Pandering ...or Positioning?

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By Brad Guigar and Dave Kellett, Brad Guigar, and Dave Kellett. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

This episode of ComicLab is sponsored by Wacom! In this week's show, the ComicLab guys discuss pandering. Is it pandering to create comics that your readers are more likely to respond to? Then, a listener asks if Dave's aware that Clip Studio Paint doesn't have a CMYK mode? And does it matter? Finally, Dave receives a tweet from one of his readers explaining why he couldn't possibly become one if Dave's Patreon backers, touching off an epic rant on fan behavior.

BUT FIRST... Dave tells Brad about the time he met Paul Rudd... and sparks flew.

QUESTIONS ASKED...

  • To what extent do you pander to your audience?
  • Clip Studio Paint doesn't have a CKMYK mode. Is that a problem?
  • The agonizing eyeroll when a reader explains why they couldn't possibly become a Patreon backer.

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Brad Guigar is the creator of Evil Inc and the editor of Webcomics.com
Dave Kellett is the creator of Sheldon and Drive.

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