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20 Tips on Getting Organized from Creators

Being organized doesn’t have to stunt your creativity, in fact, it can be a huge help! Here’s are 20 tips from creators to help you get organized.

September 17, 2019Amanda Derrick

5 Password Hygiene Tips to Help Keep Your Patreon Account Safe

Yes, it's easy to use the same password over and over again. But is it a good idea? To learn more about gauging the health of your Patreon password (and the safety of your account), read on.

September 16, 2019Maritza Dominguez

20 Work and Life Balance Quotes from Successful Creators

We’ve tapped 20 creators to find out their best tips (and some things not to do) to help you find the perfect work and life balance!

September 12, 2019Amanda Derrick

Geniuslink to Acquire Kit.com Assets

It’s time for the next step in Kit’s lifecycle as Geniuslink will be acquiring the Kit assets from Patreon to ensure Kit continues to grow, thrive, and help creators.

September 12, 2019Patreon

How to Find Work-Life Balance as a Creator

How do you balance your creative work with all the other aspects of your life? Our creative community gave us a little insight into how they manage their time.

September 11, 2019Erica Campbell

How to Find Work-Life Balance as a Part-Time Creator

How do you balance your creative work with all the other aspects of your life, including a 9-5? Our creative community gave us a little insight into how they manage their time.

September 11, 2019Jasmine Williams

How to Find a Work-Life Balance as a Full-Time Creator

Wondering how to live a full life while also working full-time as a creator? We’ve checked in with three different Patreon creators to hear how they make it work.

September 11, 2019Katherine Hosmer

How to Find Work-Life Balance as a Side Hustle Creator

Is your creative work your side hustle? If so, learn how to find balance, make a schedule, and build a creative life that works for you.

September 10, 2019Zaedryn Rook

Hannah Witton is Here to Show Us How to Manage Time

No time? No worries! YouTuber, podcaster, and author Hannah Witton gave us her tried and true time management tips!.

September 09, 2019Patreon Team

Helping you Get and Keep More Patrons, Part 1

At Patreon, we are always working on ways to help you get (and keep) more patrons. To learn what we've been up to recently, read on.

September 06, 2019Patreon

A Quick Guide to Finding Balance and Creative Independence

Learn how the creators behind Crime Junkies and The Try Guys have found balance through creative independence.

September 04, 2019Nicole Ortiz

Here’s what happened in August's episode of Hang Time…

This month on Hang Time, Jack is joined by Wyatt Jenkins, Patreon's Head of Product, for some exciting updates. Also, photographer Sam Hurd calls in to give creators tips on running their membership businesses.

September 04, 2019Matt St. John

Glen Henry on Balance, Business, and Beleaf in Fatherhood

Glen Henry gives us a behind the scenes look at the business of fatherhood.

September 03, 2019Erica Campbell

First of the Month Drop Off: Here's What to Do if You Lost Patrons on Payday

Did you lose patrons this payday and you can't figure out why? Read on for tips from creators on how to deal with payday drop off.

August 26, 2019Matt St. John

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

How to be a Charismatic Networker When You’re Not

If you are an introvert, it is likely that you dislike networking. You are not alone! Here are some tips that will help make networking more tolerable. Who knows, you may even grow to enjoy it!

August 01, 2019Taryn Arnold

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 Campbell

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

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