Li Jin has lead the conversation with some early thinking
(and coining) of the ‘passion economy’. Its a fascinating space where creator + community together create the value. Unconvincing case here
though that platforms should be the ones paying the creators, when there is a stronger body of evidence that creators can make much more
, indirectly via advertisers or directly via subscribers. Have a read
, as this is certainly a possible future path for some of us.