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Patreon by the numbers

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Cartoonists Dave Kellett and Brad Guigar are talking shop! When a Patreon backer asks for tips on hustling and networking, Brad gets uncomfortable. Then, the guys struggle to make sense of demographic data. And finally, they help a fellow cartoonist navigate book distribution.

BUT FIRST, Dave asks... if you could see one statistic floating over people's heads, what would it be?

Show notes

  • 13:17 — Game show themes for fun and profit
  • 15:27 — Brad thought Graham Chapman did the Monty Python animations — not Terry Gilliam. He is a dunce.
  • 17:12 — Tips on hustling and networking
  • 34:37 — Understanding demographic information
  • 52:34 — Navigating book distribution

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Brad Guigar is the creator of Evil Inc and the editor of

Dave Kellett is the creator of Sheldon and Drive.