As one begins the exploration into a new field of entertainment, one would be advised to look find the gurus of that genre and/or taste the latest hot topics and classics of the respective subculture. As one grows accostumed to the new genre, one will realize that some of these touted experts know as much as the person itself. Therefore, it is critical to develop one’s ability to accurately appraise an items worth in order to find the gems in the rough. This will take time to build up the experience just like how a wine taster must taste hundreds of different wines to know the good from the bad from his or her point of view.
Due to the accessibility of the internet, one must learn how to quickly and reliably find trusted sources, regardless of the topic at hand. Fortunately, there are several online articles that demonstrate how to use “Google” and produce the desired results.
Once one has acquired enough experience to figure out his or her preferences, he or she no longer needs to rely on other sources or opinions for those respective fields. Instead, these sources would be used as a soundboard and material for discussion. These are the true gurus who can stand on their own two feet and make an honest statement within these specialized/niche areas.