November 19, 2022•140 words
One should never rely on someone else’s platform. I have written on this numerous times over the years as have many others. But we see in the latest panic about Twitter how weak the influence of so called influencers really is.
If you really have built up a loyal following you should be able to move to another platform without an issue. If you have the 1000 True Fans then you should be able to take those fans to a new platform.
Sure we get comfortable where we are but whenever you are on someone else’s turf you are at risk of things changing. That is why having your own website and email list is really the key thing. You need a place where people can always find you that doesn’t rely on the whims of billionaires and venture capitalists.