Dear subscribers, I started writing this blog a year ago and never imagined that it’ll reach 7,000 readers. If you enjoy my writing, I’d love to get to…
This post “explains like I’m five” core crypto concepts: web 3, blockchain (wallets, consensus), tokens, bitcoin, ethereum, NFTs, and DAOs. Let's go do…
The platform behind creator platforms is none other than Stripe. In this post, I interviewed Ellen and Connor on what role Stripe wants to play in the …
Nobody has spoken more about using game design and emotion to craft great products than Rahul Vohra, founder of Superhuman. I spoke to Rahul about his …
Steph Curry recently paid $180,000 to change his Twitter profile to a Bored Ape NFT. In this post, I dive into how Bored Ape Yacht Club built one of th…
Gaming is eating the worlds of movies / TV, music, fitness, fashion, e-commerce, healthcare, employment, and more. In this post, we'll dive into exampl…
Roblox is a company that sits at the intersection of gaming and the creator economy. Naturally, I had to do a deep dive. Let's explore how Roblox works…
To find the answer, I interviewed Jon Lai, an 16z partner focused on gaming and social. Jon shares my belief that the best apps today are games in disg…
"Social media” actually refers to two very different types of apps: Social: “I want to connect with others.” Media: “I want to be entertained.” An app …
I interviewed Mark Tan, who built a product community of 100,000+ members with his team from scratch. Learn how Mark did it in this interview.
Here’s what I believe in: The customer is the most important person on your team and you should build a community to help you build better products. Le…
Is growing an online community similar to growing a product? To find the answer, I interviewed Jen Lee on how to build a community from scratch and how…