‘Digital tip jar’ Patreon will feel right at home in Dublin

Established in 2013, the US business is opening its Europe, Middle East and Africa headquarters in Dublin and will hire 30 people initially

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
20th October, 2019
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Blindboy: the Irish podcaster has the 70th most popular account overall on Patreon

Patreon is coming to Dublin, but what is it and why should you care?

The company is billed as a digital tip jar. It’s essentially a way for content creators, such as podcasters, vloggers and writers to provide paywalled content and other rewards to users who make donations.

Established in 2013, the US business is opening its Europe, Middle East and Africa headquarters in Dublin and will hire 30 people initially. It has...

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