Web3 marketing, emerging technology, and timeless advice for founders :: with Gordon Meyer
In this episode of Ventures, my guest Gordon Meyer (https://twitter.com/gordonmeyerjr) and I talk about marketing, community building, and the effect that emerging technologies like Web3 will have on the future of growing startups. We talk about the aspects of Web3 that Gordon is most excited about, power shifts and disintermediation, the attention economy, and advice for entrepreneurs starting from the ground up.
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1:50 - What is exciting about emerging technology? (Also background/introduction to Gordon)
4:47 - More about the Web3 revolution
11:15 - Power shifts - power to the people - different types of artists.
12:10 - Attention economy - how does Gordon process the attention economy and value creation (from the perspective of entrepreneurs).
18:04 - What’s Gordon’s advice for someone to build a following if they don’t have a network? (Build a community or find a community)
22:16 - How does Web3 change the game from a marketing and community building perspective?
25:20 - What is Gordon excited about in the near-term future here?