Twitter’s View: Not For Sale

I dunno, do you jump the shark when the venue used to deny you're for sale is The View? A couple of years ago, I'd have said yes. But honestly, why not go on The View right when your product is breaking mainstream? And I like what @biz had to…

I dunno, do you jump the shark when the venue used to deny you’re for sale is The View? A couple of years ago, I’d have said yes. But honestly, why not go on The View right when your product is breaking mainstream? And I like what @biz had to say:

“We’re just getting started…. The company is two years old, we have so much to do, so much product stuff to fix, and so much growing to do.”

Predictable? Sure. Possibly disingenuous if a large cash offer is put on the table? OK. But it rings true to me.

Author: John Battelle

A founder of NewCo (current CEO), sovrn (Chair), Federated Media, Web 2 Summit, The Industry Standard, Wired. Author, investor, board member (Acxiom, Sovrn, NewCo), bike rider, yoga practitioner.

One thought on “Twitter’s View: Not For Sale”

  1. Good for the Twitter guys. Look how mainstream they have gone just in the past month. I’m not a View fan but MANY people are, and … if I had to pick only one SM venue, it would be Twitter because I can surround myself with geniuses, etc., etc.

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