Is there money in webcomics? Leif & Thorn creator Erin Ptah stops by the ComixLaunch Podcast to crunch some numbers and talk about the opportunities for webcomic creators crowdfunders today.
Highlights of This Session Include:
- Why most of the top performing comics on Kickstarter and Patreon are by webcomic creators?
- A high-level overview of the webcomics landscape in 2021.
- What DC got right with their recent move to webcomics with Webtoons.
- Plus: Erin’s data showing that her regular webcomics readers translated to her highest value Kickstarter backers.
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Today’s Featured Guest:
Erin Ptah is an artist, humanist, and fan girl who creates LGBTQ fantasy comics that deal in comedy, trauma & recovery, time travel, and cats. Her webcomic “But I’m a Cat Person” was serialized online for 9 years, and Leif & Thorn has been running on the web since 2015, with collections of both series successfully funded on Kickstarter!
Links Mentioned in Today’s Show:
Leif & Thorn Volume 4: The (Fire) Saga Continues https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/erinptah/leif-and-thorn-volume-4
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