How to use Ko-fi with DeviantArt


If you're active on DeviantArt, there are loads of ways to tell your watchers about your Ko-fi page and make an income from your work, even without a Core membership.


The Basics 

Add your Ko-fi page link in your bio, deviation descriptions and comments. 


Add Your Page to Your Bio

Make sure your Ko-fi page is discoverable from your DeviantArt page as a direct link in your bio.


You can also add a custom Ko-fi button.



The Basics 

Let your followers know you’re on Ko-fi by updating your Deviantart description.


Add Your Page to Your Deviantart Description

Make sure your Ko-fi page is discoverable from your Deviantart page as a direct link in your description.



Direct your watchers, friends and visitors to your Ko-fi page to start receiving donations and messages of support. You can also use Ko-fi to take commissions and reward your supporters.


Create your Ko-fi Page

Head on over to and setup your creator page.


Add a Ko-fi Button to DeviantArt

  1. Login to your page and click Widgets
  2. Choose the button type 'Image'
  3. Click the Copy Code button


Paste your Ko-fi Button into your DeviantArt Bio

Login to DeviantArt, go to your deviantID Widget and click 'Edit this Widget'


Paste in your copied button code and click Save

That's it you now have a Buy Me a Coffee button on your DeviantArt bio.


Where can I add a Ko-fi button on DeviantArt

There are lots of other places on DeviantArt you can add your page like when you submit Art as a Deviation or respond to comments.



Deviants linking to Ko-fi

Take a look at some Deviants funding their passions on Ko-fi









Reward your supporters

Don't forget you can use Ko-fi to take commissions and offer your audience rewards for supporting you on Ko-fi like high-res downloads, art tutorials or access to behind the scenes content. Find out how to use Ko-fi to reward supporters.