Halloween

When you join us on Patreon this month, you’re in for a hell of a ride! You’ll get…

  • Instant access to over 750 NSFW comics and illustrations
  • All of the Halloween-themed content I’m posting this month, like the bonus cartoon above and new episodes of Real Housewives of Transylvania (NSFW)
  • Halloween-themed NSFW commissions
  • A 60-page NSFW Halloween-themed eComic
  • LEWDcrate — a 2 gigabyte digital download reward with both NSFW and SFW content

To qualify for the Halloween eComic and LEWDcrate, all you have to do is sign up at the $10 level or higher and stay through the end of October when your card is charged. After your payment is placed, you’ll be eligible for both digital rewards!

ComicLab

This episode of ComicLab is sponsored by Wacom! In this week’s show, the ComicLab guys discuss Kickstarter’s decision to fire workers who tried to unionize. Also on today’s show, the USPS has decided to remain in the Global Postal Union — much to the relief of small-businesspersons everywhere, and a question-asker wants to know how far Dave and Brad write in advance. Next, eBook-publishing is hot, but are Amazon and ComiXology delivering for independent creators? Then — how do you maintain satisfaction after achieving a goal, and how much should creators engage with fans when they misinterpret the story?

BUT FIRST… Dave has a case of the post-Kickstarter blues

QUESTIONS ASKED…

  • News update: USPS stays in the Global Postal Union
  • Kickstarter fired workers for trying to unionize — what (if anything) should creators do about that?
  • How far do you write in advance?
  • Do ComiXology and Amazon Kindle Direct deliver sales for indie comics publishers?
  • In praise of Gumroad and DriveThruComics
  • How do you maintain satisfaction *after* achieving a goal?
  • When readers misinterpret a story, should you step in and correct them?

Limited-edition ComicLab enamel pins are now available at newevilbook.com and sheldonstore.com!

You get great rewards when you support ComicLab on Patreon

  • $2 — Early access to episodes
  • $5 — Submit a question for possible use on the show AND get the exclusive ProTips podcast
  • $10 — Record an audio question for possible use on the show AND get the exclusive ProTips podcast
  • $50 — Sponsor the show! We’ll read a brief promo for your comic/product and read it twice during the show AND you get the exclusive ProTips podcast

Brad Guigar is the creator of Evil Inc and the editor of Webcomics.com
Dave Kellett is the creator of Sheldon and Drive.