Such a great message. Congrats and thanks for writing.
YES! Excellent post.
Digital media companies often forget that the core underlying value of content is engagement. The current digital landscape allows publishers to monetize junk content, which creates a false perception of value. For lack of a better analogy, a big portion of the digital publishing industry is a quintessential house of cards.
Spot on. Austin’s capital situation is just the result of it being such a small market. The spotlight Austin is under from making all the “coolest places to live” lists makes it seem bigger than it really is. I raised a little over $2MM from about 25 angels last year. It was an insanely time consuming process and we probably could have demanded a…