How to Make 60,000 a Year Using Patreon

From the Patreon website, you can expect 5% of your audience to join your crowdfunding campaign. The average patronage is $7/month.

If you want to make $60,000 (take home) you need to make $98,192 gross income. This means you need 1169 patrons.

To have 1169 patrons you need 23,379 downloads a month or 5845 downloads a week.

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The bottom line is if you plan on using sites like Patreon to crowdfund your podcast, don't forget the first steps is to grow your crowd.


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About the Author
Dave Jackson has been podcasting since 2005. In 2018 he was inducted into the Academy of Podcasters Hall of Fame. He has over 2 Million Downloads. Has helped thousands of podcasters plan, launch and grow their audience. He is part of the Tech Support Team. He is a Featured and Keynote speaker at events. He is the author of the Book More Podcast Money

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