Emoji-ready names are the new SEO

July 2021

The inevitable rise of concert streaming+ Creator fintech & comprehensible wedges: Podcast with the founders of Karat's credit card for influencers

June 2021

Spore's creator site-maker is my first lead investment as a VC. It solves the creator economy's two biggest problems

May 2021

The future of social is multiplayer

April 2021

The power shift from publishers to personalities+ PressClub podcast with Substack's founders on the rise of the solopreneur author and audience portability
How the Creator Crisis forced artists to be founders + Podcast w Patreon CEO Jack Conte | The Creator Renaissance, "art" vs "content", and why social giants like Facebook suddenly care

March 2021

PressClub podcast: Back to offices? WordPress CEO Matt Mullenweg, Slack CEO Stewart ButterfieldListen now | +SalesForce COO Bret Taylor, PagerDuty CEO Jenn Tejada, NYT's Zeynep Tufekci
Plus, Slack's version of Clubhouse and Snapchat are coming.
+ He joins me to discuss Apple policy's impact on developers with Spotify and Shopify's CEOs
PressClub with Mark Zuckerberg, Daniel Ek, and Tobi LΓΌtke - transcript & recordingListen now (81 min) | The Facebook, Spotify, and Shopify CEOs discuss the creator economy and Apple's policies

August 2020

Constine's Newsletter #11: The formula to 15 seconds of fame
Constine's Newsletter #10: Triller vs Dubsmash vs Byte vs Reels, plus unintended consequences of threatening a TikTok ban