With many people suffering during the Covid-19 pandemic, finding multiple alternatives to traditional income sources is more important than ever. For those with a creative lean, Patreon offers a fantastic opportunity to capitalise on the interest and support of fans of your work. We’re going to take a look at how to set up your Patreon page and optimise it to ensure that your page members know what it is they are supporting and in turn improve the likelihood of them choosing to follow and support you.
What is Patreon?
Patreon (which is a play on the word patron) is a website where creators can receive support from their fans, either by receiving a monthly subscription, or a payment per project. In exchange for donations, creators provide their patrons with a range of rewards. This can take the form of early access to creative content, special gifts or a simply thank you. We cover some examples of reward ideas on our article: What is Patreon?Read more