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Andy Baio

The Indiepocalypse

We’re at the beginning of a massive shift in how culture is created, and it’s starting to leak into the mainstream. Artists, makers, and hackers of all kinds are using the Internet to connect directly to fans and bypass traditional gatekeepers, making a living independently without sacrificing creative or financial control over their work. But it brings new challenges—can we be independent without being alone?