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Become a sponsor to Loïc Hoguin

My name is Loïc Hoguin and I have been writing free open source projects for Erlang/OTP since 2010. You are probably using some of them, or at least heard of them: Cowboy, Ranch,, Gun and more.

You are here because you would like to give back. You can use this platform to provide me with a monthly income. You can give as much as you want and stop whenever you want. Your generosity will be rewarded. Check the perks you can unlock below.

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29 sponsors are funding essen’s work.


It'd be like a big crowd of nice, shiny people.


Featured work

  1. ninenines/cowboy

    Small, fast, modern HTTP server for Erlang/OTP.

    Erlang 6,658
  2. ninenines/

    A build tool for Erlang that just works.

    Makefile 551
  3. ninenines/ranch

    Socket acceptor pool for TCP protocols.

    Erlang 1,089
  4. ninenines/gun

    HTTP/1.1, HTTP/2 and Websocket client for Erlang/OTP.

    Erlang 782
  5. erlang/otp


    Erlang 9,810
  6. rabbitmq/rabbitmq-server

    Open source RabbitMQ: core server and tier 1 (built-in) plugins

    Makefile 9,551

58% towards 50 sponsors goal

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masatoshiitoh and 28 others sponsor this goal

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$10 a month


You could meet me and buy me a drink, or let me put that money to better use. You have my gratitude.

$50 a month


You get priority when adding features or fixing bugs. You can contact me privately for assistance.

$250 a month


The above, plus advertisement space on and in the README of the project of your choosing.

$1,000 a month


The above, plus you can ask me to keep maintaining an older version of a project you use while you are sponsoring.

$3,000 a month


The above, plus I keep myself available for up to 2 days per month of remote assistance (consulting or custom development; conditions to be negotiated separately).

$5,000 a month


The above, with 4 days included instead of 2. I will also be available for at least one on-site visit per year (more, depending on location; travel expenses not included).

$6,000 a month


The above, with 5 days included instead of 4. For longer options please contact me privately.