In An Age Where We Can Circumvent Gatekeepers, 1000 True Fans is More Relevant Than Ever

Srinivas Rao
3 min readJan 19, 2021

Kevin Kelly originally proposed the idea of 1000 true fans in 2008.

To be a successful creator you don’t need millions. You don’t need millions of dollars or millions of customers, millions of clients or millions of fans. To make a living as a craftsperson, photographer, musician, designer, author, animator, app…

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