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Small Empires videos by The Verge


The Verge has been releasing a video series called “Small Empires” on Youtube the last couple of weeks. In it Alexis Ohanian, one of the Reddit founders, visits a couple of startups in New York that have all built their own little empire. It’s not completely focused on Bootstrapping (so far I believe 2 out of 4), but also not promoting / idealising the idea of outside money. It actually takes quite a nice personal approach and I really did enjoy watching them. Hopefully it’s inspirational for others too :smile:

Below is the latest episode. Youtube should help you find the rest.


Ah cool, thanks for posting this up. It’s an interesting idea.