Grow your membership
From TikTok to Twitter and more, creators share tips and tricks to engage and expand your community.
Whenever you’re launching a new project, you always have to think about the rollout. The days, weeks, and even months leading up to a big reveal are crucial for getting people excited about, and familiar with, what you’ve got coming. The same goes for relaunching. We’ve seen it a million times. Remember when Dunkin’ Donuts […]
Patreon's Stephan Brown shares strategies on building your social media brand and promoting your Patreon page on Instagram, Youtube, and TikTok.
Views, likes, watch time, patrons, income... Patreon creator Leesa Renée Hall helps you understand the numbers without obsessing over them.
A look at how Jack Conte and his band Pomplamoose plan their vision for each year. From goals to tactical plans, this step-by-step guide will help you set your creative business up for a successful year.
If you’ve had your Patreon for a while and you’ve hit a plateau on your earnings, don’t worry — it happens. Fortunately, in this case there is a recipe for success. There are a few tried and true changes and updates you can make to re-vamp and re-launch your page. They will breathe new life […]
A Special Offer is a limited time benefit you can offer to entice your fans into signing up and encourage existing patrons to upgrade to higher tiers. It’s one of the most effective tools we’ve discovered to help creators significantly boost their earnings. If you’ve been trying to find a new way to engage your […]
With Patreon’s Merch for Membership, just upload your design and let us take care of the packing, tracking, shipping, and delivery. To learn more about getting high-quality merch to your biggest fans, read on.
Since the beginning of the year, the Try Guys got a huge bump in patron revenue — Want to learn how they did it? Read on.
Annual Membership is here! To learn how to offer your patrons 365 days of membership, read on.
Growing your membership globally with new currencies: Euros (€), British Pounds (£) and U.S. Dollars ($)
Read on to learn how to let your patrons pledge in Euros (€), British Pounds (£) or U.S. Dollars ($).
Patron retention is a fancy way of asking, how long do your patrons tend to stick around for? To learn more about why you should know this phrase, and why tracking it is so important for the health of your membership, read on.
How does the economic downturn affect you as a creator? Do you need to do something different? How do you survive, or thrive, in the midst of an economic recession? CEO Jack Conte shares his answers.
Want to get more patrons? Read this guide to get simple tips on improving your Patreon promotional plan.
If you're looking for new ways to grow your Patreon fan base, you have come to the right place. Here are five great ways to grow your audience as a creator.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Want to launch a Special Offer but not sure what to offer? Read on to see what other creators are offering their patrons.
Special offers are an effective way to gain more traction for your Patreon page launch. Not sure where to start? We have you covered.
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.
Paul M. Sutter shares how he grew his patrons and earnings with the Special Offer feature!
This Might Get Weird, But it Totally Works. How to Build a Tailored Patreon Site for Your Devoted Fans.
Does weird sell? If you ask these ladies it does! Here’s how to create your own weird, wonderful Patreon site to connect with your supporters.
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.
Rebecca Loebe thought she was too busy to offer something special, but he found special offers easier than she expected.
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.
Get the scoop on not only getting your audience to click and watch, but keep coming back from more from The Try Guys.
Ready to take your world to the next level? Here’s how to build your community with excitement and meaning.
What kind of experiments can you run to gain and keep patrons? Check out these six ways to turn your Patreon page into a science lab.
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.
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.
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.
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.
As a creator, the holiday season is your most lucrative time of year. Holiday marketing can be overwhelming, but this guide will make it easier to manage the art-buying high season.
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. Creators, meet Special Offers, a marketing tool to help you get more patrons.
Astrophysicist Paul M. Sutter shares how Patreon's Special Offer feature helped his community and earnings grow.
Singer and songwriter Rebecca Loebe shares how she utilized Patreon's Special Offer feature to gain new patrons.
Marshall Short of PrintableHeros explains how he utilizes special offers to offer exclusive benefits to his patrons on Patreon.
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.