An idea about donations

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An idea about donations

Postby wayland_23 » Mon May 06, 2013 6:44 pm UTC

In brief words: the idea is to add a donation button from Flattr website. Like gnu image manipulation program and some othe FOSS programs do. It's quite popular.
I would like to hear the answer, if you choose not to do it. (sorry for my English and for strange phrases -- but your new engine censored my previous posts)

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Re: An idea about donations

Postby SecondTalon » Tue May 07, 2013 5:06 am UTC

Randall doesn't want/need donations as he's selling enough merchandise to get by.

Want to donate? Buy some stuff.
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Re: An idea about donations

Postby Роберт » Tue May 07, 2013 7:59 pm UTC

There's also this, right?
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Re: An idea about donations

Postby wayland_23 » Tue May 14, 2013 6:00 pm UTC

Bitcoin is good, but many of xkcd fans have already flattred his twitter account (429 times, it's around $300). You can see the page in the "Unclaimed" section. (I can't post links here, you know)
People can donate that way because Flattr allows it on pages that don't have a confirmed owner yet. So, you may want it or not, but you have to register there! :P

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Re: An idea about donations

Postby Wouzz » Fri Nov 08, 2013 8:33 pm UTC

Hi everyone,

(As I'm a French native speaker please be indulgent if I make mistakes)

Just wanted to say this is my very first post here, as I actually created an account for the very sole purpose of shouting "HEY RANDALL! PLEASE, PLEASE PUT A FLATTR BUTTON BELOW EACH AND EVERY ONE OF YOUR COMICS!" :D

Micropayments are the future! I'm very happy to learn that he already uses them via his Twitter, but he can do more! The purpose of micropayments is to be INSTANT: you see what you like, you instantly retribute the creator. That's why I think a simple Flattr button on each comic page would be an even better way of using them.

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