February 21, 2020
How can Patreon help filmmakers make enough money to work on their dream projects?
The internet and social media have changed the game for independent filmmakers. Now, more than ever, it’s easier to get your name out there. You can promote your projects, skills, and even your equipment.
But monetizing these platforms to help you work on your dream projects has never been easy. There are rules, regulations, and you usually need millions of followers to get a decent ad spend.
Enter Patreon, a website that has slowly risen to the top of the list for filmmakers looking to turn a side profit or even support themselves while running their own business.
Today I want to take a deeper look at the service and see how it’s helping some filmmakers achieve their dreams. Plus, we look at a few strategies to help you maximize your efforts.
Let’s get started.