Why we stopped sharing our revenue numbers

Should you be an "open startup?"

Jon and Justin talk about:
  • New albums from DJ Shadow and Beck
  • Why we aren't sharing our revenue metrics publicly anymore
  • "Sometimes, you can worry more about your public image, more than actually focusing on the problem in a safe place."
  • Why did Buffer stop sharing their revenue numbers?
  • Three questions we ask:
    • Who is this for?
    • What is it for?
    • How will we evaluate success?
  • New podcast analytics features
  • "The numbers on their own don't really mean anything."

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