In case anyone wants a more immediate alternative to Patreon, you can pursue a patronage-style system within Gumroad via it's subscriptions, with caveats.
(The biggest one IMO being you have to provide something in return, so traditional Patreon $1 subs don't really translate here)
This is an article on Gumroad's blog from someone who was able to do that, and talks about the pros and cons - http://blog.gumroad.com/post/169307494778/a-patronage-model-with-gumroad
I've now made 898 completed individual emoji designs in Mutant Standard
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Also, as someone on Twitter very eloquently mentioned with regards to that dreadful CNBC article...
WE pay Patreon our 10% for them to render their services, they do not 'give' us 90%.
That was a fun little stream E:
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A good summary of the Patreon situation from Dan Olson on Twitter:
(This isn't doom and gloom for anyone that is using Patreon - the news going around was to be expected because Patreon took in venture capital, and things will simply slowly get worse as they always do, and hopefully XOXO's thing will come around before it gets too bad)
If anyone can give me an invite to Drip, I am more than welcome to receive it. c:
HEY! Guess what day is today? It’s our birthday day! Exactly two years ago, the #Nonbinary Wiki (or its current version, anyway) was born. And we are so proud of what the project has achieved!
Two years ago, in 2017, someone asked on Reddit if somebody knew what had happened to the old Nonbinary.org Wiki. Apparently, it had been down for some days, but, fortunately, the Wayback Machine had a partial copy of its pages. And so, the new wiki was born, hosted on Miraheze.
There's another charity marathon stream for a trans/gender diverse kids charity to spite another transphobic ballbag this weekend! (This time in Australia!)
They will be playing classic Tony Hawk games (fucking yess). It starts Friday 9pm AEST! (6am US Eastern, 11:00 UTC, 12:00 CET)
Where the stream will be:
And the Patreon has hit $200/mo! Thank you all so much!!! Time to talk about livestreams!
All Patrons get to choose what streaming service I use in an exclusive poll I've just made! (https://www.patreon.com/posts/livestream-poll-24213770)