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A Primer in Monetizing Your Creative Passion

Christine Donaldson, Marketing Specialist, Patreon

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8 Videos (24m)
    • Introduction

    • Am I Ready to Monetize?

    • Tools to Earn Money

    • More Advanced Tools

    • Success Stories

    • Budgeting Tips

    • What's Next?

    • Final Thoughts


About This Class

Turn your creative passion into profit! Unlock your monetizing toolkit in this 25-minute class with Christine Donaldson of Patreon — a platform that empowers creators to make a living from their work through subscription payments from their fans.

Whether you’re just getting started, looking to grow, or ready to fully commit to your creative side hustle, this class is packed with tips and tactics for anyone looking to make steady money off their work.

Christine walks through:

  • Assessing whether or not you're ready to monetize
  • Tools and sites for making money (from basic to more advanced)
  • Budgeting tips for creators
  • Growing and engaging your fans over time

You’ll leave this class with specific examples of what works from successful creators who have turned their online followings into sustainable income.


Want to start earning a living from your creative passion? Become a Patreon Creator today!

284 of 299 students recommendSee All

Great content! Clear and no nonsense. Inspiring!
Good info for beginners.
I've recently started a Patreon account, and found lots of useful tips from this video. Thank you!





Christine Donaldson

Marketing Specialist, Patreon

When Christine Donaldson isn't making music, skiing, or blogging, she works in Marketing at Patreon -- a platform for creators to earn recurring income based on subscription payments from their fans.

To learn more and start turning your passion into profit, visit

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