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Location: 365 Vermont St, Suite C, San Francisco, California 94103, United States United States
Stage: Alpha (prototype)
Short URL: vator.co/seesmic

Seesmic

Startup/business
California, United States United States
http://www.seesmic.com
About
Activities
Video/documents
News
Company description

People share their opinion on any topic in video. There is a social software layer, much like Twitter, to follow the conversation. Loic calls it the "CNN of my friends."

There are 2,000 videos posted per day with only 1,500 people subscribed to the stealth site. 


Team
  • Loic Le Meur
    Loic Le Meur | Team member
    Founder & CEO of video conversation site Seesmic.com, organizer of Europe's largest web conference LeWeb3.com, blogger since 2003, former member of the French President's campaign team on Internet campaigns and proud father of 3 boys.
Business model

Business models:

1) Subscription, like on Flickr

2) Advertising on free version

3) Licensing the Seesmic platform/technology to brands/contents 

4) Mobile

 

 

Competitive advantage
Amazing group of angels that have put $6 million into the company. Those angels include Steve Case, Reid Hoffman, Ron Conway, etc.