For folks who want something Patreon-esque but don't want to deal with Patreon and its various issues, this new alternative might be worth looking into: https://medium.com/@jessevondoom/introducing-substation-cd9612d04f82
It seems to be a middleware API that lets you handle your own payments and manage the communications/perks/levels yourself.
Right now I am not in a situation where I need/want to look into this further but others might want to.
@fluffy I can put in a word for Jesse being a nice and trustworthy human, too.
@darius Good to know!
A silly instance of Mastodon for queer folk and non-queer folk alike. Let's be friends!