I am an Investment Partner at Andreessen Horowitz focused on the Consumer sector
Creators want a direct relationship with their own users, which is against the platforms’ DNA. E.g. FB restricts ability for large group admins to message members. Agree that platforms adding in direct monetization
features is a big risk though to new startups in the Passion Economy.
Here’s some tactics for startups to hedge against incumbents:
Originally published as “The biggest risk for Passion Economy startups"
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