Don’t be afraid to ask for donations, especially if your website has your art on it or anything you believe is of value to your audience. You don’t have to ask for a lot of money, just something symbolic to help you with hosting expenses or similar. I recently created a Ko-Fi page where you can find all sorts of my work, both blogging and writing-related. It doesn’t hurt, right?
Below is my Ko-Fi button, in case you’d like to donate $1.