Patreon Lite offers a clean and lightweight introduction to running your membership business. The cost for using Lite is 5% of a creator’s Patreon income, plus payment processing fees. Getting started is simple with minimal page maintenance, allowing you to focus more on doing what you love most– creating.
What's included in Patreon Lite?
Patreon Lite includes essential tools to set up recurring support from your fans and run a membership business, including:
- A Patreon hosted page
- Payment processing through Patreon
- Posting for patrons
- Access to Patreon Workshops from our Creator Success team
Your Patreon hosted page
With Patreon Lite, you can gain insights into your page traffic with Google Analytics tracking. Learn more about how to set up Google Analytics for your page here.
Payment processing for lite
All creators in Lite will be on our charge upfront or Subscription billing system. This means patrons will not have access to your patron-only content until their initial payment has been successfully processed.
Patreon Lite payment processing rates are as follows:
Creators on Lite can post content directly to their patrons. Whether you create video, audio, or images, share your work with all of your patrons in a few clicks.
- How do I share my videos with patrons?
- How do I share my images with Patrons?
- How do I share my music or podcast with Patrons?
Custom RSS feature
Patreon Lite allows creators to offer patrons Custom RSS feeds of their audio posts– sharing exclusive episodes with your biggest fans has never been easier. With this feature, patrons have generated a custom RSS link they can subscribe to on their favorite podcast app. Simply upload your audio files as posts, and your patrons’ feeds populate with your latest episodes. Learn more about sharing your Audio posts here.
Livestreaming with Youtube
Host exclusive live events with YouTube livestream posts for patrons. You can learn more about how to create YouTube livestreaming posts, here
With your Relationship Manager, you can filter patrons by charge status (paid or declined) and based on payment amounts – so you can offer high paying patrons perks via messages with this tool.