Imgur's Fight to Keep the Social Internet Authentic

Mar 10, 2017 | 11:00am – 12:00pm CT
Imgur's Fight to Keep the Social Internet Authentic


Alan Schaaf


Sarah Schaaf


Imgur's brother-sister leadership team are at an inflection point. In just a few years, Imgur skyrocketed to millions of users and became one of the most-trafficked sites in the world. Now, Imgur is on a mission to democratize entertainment by giving people the power to surface the world’s most entertaining content. In this session with Inc., hear how Imgur is building a new type of entertainment destination by breaking people outside of their expected feeds and friends' lists, and into a world of authentic, serendipitous content and community.

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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Event Type: Session