Q&A: “When should I start my Patreon?”

Q&A: “When should I start my Patreon?”

Patreon can be a great tool to build your community, but there are inherent risks in starting too early, or without planning.

Budgeting as a content creator, streamer, or contractor

Budgeting as a content creator, streamer, or contractor

Money can be a touchy subject to face and get under control, but budgeting will help you achieve your dreams faster and with more confidence.

Lost in the plot : streaming story-based games

Lost in the plot : streaming story-based games

The last few months of my stream have mainly moved away from anything competitive; I’ve been playing games that I’ve been meaning to cross off my list for one reason or another, and the idea (like many people will tell you) is to play while focusing on my enjoyment.

Tutorial: Using Twitch automation with IFTTT

Tutorial: Using Twitch automation with IFTTT

Adding automation to your actions allows for less chance for screwups. Now that IFTTT supports Twitch, I teach you how to use the service to make your life easier.

“Let’s GiantBomb it”: Problems with personality-based content

“Let’s GiantBomb it”:  Problems with personality-based content

Making content around the people producing it, rather than the specific subject of the work, can be a lucrative endeavor. Like anything, there’s some hiccups you should know about.