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Zinbiel Cat
Dec 11, 2016 rated it it was amazing
so impressive. dont aim big. you only need 1000 fans to make a living.
Logan Streondj
Jul 22, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This article is a must read for any entrepreneur, artistan, or content creator. It has influenced many successful people who have built livelihoods and fortunes on its principals since it was written and is widely referenced, so it is nice to get have read in the original.

The basic idea is that depending on your goals anywhere from a couple hundred to a few thousand true fans that buy and support your work should be enough for making a living.
Fred Tyre
Jan 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
It was good, but I wanted more. I suppose there isn't much else to tell, though. The steps are simple but not easy. I have seen other people successfully follow what he prescribes, so I guess that now its my turn. :)
Florian Bador
Jan 23, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Excellent article!
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Aug 01, 2017 rated it it was amazing
One of the best articles or pieces of work I have read in a very long time.
The Book
Nov 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
Cool idea, liked the basic premise.
marti garaughty
Jul 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Brilliant insights for a changing world. Anyone working in the domains of art and music needs to read this!
Zarathustra Goertzel
Jul 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
Good 'n concise primer on welcoming a strong support base.
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Short and sweet. Good advice for people who want to work for themselves.
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Kevin Kelly is Senior Maverick at Wired magazine. He co-founded Wired in 1993, and served as its Executive Editor from its inception until 1999. He is also editor and publisher of the Cool Tools website, which gets half a million unique visitors per month. From 1984-1990 Kelly was publisher and editor of the Whole Earth Review, a journal of unorthodox technical news. He co-founded the ongoing Hack ...more

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