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Hello and welcome to the HelpfulTechVids Patreon page!  We're very happy you came to visit.

As the name suggests, HelpfulTechVids has been making instructional and tutorial videos on YouTube for almost a decade.  What started as a side project to bring Linux knowledge to the masses has turned into a full fledged company with employees, an office, and paying customers.

We would love to spend more time making these videos but, unfortunately, YouTube's monetization policies have changed significantly and the compensation that we receive to bring you great, free content dropped by about 90%!  In order to justify the cost and time of creating these videos, we're turning to Patreon to hopefully justify the expense of the video creation process.

Here's our operating theory.  The more Patrons we have, the more videos we'll create.  No membership required, you can simply donate whatever you feel is appropriate.  However, membership has its perks.  If you're a member, you'll get a say in the content that we cover.  Yeah, you read that right.  While we can't necessarily cover any topic at length, we can take your input, brainstorm, and come up with some great content.  Also, as a member, you'll get to see our videos at least 2 weeks before they are public on YouTube.  We are considering additional perks but we think this is a great start.

So, please, if you enjoy our content, support us in our mission to create more!
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