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Patron Program

Patron Reward Examples

You can get as creative as you want with reward ideas and tailor them to your show and audience. Here are a few examples from successful crowdfunders of thi...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 4:31 AM
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When Are My Patrons Charged?

Patrons are charged immediately upon pledging and then the recurring payment is charged each month on that date. Note: For prior patrons under PayPal, the ...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 4:32 AM
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When Do I Get Paid for Patron?

With Stripe, the money will be sent to your credit card immediately when a patron makes a pledge. Update: We now use Stripe for the entire payment and pay...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 4:34 AM
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Patron Processing Fees

Podbean takes 5% and there are additional Stripe credit card fees of 2.9% + $0.30 per transaction. We bulk process all patron pledges to decrease fees. That...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 4:36 AM
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How to Receive Patron Payments

Funds are released to your credit card.   Update: We now use Stripe for the entire payment and payout system, as they process payments to you directly/imm...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 4:38 AM
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Publishing Patron-Only Content

Log into your account at Go to "My Crowdfunding " page. You will see a “Publish” button under your campaign. Click th...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 4:46 AM
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Creating a Personalized URL for Patron Page

To set up a personalized URL for your crowdfunding page, simply follow these steps: 1. Login to your Podbean account. 2. Click on “My Crowdfunding” on the...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 5:05 AM
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Tips to Promote Patron Pages

We’re glad to see you’ve created a crowdfunding program on Here are four tips from experienced crowdfunders to help you succeed: 1. Make sure ...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 5:07 AM
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