Abstract: for a while, ViralNova was a "one man" company operated by DeLong and two freelancers. They work together to scale the size of the company to Buzzfeed and size, there are 100 million readers a month, the most surprising thing is that the company never outside financing.
DeLong graduated from Kent State University, and soon founded its first website, began his extraordinary career. From the 16 hours of work a day "a" company, now worth billions of dollars of directors, DeLong in the entrepreneurial journey never stop, continuous exploration and breakthrough. The following article tells us about DeLong’s entrepreneurial experience over the years.
ViralNova is a Buzzfeed like media start-up company, operated by Scott DeLong, has been the digital media company Zealot Networks plans to $100 million in cash and stock acquisitions. DeLong and his website have a very interesting story behind it.
for a while, ViralNova was a "one man" company operated by DeLong and two freelancers. They work together to scale the size of the company to Buzzfeed and the size of the monthly 100 million readers, the most surprising is that the company not only has no full-time employees, but also do not finance from the outside world.
DeLong in 2013 in the creation of this site, each page are some Google advertising. Within a short span of 8 months, his website has a monthly income of over $six, with annual revenues of up to several million dollars.
ViralNova often uses the well-known story and catchy title, then these stories often appear in Facebook. For example:
he looks like an ordinary chandelier, but when you stand up and look up: I le
, this guy’s crazy ideas are starting to get his wife down. But trust me, you’ll never be disappointed.
this is just one example of Facebook’s growing entrepreneurial media. EliteDaily, Mic, Upworthy and Distractify were created at the same time, with the help of the website article widely read and forwarded on the Facebook, each month to millions of readers.
although in the past year, Facebook closed the virus site, at the same time, but also reduces the volume of data for the media news media. These changes will undoubtedly destroy some of ViralNova’s competitors, but also make the cause of DeLong hit hard. In 2014, he left a message on Twitter: Facebook>