Wacom collects data on the applications you open. Should you be worrie...

Robert Heaton discovered that Wacom tracks every application you open and sends it to Google Analytics to be aggregated as data. This has a lot of creators shaking their fists in righteous indignation. Let’s take a closer look at the […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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How to launch a new comic

So you’ve decided to start a webcomic. Or maybe you’re launching a new chapter in your ongoing webcomic. The question eventually arises: What’s the best way to launch? There’s a few things you should keep in mind to maximize this […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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ComicLab 112 — Top Three Strips of All Time

What are the top three comic strips of all time? Dave and Brad share their lists ‚ and combine to share a list of overall best strips. But first, Dave’s dog has a nemesis, and it’s a cat that channels […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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ComicLab 111 — Changing gears on Patreon

How do you change gears on Patreon once your backers have gotten used to certain rewards? But first, did you know Sha-Na-Na opened for Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock? Questions asked and topics covered… Changing gears on Patreon What mistakes would […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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What to do if your exclusive Patreon content is stolen

It happens, from time to time — especially if you’re offering exclusive content on Patreon. Criminals (there’s no other word) access your site and use various means to scrape the content and post it in places people can access it […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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ComicLab 111 — Submitting work to the Eisners

What’s the best process for submitting your work to the Eisner Award committee? Dave and Brad get some great advice from Jackie Estrada, who has been in charge of the awards since 1990. But first, Brad’s sons ask how they […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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Where to host for the very first time?

I’m just starting out. Where should I host my webcomic? I get this question quite often — both here and on the ComicLab podcast. And traditionally, I’ve pointed people towards building their own website. But I’ve been giving it a […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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