Episode two of our podcast features British entrepreneur Benjamin Cohen, the founder and CEO of Pink News. Pink News was founded by Benjamin when he was only 23. It was a side-hustle to his main job as an on-screen news correspondent on UK’s Channel 4 News.
One of the world's most high profile Venture Captial funds has announced a new $4.5BILLION Web3 investment fund, right as the bottom drops out of the NFT market 😫 Whilst emotional wrecks like me cower in the corner, those cray-cray finance guys are busy investing like gladiators ⚔️
It’s been quite the month for NFTs, Crypto and Web3 in general. Valuations have been dropping like flies, and many crypto enthusiasts have lost their life savings 😓 But instead of walking away from the current dumpster 🔥 of Web3, I’ve decided to double down with this Content3 weekly newsletter 🏋️
Back in 2012, our YouTube video of a guy swimming with his pet polar bear had featured (very briefly) in Google’s Year in Search zeitgeist video. It was a huge deal for our tiny company. And because the video was getting watched a lot, we started getting monthly cheques from YouTube.
And although we are still in the wild west phase of Web3's evolution, best practice is emerging from these early pioneers, as well as from early expeditions across the broader NFT space. So how are these entrepreneurs ensuring they build projects for success, and avoid the potential pitfalls?