Tumblr's David Karp Apparently Doesn't Consider Profitability a Particularly Important Metric

Tumblr's David Karp Apparently Doesn't Consider Profitability a Particularly Important Metric

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New Man with the plan? (Photo: Twitter/SuccessMag) When you’re as stylish as Tumblr CEO David Karp, who needs to sweat the small stuff? Case in point: his company’s profitability. During an interview at a conference hosted by paidContent, he informed the audience that Tumblr isn’t making money—but it’s “not a metric that is...
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