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Tumblr Still Struggling to Be a Profitable Business
Tumblr

Tumblr Still Struggling to Be a Profitable Business

In a report, founder David Karp says the stakes for proving that Tumblr is a great business are 'as high as they've ever been.'
Jason Fell
Make Your Own Luck and Get Acquired
SXSW

Make Your Own Luck and Get Acquired

You could be the next Whatsapp if you stay organized and prepared with these tips from SXSW.
Jacob Hall
Yahoo Will Pay Tumblr Founder David Karp Up to $81 Million to Stick Around
Growth Strategies

Yahoo Will Pay Tumblr Founder David Karp Up to $81 Million to Stick Around

David Karp will earn about $20 million a year if he stays at Yahoo for the next four years.
Julie Bort
Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms
Growth Strategies

Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms

Yahoo's $1.1 billion acquisition of Tumblr shines a lot on the elusive topic of planning an exit strategy.
Andrea Huspeni
Leadership

Why You Should Get an 'Idea Editor' and 4 More Business Tips From the Week

From grounding yourself with down-to-earth colleagues to marketing to millennials, here's a look at this week's best business advice.
Brian Patrick Eha
3 Leadership Lessons From Tumblr's David Karp
Leadership

3 Leadership Lessons From Tumblr's David Karp

Learn how the 26-year-old founder navigated the challenges of growing the business in the early days.
Jason Fell
In Yahoo Deal, Tumblr Becomes the Next $1 Billion Startup
Starting a Business

In Yahoo Deal, Tumblr Becomes the Next $1 Billion Startup

The blogging platform's 26-year-old founder, David Karp, will stay on as chief executive.
Jason Fell
Tumblr's David Karp on Why NYC Beats Silicon Valley
Technology

Tumblr's David Karp on Why NYC Beats Silicon Valley

The microblogging-site founder dishes about the evolution of Tumblr and why he loves the Big Apple.
Lyneka Little
Lessons Learned: How Tumblr Recovered from a Business Crisis
Starting a Business

Lessons Learned: How Tumblr Recovered from a Business Crisis

David Karp's blog platform has seen hockey-stick growth, and so has his learning curve as entrepreneur. He shares how his company bounced back from the tech tumble that brought down millions of blogs last year.
Teri Evans