Created Briefs: November 5, 2021
Pinterest Home Shopping Network? Pinterest is launching a shopping live series on Nov. 8 called Pinterest TV. The company will air a special every weekday at 6pm ET on its mobile apps featuring a select creator. Each episode will cover fashion, beauty, home, food and more. On Fridays, Pinterest will
Created Economy 20: Interview with Joe Hyrkin of Issuu
This week we had a great conversation with Joe Hyrkin, CEO of Issuu. Issuu helps content marketers leverage their meaningful content assets in new and interesting ways to drive business results. Naturally, this has a lot to offer creators and the creator economy at large.
Created Briefs - October 8, 2021
Instagram Consolidating Most Videos into New Tab Instagram is consolidating all its video efforts into a new tab called “Instagram Video” where you’ll find Instagram videos and longer-form movies. Reels will remain untouched and won’t be blended in with Instagram Video’s feed. “With today’s update, users
Created Economy 18: Interview with Ash Rust of Sterling Road VC
This week we spent an hour with Ash Rust from Sterling Road. Ash is a founder, investor, and creator providing a unique blend of experience with a keen eye towards the challenges of both SMBs and founders alike. Ash has invested in Creator Economy startups like Pico, amongst many others.
Created Briefs - September 10, 2021
This Week's Creator Economy News Report: More People Watch Videos on TikTok Than On YouTube According to app monitoring firm App Annie, the average time per U.S. user for TikTok is higher than on YouTube. However, YouTube is still the number one app for overall time spent in general.
Created Briefs - September 3, 2021
This Week's Creator Economy News Gumroad Reduces Fees So Creators Can Get More From Products and Memberships Gumroad is streamlining its fees by eliminating its “free” and paid “pro” tier. Everyone using the online store platform starts out the same without worrying about overcommitting or paying extra. However, the remaining
Created Economy 14: Steven Sunmonu / Black Creators Crew
Deep Dive A conversation with Steven Sunmonu, co-founder of the Black Creator Crew. We explored a number of topics including what the crew's mission is, how it's helping today, and how others can get involved. Hosts * Gregarious Narain (@gregarious [https://twitter.com/gregarious]) * Ken Yeung (@thekenyeung [https://twitter.com/thekenyeung]