Beyond online advertising into knowledge monetization

Each year, investors sink $2 million in U.S. Internet companies per every million dollars of total online advertising addressable opportunity: How can we make the Web profitable beyond online advertising? The venture capital industry invested more than $125 billion in Internet-related companies between 1995 and 2012, and since just five companies (Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Microsoft and… Read More

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Internet companies and the billion dollar money drain

Over the last ten years, more than $43 billion was invested in 7,200+ Internet-related companies, according to the PWC MoneyTree report. Fifty percent of those companies will disappear within the first three years of operations, and the average venture capital fund will fail to even return back the capital plus management fees as per the… Read More