That's fantastic that you all are able to still manually curate some. I know it requires a lot of time to pull something like that off consistently.
Donations and tips are an excellent option for post-payout rewards.
Yes indeed, I remember some talk about evergreen content before. I actually think I may have commented back then as well. That does make a ton of sense.
Those are great answers to my questions. Hopefully, others will see this and benefit from it.