Looking for a way to fly solo while also building a career in music? Here are some expert tips on how to make it as an independent musician.
Author Ksenia Anske shares how selling with love has helped her gain new patrons.
We talked to Patreon creator and marketing expert Suzanne Yada about how to successfully use social media ads. Read our tips from the workshop and watch the full video.
What’s so great about Patreon? TV show creator and writer Gloria Calderón Kellett shares how she and artist husband Dave can support a flexible lifestyle, family, and fellow artists.
Fun and unique rewards that can help creators engage with and connect to their loyal fanbase.
Mastermind groups aren’t just for businesses — creatives can use the support, camaraderie, and brainstorming, too.
Patreon and Memberful both help creators do what they love. But, which solution is right for you?
Raise your bottom tier to provide better value to patrons while also bumping up your profits.
Wondering how to attain financial independence through your creative work? Read or watch the advice from two creators who have tips and guidance to help you get closer to the consistent and lasting financial stability you seek,
Get the scoop on not only getting your audience to click and watch, but keep coming back from more from The Try Guys.
Work smarter, not harder with these 8 best practices for minimizing your workload on Patreon.
Ready to take your world to the next level? Here’s how to build your community with excitement and meaning.
Follow the crumbs and recapture your lost patrons with these strategies from our Patreon Creator Success team.
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.
Special offers are an effective way to gain more traction for your Patreon page launch. Not sure where to start? We have you covered.
Want to start an online business but get a little overwhelmed by all the financial and legal requirements? This 6-step guide will walk you through the whole business start-up process.
Interested in growing your audience and finances? Here are a few tips you won’t want to miss out on.
Using these tips and tricks, you’ll be able to grow your business and manage your time in a more productive way.
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.
Yes, even creatives need business plans. And while that may sound like a daunting task, we're here to help.
Learn how Kate Stark makes a living as a full-time Twitch Streamer by diversifying her revenue streams and engaging her patrons with creative rewards.
Are you a community leader looking for ways to engage your followers? This article compiles some of the most popular rewards for community leaders to offer on Patreon.
Are you an independent journalist looking for reward ideas to offer your followers? This article compiles some of the most popular rewards for journalists to offer on Patreon.
Here at Patreon, we’re committed to helping you connect with your super fans and thrive in your creative career. We’re thrilled to announce a brand new beta feature: Special Offers.
MCrider has more than 2,000 patrons who use his forum. Here, he shares how he uses the Patreon Discourse integration and which features he finds most useful for creators.
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.
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.
Your Patreon dashboard contains a plethora of data and insights -- it’s your one-stop shop for all analytics related to your page, posts…
Want to send private messages directly to your Patreon patrons? We have you covered.
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.
Not sure how to get started with building your fanbase on Patreon? Finding a mentor and utilizing social media can help.
The Patron Relationship Manager is the best way to explore and develop relationships with your patrons. Similar to a CRM, the Patron Relationship Manager provides you with valuable information about your patrons at every point in their journey.
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.
We know there’s a ton of data over on your Patreon dashboard. It can be intimidating, but setting data-backed goals will bring you more…
When we surveyed creators about the feature they want most on Patreon, a whopping 37% chose Early Access. While some creators have managed…
Create special offer and challenge campaigns for your Patreon audience to promote your creative business. We have tips to help you get started.
Physical items are some of the best benefits you can offer your patrons. Here we share some tips for managing fulfillment and shipping for your creative business.
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.
Patreon’s integration with Discord makes it possible for you to reward your patrons with special roles in your Discord server. This post explains how to integrate your Patreon page with Discord.
Looking for promotion ideas? Here are 5 great ways to share and promote your creative projects and get the word out about your work!
Have a look at Patreon's App Directory for integrations that make it easy to run your membership program on Patreon and across the web.
Showcase your best work using feature tags on both the Overview and Post tab of your Patreon creator page.
Social media is a very important promotional tool for creatives. Did you know that 40% of Patreon's traffic comes from social media?
Patreon Lens is a content sharing feature in the Patreon mobile app and web experience that serves as the easiest way to give your patrons exclusive, behind-the-scenes content.
Here’s hard truth #1: There isn’t a simple way to get featured right now. No amount of emailing or tweeting at us will put you in line for a…
Want to host a patron-only podcast on your Patreon page? You can! We have an option for patron-only RSS feeds.
Have you noticed your Patreon page has three main tabs? When people land on your page, they can click on Overview, Posts, and Community tabs…
The ins and outs of managing audience payments in Patreon Manager.
Though it is sad to see a patron go, utilizing exit survey data will provide valuable information to help you get to know your audience better.