Our extension is now open source!

We’re pleased to announce that the Flattr extension is now open source.   Openness and transparency are incredibly important values for us. We’ve always known we’d make our extension open source, so now anyone who is interested can check out the code, dig into how our extension works or even contribute to the code.  We … Continue reading Our extension is now open source!

Fee-gate, Flattr and you. We pledge to help!

There’s been a lot of talk in the creator-world these last few days about all-things fee-related. In light of Patreon’s big fee change announcement there are a number of creators now searching for an alternative solution to the fact that their popular $1 pledge option is effectively redundant, with the popular creator platform seeming to … Continue reading Fee-gate, Flattr and you. We pledge to help!

The Flattr vision, a creative internet beyond ad revenue

I often get asked “why did you start Flattr?” It’s a question I love, because it’s easy to answer. Even though the answer is long the goal has always been obvious for us. The internet is this wonder of creativity, information and imagination. It has unleashed people's creative forces and the power it gives in … Continue reading The Flattr vision, a creative internet beyond ad revenue

Celebrating Flattr 2.0: A look inside our Berlin launch party & time at Mozfest!

It’s been a whirlwind two weeks: we launched Flattr 2.0, hosted a celebration with some of our favorite creators at an awesome location and helped them earn money as they party, then we headed to Mozfest! Here’s a quick breakdown of the last two weeks:   Tuesday, October 24 saw us launch the new Flattr … Continue reading Celebrating Flattr 2.0: A look inside our Berlin launch party & time at Mozfest!

Today’s the day: Flattr 2.0 launches to the public!

We’re incredibly pleased to announce that after a lot of hard work, Flattr 2.0 launches publicly today. The product we’re releasing today was what we imagined, and hoped, Flattr would be when the original idea was born some years ago: an automatic, effortless way for creators to make money from their online content, and for … Continue reading Today’s the day: Flattr 2.0 launches to the public!