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So What Do You Do, David Karp, Founder of Tumblr?
The 22-year-old discusses what motivates him, the future of Tumblr, and the narcissism of a generation.

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Social Media Newsfeed: Eric Garner Decision Twitter Reaction| Toyota's #BuckleUpForLife Campaign - Posted December 4, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Zach Braff stops by Tumblr HQ for 'Dashboard Confession' to promote new film - Posted July 3, 2014
Tumblr has a new weapon up it's sleeve to attract major TV talent who are looking to promote themselves and their work on social media. "Dashboard Confessions" is a new "fan mail Q&A series where artists take over users' Dashboar... [Lost Remote]

'Media Person of The Year' Finalists Unveiled - Posted December 2, 2013
It's almost the end of the year, and you know what that means: Lots of "best of/worst of" lists and many, many awards. One honor that typically grabs the attention of the media centric is I Want Media's annual Media Person of T... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'Media Person of The Year' Finalists Unveiled - Posted December 2, 2013
It's almost the end of the year, and you know what that means: Lots of "best of/worst of" lists and many, many awards. One honor that typically grabs the attention of the media centric is I Want Media's annual Media Person of T... [FishbowlNY]

Forbes Pegs Shane Smith's Net Worth at $400 Million - Posted September 18, 2013
And assuming Jeff Bercovici's calculations are correct, that puts the VICE co-founder way ahead of Tumblr wunderkind David Karp. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Forbes Pegs Shane Smith's Net Worth at $400 Million - Posted September 18, 2013
And assuming Jeff Bercovici's calculations are correct, that puts the VICE co-founder way ahead of Tumblr wunderkind David Karp. ... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Zuck on 'Moving Fast' | Yahoo Growing - Posted September 12, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Karp, on Colbert, More Supportive of Porn Than User Privacy From NSA - Posted July 17, 2013
Last night, Tumblr founder David Karp appeared on The Colbert Report. Asked about pornography on Tumblr and the NSA's surveillance dragnet, Karp argued much more assertively for the rights of porn producers than ... [SocialTimes.com]

New York's Tech Scene Mints Its First Billionaire - Posted June 28, 2013
The New York tech scene, dubbed Silicon Alley, has gotten a lot of PR of late, with hot companies like MakerBot, Tumblr, Etsy and Foursquare and the ... [SocialTimes.com]

Stilly Hopes to Be Vine for Tumblr - Posted May 31, 2013
Today, Versagram released its second app, Stilly, which lets users record animated GIF and post it to Tumblr or send it by SMS or iMessage. To create the animated GIF, users simply record it on the phone.... [SocialTimes.com]

New York Times Puts Tumblr Dashboard in Print - Posted May 21, 2013
Yahoo! buying Tumblr is a big deal, so The New York Times went all out with its coverage today. There's a piece about Yahoo! ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Times Puts Tumblr Dashboard in Print - Posted May 21, 2013
Yahoo! buying Tumblr is a big deal, so The New York Times went all out with its coverage today. There's a piece about Yahoo! ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: DOJ Targeted Fox News | Voice Writers Quit | Karp Nets $250 Million - Posted May 21, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: DOJ Targeted Fox News | Voice Writers Quit | Karp Nets $250 Million - Posted May 21, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Oklahoma Tornado Captured on Social Media | It's Official: Yahoo Buys Tumblr - Posted May 21, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Morning Media Newsfeed: DOJ Targeted Fox News | Voice Writers Quit | Karp Nets $250 Million - Posted May 21, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlLA]

Yahoo to Buy Tumblr for $1.1 Billion, Promises 'Not to Screw it Up" - Posted May 20, 2013
Yahoo has agreed to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion. Yahoo said in a press release that they "promise not to screw it up," explaining that Tumblr will be operated as an independent business and that David Karp, th... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Report: Yahoo Will Announce Acquisition of Tumblr Tomorrow - Posted May 19, 2013
Yahoo's board met today and agreed to acquire Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash, according to AllThingsD. The company was quickly targeted by incoming CEO Marissa Mayer as a larger acquisition target, acco... [Lost Remote]

Could Facebook Beat Yahoo And Purchase Tumblr? - Posted May 17, 2013
Myriad reports have said that Facebook has a problem with teen users eschewing the site for social networks such as Tumblr. A few sources have reported Friday that Yahoo ma... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Boston Explosions Confusion | Twitter Keyword Ads - Posted April 18, 2013
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email.   An Arrest in ... [SocialTimes.com]

