Every content company is or should be moving to a model that incorporates both subscriptions and ads; creator platforms should help their publishers do the same.
What is leading to all of the new social networks? Then, reviews of the early days of Artifact comments, Bluesky, and Substack Notes.
Substack launched a Twitter competitor, and Twitter responded, in a predictable way. The real losers were writers, who were bound to be de-prioritized by Substack eventually.
An Interview With Bill Bishop about China’s COVID outbreak, the Ukraine war, and Substack
More on Substack, and how they have done right by publishers, and why their approach may be essential in a post-ATT world.
Substack launched an app, which isn’t a surprise given their VC model, but which portends change all the same.
Exclusive Content on Instagram, like Super Tweets, is a compelling product for both the company and creators. It’s also why Bulletin is more compelling than it seems.
Substack is at the center of media controversy, most of which misses the point that sovereign writers — not Substack — are in control.
More on what makes Roblox unique, and why App Store fees are ever more difficult to justify.
Twitter’s acquisition of Revue points to a huge opportunity for the company; can the company execute well enough to take advantage?