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How to Launch Your Web Business: Advice from Kate Thorp

Exclusive guidance from an internet entrepreneur

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    In this Direct Access interview, Mediabistro asked Kate to share her thoughts on building a successful internet business. You'll get Kate's personal advice for finding the right funding and tools, and learn about how has become a huge hit on the web.

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Kate Thorp understands the intersection of content and advertising. We ask her to discuss how she founded Real Girls Media Network, the pros and cons of user-generated content, and how to find the right tools and funding to start a web-based business. Kate Thorp is the founder and CEO of Real Girls Media Network. She launched RGM in 2006 with funding from former investors of her prior founding companies including WaldenVC and 3i. In 2007, RGM launched two products: a vibrant community for women called, and the RGM Ad Network. In only two years, became one of the top 200 websites in the world, as ranked by Quantcast.