One of the biggest concepts we have tried to tackle has always been figuring out the right business model. Once you’ve created your web comic what do you need to do to make what you love your living? The first obvious answer is advertising but then most comics have found that is not enough unless you have a huge number of readers. What is the second option? Merchandising of course! To give it a try we have an idea for a t-shirt that might appeal to a large number of not just our readers but the entire web comic community and more. Before we take the time to build a store, design the final shirt, and make ridiculously large orders I want to make sure enough of you out there think I’m not crazy.
Here is my idea. Design t-shirts with l33t speak on it but instead of just having them printed regularly change the letters for Greek letters. That just starts a snowball affect and there’s no telling where it might end up. First thing first though, here is the beginning of the idea: