet Prudence Talks Connection and Community

Learn how Prudence Geerts creates webcomics and illustrations while connecting with her community.

July 31, 2019Amanda Derrick

6 tips about self-care from creators at VidCon 2019

Since creator burnout is real, we went to VidCon 2019 to see what video creators do to stay ahead of it. To see their tips on self-care, read on.

July 31, 2019Matt St. John

Announcing image galleries in posts

Introducing image galleries in Patreon posts. Start sharing multiple images with your patrons today.

July 30, 2019Matt St. John

Team Offsite Ideas Perfect for Creators

Whether you're a business of one or one hundred, here are creator inspired offsite ideas to help you connect with your team!

July 29, 2019Nicole Ortiz

Here’s what happened in July’s episode of Hang Time…

This month on Hang Time, Patreon CEO Jack Conte and cohost Taryn Arnold make a big announcement. To find out what they are so excited about, read on.

July 29, 2019Matt St. John

Top Vacation Spots for Creators

Hit the road, zone out, and hone into your creativity with these top vacation spots for creators.

July 26, 2019Muriel Vega

5 Patreon Travel Content Creators You Should Already Be Following

Pack your bags and grab your passport. These five travel content creators will give you a major dose of wanderlust.

July 25, 2019Jasmine Williams

How Patreon moderates content

Our Trust and Safety team works hard to keep Patreon safe for creators and patrons. Read on to get an in-depth look at how our team moderates content on Patreon.

July 25, 2019Patreon Trust and Safety Team

5 Tips For Creating Content On The Go

You might think that constantly creating content means never taking a break, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are 5 tips for creating content on the go.

July 24, 2019Leanna Johnson

We Asked Patreon Creators How They Make Time for a Vacation

Let go of the guilt and take a break! These two Patreon creators share how they made taking time off work for them.

July 16, 2019Muriel Vega

Patreon will take membership to the next level with $60M in funding

Our mission is to fund the creative class, and we raised $60M to build a best-in-class, global membership platform to do just that. Read on for details.

July 16, 2019Jack Conte

5 Tools for Managing Your Patreon While You’re on Vacation

Let us take care of business while you take care of yourself. Check out these integrations that’ll help you unplug this summer.

July 15, 2019Katherine Hosmer

Welcome to Patreon U

At Patreon U, you’ll learn all the necessary steps on the path to earning a sustainable income on Patreon.

July 15, 2019Patreon U Team

Here's Why You Need a Vacation Even When You Don't Want One

Multiple studies prove that taking a break has a positive impact on your work and creativity. So yes, you do need a vacation. A few of our creators share why.

July 12, 2019Zaedryn Rook

What to offer with your Special Offer

Want to launch a Special Offer but not sure what to offer? Read on to see what other creators are offering their patrons.

July 12, 2019Matt St. John

How to Use Special Offers to Boost Your Launch on Patreon

Special offers are an effective way to gain more traction for your Patreon page launch. Not sure where to start? We have you covered.

July 10, 2019Ursula Shekufendeh

Need a Break? Here are 6 Ways Creators Can Take a Mini Vacation!

Don’t risk creator burnout! Here are six ways for you to snag a quick vacation without interrupting your creativity.

July 09, 2019Amanda Derrick

5 Ways Patreon Creators Have Found Creative Independence

Learn how emotional and financial support from patrons has given these creators the freedom to go their own way.

July 03, 2019Patreon Team

Here Comes Another Dead End Hip Hop Conversation

Learn how independence, authenticity, and business acumen amplify Dead End Hip Hop’s culture conversations.

June 29, 2019Erica Hawkins

Ready. Set. Record! Meet These 10 Creators at VidCon 2019

Want to meet some of your favorite creators? Here’s a list of 10 who will be at VidCon this year!

June 28, 2019Nicole Ortiz

How Creators Can Connect and Grow at Summer Conferences

Heading to a conference this summer? Here are our tips for connecting with and growing your community while you're there!

June 28, 2019Zaedryn Rook

18+ Creator Community Resources

One of the wonderful things about being a creator on Patreon is that, as soon as you join, you become part of our diverse, supportive, and…

June 28, 2019Patreon Community

Meet Sickboy, the comedy podcast that's changing the way we think about illness (and life)

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.

