The internet has made it easier than ever for artists to get their work in front of a large audience – the trick is to make a viable career out of it. This collection of stories explores how creatives from various disciplines use platforms such as Twitch, TikTok, Etsy and others to turn their passions into something sustainable. That could mean breathing new life into ancient forging techniques on YouTube or building a new kind of crowdfunding platform. Or it could mean becoming an expert at designing immersive Fortnite worlds. Whatever the project, these creatives find ways to get paid.
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