If you're like most people, when you think of a content creator you think of your favorite influencer, a sponsored post, or a video that went viral.
According to Devrix it is estimated that more than 50 million people think of themselves as content creators. While most of them consider themselves amateurs, more than 2 million have made content creation their full time job and primary source of income.
And according to Yahoo the creator economy has grown to a staggering market size of over $104.2 billion and is increasing at a steady pace!
Who are these millions of content creators? They are podcasters, video creators, musicians, visual artists, writers and journalists, and gaming creators. If you create content of any sort consider yourself a content creator!
Along with this explosion of content creators have come spaces for these creative people to have a sense of community that supports their ideas and helps them reach their audience and make a sustainable living. These spaces are both digital and physical.