The Heidi Thorne Show

Why People Don’t Want to Pay for Subscription Content | Episode 261

August 30, 2022

People who have a relationship with a creator are more likely to become paying and continuing subscribers. But that's not a given. I discuss why people don't want to pay for subscription content on Patreon, YouTube, etc.

Blog: Why People Don't Want to Pay for Subscription Content

YouTube video:

Timestamp show notes (click on timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:15 Replying to comment on inflation impact on subscription content

0:53 How many creators can you support?

2:05 It's not about the money

4:07 YouTube Creators woes

6:30 Is Patreon the answer?

7:44 Are we all just buskers now?

10:00 Blame it on TV

12:04 How to connect with Heidi

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