As an avid Twitter user I have been worried to see it struggle to conform to the expectations of its investors and shareholders. In this Quartz article I set out the case for why those expectations are not only shortsighted but actually dangerous. Twitter is about much more than making a quick advertising buck, and if we – its community – don’t scramble to safeguard it, we could lose it.
Commercial pressure on Twitter may cause its community to lose what has become a vital service Click To Tweet
Twitter is failing as a public company, but there are other ways to keep this bird aloft https://t.co/AtfvWoCorM
— Quartz (@qz) December 21, 2016
Also published on Medium.