Flattr went offline…at the Brighton Mini Maker Faire

The Brighton Mini Maker Faire took place in the Brighton Dome last Saturday, and as we promised we were there spreading Flattr QR codes. We wanted to make sure that the 50 makers* showing their creations knew how to use Flattr to get people to support them online and offline. Many makers were new to … Continue reading Flattr went offline…at the Brighton Mini Maker Faire

Weekly Review: Get paid for your work

The world's first The middle of the week was all about The Conference in the Flattr house - actually, at The Conference venue itself. The official Flattr iOS app of the event had lots to do during the two days - nearly 200 offline clicks were placed to appreciate the "components" of the pow-wow. You must … Continue reading Weekly Review: Get paid for your work

The first Flattr QR experience by Snild Dolkow

We mentioned the pioneer Flattr QR experiment on the Malmö Festival before, and after the gig, here is the whole story and some advice straight from the artist, Snild Dolkow. The gig was amazing! There were a fair amount of people from the start, but the crowd grew over the hour. I even got to … Continue reading The first Flattr QR experience by Snild Dolkow

Flattr the makers at the Brighton Mini Maker Faire

Most Flattr users are makers and creators of some kind, or people who like makers and creators. We're therefore very proud to support the first flattrable Maker Faire, hosting an impressive line-up of crafters, inventors, hackers and DIY-ers from across the UK! To stimulate your appetite, here are some of the makers and things you … Continue reading Flattr the makers at the Brighton Mini Maker Faire

Weekly Review: Purely about Flattr

There were quite a few things happening around Flattr this week, so I'll give you a nice and short overview to be up to date with us. Quick Response I think Offline Flattr didn't get as much attention as it deserves before, but hopefully this initiative from Snild Dolkow will start something good here. I … Continue reading Weekly Review: Purely about Flattr

Short News: Malmö Festivalen

Malmö Festivalen is one of the biggest and most beloved festivals in Sweden. This year it'll take place from 19-26 August, and visitors can expect a great variety of music, programs and local food there. The entry is free, and there is one more good reason why we should be excited about this event. Snild … Continue reading Short News: Malmö Festivalen

SXSW Part 4 – The Buskers

As part of our SXSW amusement plan we asked several street artists to display Flattr QR banners instead of their normal tip jars. We found it a little risky, but our primary aim was not to fill the busker’s wallet straight away, but to develop some curiosity. It was successful; many people stopped to scan … Continue reading SXSW Part 4 – The Buskers