Seeking Alpha
  • David Jackson
    "There is a reason $YHOO / Tumblr is not going to work... if you insert ads, Tumblr will no longer be cool." Do you agree?
    6/7/13
    Reply (7)
    • David Jackson: Here's the full article: http://nyti.ms/10ULhYY
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    • Regarded Solutions: Ijust dont know if any of these social media sites have "legs". Sort of like clothing...every season a new look sells better.
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    • The Aristos: I agree. Ads on the dashboard could be the most minimal way but to little effect. And if ads are placed on actual blogs, users will riot.
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    • The Aristos: My exposure to tumblr has been that it is just a blog where folks can share unoriginal photos, video clips, animated gifs and quotes.
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    • The Aristos: In my opinion, the only thing that it offers of value is the follower/followed based networks. Otherwise users could care less about tumblr.
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    • James Sands: Successful advertising models need content with demand. TV is the conventional example of the willingness to endure ads....
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    • James Sands: Google has demand for search, Hulu has demand for streaming, does Tumblr generate enough demand for their content to justify ads?
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