Patreon Changes

12/13/2017: Important update: Patreon is backing off of their proposed changes. I’ve struck through the affected portions of the post/email below. My move to my own alternative is not changing, as it was already in the works for technical reasons.

Recent changes to the Patreon fee structure have caused several folks to drop their support of Ask Leo!. Honestly, I can’t fault those who’ve done so. The change was unexpected, and has hurt many Patreon users — artists and patrons alike.

I have an alternative.

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How Do I Change or Delete my Patreon Subscription?

How do I cancel my patronage?
I would like to increases amount I’m donating and would like to know how to go about it. ¬†I feel that what you’re doing is worth the money to me.
How do I change my credit card?

Whether you’re increasing, decreasing, or cancelling your patronage, or just changing your payment method, let me first say Thank You!¬†for whatever level of patronage you’ve supported me with.

Here’s how you change it.

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Ask Leo! Patron FAQ

Patreon allows you to support Ask Leo! with a monthly contribution, in return for which you get an assortment of patron-only rewards.

2015 Survey results

Several weeks ago I asked you to complete a brief survey. The primary question was:

“What’s the biggest challenge you face using technology¬†effectively?”

As always, I was overwhelmed by your response. Thank you for participating.

I want to share with you some of what I learned.

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2013’s Ten Most Popular Posts

This year marked a bit of transition for Ask Leo! as we began a technology switch from Movable Type to WordPress. As a result, the numbers may not be quite as accurate as in years past (a page that was moved from one to the other might not be appropriately represented), but the overall standings are interesting nonetheless.

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What’s the difference between an ad and your recommendation?

For some, this answer will seem both obvious and somewhat odd for me to address at all.

For others, however, there’s an extremely important lesson here. I’ve¬†come to the conclusion that this concept needs some serious clarification.

And it’s not just about what happens here at the Ask Leo! website, but rather how people¬†view the content that they see¬†everywhere on the internet.

You need to recognize advertisements.

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Who is Leo?

I help people use technology by answering their questions and educating on the web.

What is Facebook Fan Friday?

On most Friday afternoons I’ll make a post on the Ask Leo! Facebook page along the lines of: It’s Facebook Fan Friday! For the next hour or so I’ll do my best to respond to every question asked in a comment to this post. What’s got you scratching your head today? And for the next … Read more

Why Didn’t You Answer My Question?

Why didn’t you answer my question?

That’s a fair question. I don’t answer all the questions I get, and I also¬†don’t respond to all the comments that are posted.

It’s not that I don’t want to. I can’t. There are simply too many questions¬†coming in every day for me to address each and every one. I do have to prioritize and select those¬†questions I can answer that will also benefit the most people when I post¬†the answer.

Let me¬†give you some tips that’ll help increase the odds.

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Link Disappeared

Unfortunately the destination of the link you clicked on has apparently changed or disappeared, and I don’t yet have an updated link or replacement. I apologize for the inconvenience, but in part it’s the way the internet works and changes over time. Thanks, Leo