7 min read · From 2019 · On new creator platforms, individuality is a feature, not a bug.
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The top-earning writer on the paid newsletter platform Substack earns more than $500,000 a year from reader subscriptions. The top content creator on Podia, a platform for video courses and digital memberships, makes more than $100,000 a month. And teachers across the US are bringing in thousands of dollars a month teaching live, virtual classes on Outschool and Juni Learning.
8 min read · From 2016 · The Ultimate List of Content Curation Tools and accompanying map, is comprised of both business grade tools that support organizations’ content marketing strategies, as well as personal curation tools that can be used by individuals for hobbyist or organizational purposes. Content curation is when an individual (or team) consistently finds, organizes, annotates and shares the […]
~11 min read · 2021-09-24 · The rise of vertical-specific software tailored to lawyers, personal trainers, recruiters, hair stylists, and everyone else striking out on their own.
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Solo workers include two types of individuals: veterans, experienced professionals who are leaving their companies to set up shop for themselves; and rookies, career changers or young professionals who are entering a field for the first time, but without the backing (and restrictions) of a traditional institution.
~14 min read · 2021-08-11 · Nearly two years ago, I published “The Passion Economy and the Future of Work,” which laid out a vision for online work that was informed by and a reaction to the challenges of the gig economy. While…
the creator economy is marked by the rise of a small number of firms that have accumulated capital and effectively control the means of production and distribution.
6 min read · Jan 10th · We used to describe celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton as “famous for being famous.” But the TikTok megastars featured on the Netflix docu-soap “Hype House” are famous for being…
1 min read · 2021-12-23 · Welcome to the last Creator Economy newsletter of 2021. Thank you so much for reading, sharing with others and giving your feedback and tips.As of today, we have published 134 editions of this…