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What is Patreon?

Patreon helps you build direct relationships with your most engaged fans. You offer them benefits like exclusive content, community, or insight into your creative process in exchange for a monthly subscription.
Meaningful connections
Connect with your audience directly in an ad-free and troll-free environment. Enjoy healthier, kinder, more meaningful interactions.
Creative control
Create what you want and what your audience loves. You don’t have to conform to popular taste or the constraints of ad-based monetization models.
Reliable income
Generate predictable income from your work through members who pay you a monthly subscription.

What can I offer my community on Patreon?

There are many ways to delight your fans and every creator does this in their own way. Choose a few of the ideas below, or invent your own.

Recognition

  • Public shoutout
  • Name in credits
  • Social media follow

Participation

  • Polls
  • Collaborations
  • Audience feedback

Creator Access

  • Livestreams
  • Group chats
  • Patron-only shows

Community

  • Tribe Name
  • Fan-fan connection
  • Events

Goods

  • Merch
  • Discounts
  • Loyalty gifts

Content

  • Posts & updates
  • Early access
  • Extra episodes

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