Wednesday, June 28, 2017

"Tumblr’s Unclear Future Shows That There’s No Money in Internet Culture"

NYM:

the truth is that running a platform for culture creation is, increasingly, a charity operation undertaken by larger companies. Servers are expensive, and advertisers would rather just throw money at Facebook than take a chance on your weird, problematic network. Generating and incubating internet culture has little market value in and of itself.