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.
At Patreon U, you’ll learn all the necessary steps on the path to earning a sustainable income 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.
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.
There are many ways to track and measure success as a creator. We outline some valuable metrics, both financial and otherwise.
When we surveyed creators about the feature they want most on Patreon, a whopping 37% chose Early Access. Our new Early Access feature makes it easier than ever for you to reward your patrons with no extra content.
There isn’t a simple way to get featured on Patreon right now. The reason: Patreon isn't a discovery platform.
The ins and outs of managing audience payments in Patreon Manager.
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…
Want to host a patron-only podcast on your Patreon page? You can! We have an option for patron-only RSS feeds.
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.
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…
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.
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.
Looking for promotion ideas? Here are 5 great ways to share and promote your creative projects and get the word out about your work!
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.
Create special offer and challenge campaigns for your Patreon audience to promote your creative business. We have tips to help you get started.
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.
Showcase your best work using feature tags on both the Overview and Post tab of your Patreon creator page.
Your Patreon dashboard contains a plethora of data and insights -- it’s your one-stop shop for all analytics related to your page, posts…
Not sure how to get started with building your fanbase on Patreon? Finding a mentor and utilizing social media can help.
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.
Want to send private messages directly to your Patreon patrons? We have you covered.
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.
Everything you need to know about our Patreon creator profile photo tips and best practices.
The Patreon team is always thinking of ways to help you grow your creative business. Check out our Partner Services Directory to learn how you can do more with Patreon.
To help you with integrating Patreon into your marketing efforts, we’ve gathered an assortment of logos and marketing materials that are free for you to use.
Your Patreon intro video is a very important part of your page! Video is one of the highest ways to convert viewers into buyers, and including video in a landing page can increase conversion by up to 80%.
Along with a profile photo, you can also add a cover photo/banner image to the top of your creator page. If you use sites like Facebook and Twitter, then you may already have a cover photo that’ll work great for your Patreon page.
We know awesome people and you are awesome people. We want to introduce all of you, because you have awesome stories and amazing insights to…
So you're launching a Patreon page! Build momentum and improve your page early on by getting fans excited before you launch.
Once a fan becomes your patron, they’ll be redirected to your Thank You Page, a super customizable page that allows you to shower your new patron with a little love. This is a great opportunity to welcome your new patron to your community!
We love getting creators together. Heck, we love getting together with creators. This year alone we’ve hosted great events such as Patreon…
Hooray for Launch Day! Here are 12 ways to make your Patreon launch successful. From messaging, to social media, and more.
After you click “launch” and before your big promotional launch, it’s a good idea to add a few posts to your page so that potential patrons can get an idea of what to expect from you when they become your patron.
Taxes are no joke, whether or not you are a creator. Here are our tips for getting through tax day. Bottom line: Pay your taxes!
As a creator on Patreon, you will often be asked to explain what Patreon is to your community of fans, potential patrons, and the occasional…
Trying to figure out what your Patreon earnings will be? You've come to the right place. Here are some formulas to help you figure it all out.
Quick tips for messaging your patrons directly via the Patreon platform.
Want to add custom elements to your Patreon page? Here's a guide to adding custom elements such as images, videos, and HTML to your page.
To help make it easy for fans to find your Patreon page, we give you the option of creating a custom URL. This way, potential patrons can simply go directly to your page instead of having to search for it.
Setting milestone goals not only shows your patrons what you will do with the money you make on Patreon, but they will help you stay on track to achieve all the success you deserve.
There can be a steep learning curve for managing finances as a creator. Here at Patreon U we’re working to create some helpful guides to make that piece of your business easier.
Milestone goals are funding and engagement checkpoints that will help keep you motivated and give you something to work towards. They’re also a great way to get potential patrons excited about becoming a patron!
To be successful on Patreon, you need to tell your audience that you are committed to making awesome things your fans love AND will pay to have you keep it up. Here are 3 business models for success on the Patreon platform.
Congratulations on launching your Patreon page! After you’ve hit the launch button, you’re probably wondering what’s next? Launching your…