Tumblr Shutters Storyboard, The Site's Editorial Experiment - Posted April 11, 2013
Tumblr has shut down Storyboard, the blogging company's experimental editorial effort, that launched last year. Tumblr founder and CEO David Karp wrote on ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Inside Tumblr's Efforts to Make the Site More Reliable - Posted April 3, 2013
Last week, Tumblr hit a major milestone: The platform now hosts more than 100 million blogs and sees more than 150 million unique visitors a month. Yet, Tumblr is still something of an e... [SocialTimes.com]

Tumblr Founder David Karp Slams Facebook's 'Vanilla' Design - Posted March 11, 2013
Tumblr founder and CEO David Karp described Tumblr as a return to the early Web, in which every user could express his or her own style, crticizing the uniformity of current social networks in a talk Sunday at South by Southwest. "The Web started as a place that was ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook CTO Leaving | Tumblr to Release iOS App | Social Media and Athletes - Posted June 18, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Tumblr CEO David Karp: 'The State of Digital Advertising Is Uninspiring' [Video] - Posted May 21, 2012
"I've definitely been hard on digital advertising," admitted David Karp. In a fireside chat at the TechCruch Disrupt in New York City on Monday, the founder and CEO of the micro-blogging site Tumblr lamented that "the state of digital advertising is uninspiring." His solution? "Telling stories that resonate with people to... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook IPO Nears | Tumblr Offers Advertising | Social Game Connecting Georgia Communities - Posted May 3, 2012
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Tumblr CEO David Karp's Farewell Blog to President John Maloney - Posted April 30, 2012
Today Tumblr CEO David Karp bid farewell to his friend and mentor John Maloney, who is leaving Tumblr after serving as the company's president since September 2008. In a blog post this morning, Karp described how he met the UrbanBaby founder in New York City and how he's ... [SocialTimes.com]

Zuckerberg's Solo Instagram Deal | Spotify's Coca-Cola Partnership | Tumblr's New Ads - Posted April 19, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Hey Journalists: Tumblr is Looking for You - Posted January 6, 2012
Gawker recently posted the headline, "Tumblr Is Launching Its Own Journalism Operation." Our immediate thoughts: Wow, really? That would be awesome. Or, wait, would it? Maybe not. Could be. Hmm, why would the platform want to do... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Hey Journalists: Tumblr is Looking for You - Posted January 6, 2012
Gawker recently posted the headline, "Tumblr Is Launching Its Own Journalism Operation." Our immediate thoughts: Wow, really? That would be awesome. Or, wait, would it? Maybe not. Could be. Hmm, why would the platform want to do... [FishbowlNY]

TechStars Incubator Coming to NYC - Posted September 2, 2010
Young startups in the Big Apple are about to get a boost from Colorado-based startup incubator TechStars. New York City will join Boulder, Colo., Seattle, and Boston as the fourth city to play host to the group's mentorship and seed stage investment program. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

TechStars Incubator Coming to NYC - Posted September 2, 2010
Young startups in the Big Apple are about to get a boost from Colorado-based startup incubator TechStars. New York City will join Boulder, Colo., Seattle, and Boston as the fourth city to play host to the group's mentorship and seed stage investment program. ... [FishbowlNY]

Rick Sanchez Gets His Social Media Rock On - Posted January 29, 2010
CNN anchor Rick Sanchez, who got his own CNN show based on his prolific use of social media, is going Hollywood. Sanchez has been asked to moderate a panel at the Recording Academy's Social Me... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Did Tumblr Hire LaunchSquad? - Posted July 31, 2009
Business Insider's Dan Frommer thinks that popular micro-blogging service Tumblr has lost some of it's innocence by hiring a PR firm. Frommer was pitched by LaunchSquad to set up a meeting with Tu... [PRNewser]

Cannonball Run Generation 2.0 - Posted August 20, 2008
The spirit of Cannonball Run lives on! Via CNet's Caroline McCarthy comes word (and video) of last week's Rental Car Rally from New York to Montreal. The rule? No speeding. Also, it appears people had to dress up. Perhaps not surprisingly the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Cannonball Run Generation 2.0 - Posted August 20, 2008
The spirit of Cannonball Run lives on! Via CNet's Caroline McCarthy comes word (and video) of last week's Rental Car Rally from New York to Montreal. The rule? No speeding. Also, it appears people had to dress up. Perhaps not surprisingly the ... [FishbowlNY]

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