What is Patreon?

 Patreon's Hompage

Patreon's Hompage

A friend just sent me a link to this new thing. Patreon

Have you heard of it? I hadn't and am interested to hear more thoughts on the platform.  

It's a way for creators to earn ongoing revenue directly from their fans. Raise your hand if you've lived the #StarvingArtist life. I know I've been there before and it aint' easy. This seems like a great way to empower a community to get behind their favorite creators and give them some freedom to create and do GOOD work. 

One of the things I really like about Patreon is their transparency. 

It doesn't get much clearer than that. They seem pretty straight forward and I like straightforward. 

You can also support tons of different types of creators: 

To my creative people out there: I'd love to know your thoughts. Would you use this platform? 

Here's to creating meaningful work, always!