June 28, 2019Matt St. John

Here’s what happened in June’s episode of Hang Time…

In June's episode of Hang Time, Jack and Taryn get a new studio. Plus, they'll talk about raffles, Patreon's updated mobile audio player, and more.

June 27, 2019Matt St. John

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

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.

June 27, 2019Patreon Trust and Safety Team

Build the membership business that’s right for your patrons with Patreon Pro

Want to know how Patreon Pro can help you increase the earnings of your membership business? Read on to take a deep dive into Patreon's new creator plan, Patreon Pro.

June 26, 2019Matt St. John

Our Top 4 Takeaways for Podcasters from This Year’s PodX Convention

Missed this year’s PodX in Nashville? Fear not! We’ve rounded up 4 main takeaways for podcasters.

June 24, 2019Muriel Vega

Our 6 Top Summer and Fall Conference Picks for Creators

Looking for which conferences you should attend this year? We've got you covered!

June 20, 2019Leanna Johnson

Five Ways to Showcase LGBTQ Support with Your Community

Make sure to connect with your queer audience year-round, not just during Pride! Here are a few ideas.

June 18, 2019Zaedryn Rook

How Amanda Palmer Created a Thriving Music Community

Four concepts you can learn about building an authentic community from Amanda Palmer.

June 18, 2019Amanda Derrick

Everything you need to know about chargebacks (and what you can do to help us respond to them)

Did you know that Patreon deals with chargebacks so that you don't have to? To learn more about chargebacks, and what you can do to help Patreon respond to them, read on.

June 17, 2019Patreon Trust and Safety Team

Here's what happened in May's episode of Hang Time...

Hang Time is a monthly live stream hosted by Patreon CEO Jack Conte and our own Taryn Arnold. Read on for product sneak peeks, tips and tricks for creators, and more.

June 14, 2019Matt St. John

Here's what happened on Hang Time in April

Want to stay in-the-know about what's going on at Patreon? Read on to check out the Hang Time live stream.

June 14, 2019Matt St. John

6 Can’t-Miss Music Festivals for Creators

Music festivals aren’t just a ton of fun. They’re also a great way to grow your community. Here are our top picks for 2019.

June 13, 2019Jasmine Williams

5 Drag Creators Creating Bigger Than Life Content

We're celebrating five (of many!) Patreon drag creators making waves in the community!

June 11, 2019Muriel Vega

16 Patreon Rewards for Streamers to Offer Their Viewers

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

June 03, 2019Olivia Seitz

How to best answer the question, is my creator page successful?

Success on Patreon means something different for everyone. To gain clarity on what success on Patreon means to you, and tips on how to reach that personal benchmark, read on.

May 31, 2019Matt St. John

How Licensed Therapist Kati Morton Uses Her Platform for Good

Kati Morton has a loyal and loving following both on and off Patreon. Find out how this licensed therapist, author, and YouTuber (and Patreon creator!) is making positive impact while making a living.

May 31, 2019Leanna Johnson

Leverage the Power of GetVokl Live Streaming to Grow Your Patreon Revenue

Learn how Patreon creators can use GetVokl to engage with, inspire, and expand their audience.

May 30, 2019Patreon Team

Five Takeaways From the Atlantic Podcast Summit

The Atlantic Podcast Summit in Halifax, Nova Scotia was full of useful information for podcasters of all levels. Read on to learn what the event's key take aways for podcasters were.

May 28, 2019Matt St. John

5 Patreon Podcasters You’ll Want to Catch at PodX

If you’re heading to PodX, make sure you check out these 5 expert podcasters.

May 28, 2019Nicole Ortiz

Patreon's stance on raffles, lotteries and giveaways

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.

May 28, 2019Patreon Trust and Safety Team

The Future of Creativity is Now: Our Top Takeaways from FORM Fest

What was FORM Fest really like? Our Creator Partnerships Lead Joe Barham gives us the inside scoop.

May 25, 2019Jasmine Williams

What's Patreon's policy regarding online piracy?

Want to learn more about what's Patreon's policy regarding online piracy?? Read on.

May 22, 2019Weston Dombroski