As a creator on Patreon, you might be eligible for a free, hosted Discourse + SSL.
This is! This forum is hosted by Discourse, so you’re already using it
What’s on offer?
Patreon has an integration with Discourse which allows fun features for creators if they want to make a forum for their community, like automating badges and user groups for your patrons. For some excellent examples of how Discourse can increase your patron count read the stories of MCrider and The Bitcoin Pub.
Read more and apply for a free Discourse here: https://blog.discourse.org/2018/12/free-hosting-for-patreon-creators/