First step: give yourself a high five for being amazing and wanting to join a creator's Patreon community! Now for the real steps to becoming a patron...
1) From a creator's page, click the orange "become a patron" button OR your desired reward tier from the right-hand side of the page.
2) You'll be taken to a page where you can select a reward tier available from the creator or choose a dollar value with no rewards.
3) Click "continue" and you'll be taken to a confirmation page, where you can add a credit card or Paypal account*. You'll also have the option to set a monthly max if pledging to a creator on our per post setup.
*Since Patreon is a recurring membership, PayPal requires you add a credit or debit card to your account as a backup method.
4) Click "confirm and pledge" at the right-hand of the confirmation page to finalize your pledge.
You'll end up on a page that looks a little like:
Don't see this page? Head to your pledges tab. You should see a list of all creators you're supporting: