Category Archives: Twitter

How Is Twitter Keeping Its Individual Users?

Click here to watch the TV clip Nov. 7 (BloombergTV) –- SoftTech VC Founder Jeff Clavier and Social Internet Fund  Founder Lou Kerner discuss Twitter timeline views and engagement. They speak on “Bloomberg West.”

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Twitter IPO is Wall Street hit but challenges lie ahead

Sky News Australia, Saturday Nov. 9th Full text here “Kudos to Twitter for orchestrating a highly successful IPO,” said Lou Kerner of the Social Internet Fund. “However, as Facebook showed, an IPO success, or disaster in Facebook’s case, is really … Continue reading

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How Can Twitter Boost its Ad Revenue

Fox Business News TV September 13, 2013 To see full clip click here On ths segment, InvestorPlace Writer Tom Taulli and Social Internet Fund founder Lou Kerner discuss Twitter’s IPO plans and how the company can increase its revenue from … Continue reading

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Twitter to go in for an IPO

MSN Friday Sept. 13th Click here for full story … “Given Twitter’s significant growth, and the market’s love affair with social media, the Twitter IPO is posed to be a home run,” he said in an email.

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Twitter IPO will be hot but with risks

AFP Sep 13, 2013, 10.56PM IST Click here for the full article … “It’s not quite Facebook but it’s certainly the biggest thing since Facebook,” said Lou Kerner, founder of theSocial Internet Fund, referring to the May 2012 IPO of the world’s biggest social network. “Social … Continue reading

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Twitter tries to avoid tech IPO trouble

Alistair Barr, USA TODAY2:17 p.m. EDT September 14, 2013 Click here for full story …. Facebook traded in the private market at $38 to $40 before its IPO and that gave Morgan Stanley and the other underwriting banks confidence that … Continue reading

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Facebook To Beat Twitter To $100 Billion Valuation

Lou Kerner, Founder of Social Internet Fund, discusses social networking sites and their ability to keep users engaged. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg Surveillance.” To see video on BloombergTV click here 

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The Social Internet

While I thoroughly enjoyed my time as a Wall Street analyst, compliance issues hampered my ability to blog on SecondShares.  Now that I’m back angel investing, I look forward to sharing thoughts and analysis on the social and mobile companies … Continue reading

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OBL Death & Royal Wedding Mark High Points for Social Media, Advertisers Take Notice

SOCIAL MEDIA BREAKS THE NEWS; AUDIENCE FLOCKS & ADVERTISERS TAKE NOTICE Last Monday at 10:25 PM EST, Keith Urbahn, a former aide to Donald Rumsfeld, tweeted: Figure 1: The Tweet Read ‘Round The World Source: Twitter From 10:45 PM – … Continue reading

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Social Media: The Crazy Girlfriend

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