A Woman’s Place is in the House, the Senate and on the Internet!

Here is an excerpt from a wonderful blog post ‘Why Women Rule the Internet’ by Aileen Lee.

“It feels like we’re in a Golden Age of the web, led by consumer internet services and e-commerce.  Just consider these stats: Facebook—over 600 million users.  Twitter—25 billion tweets last year. Tumblr—1 billion page views a week.  Zynga—100 million users on Cityville in just 6 weeks.  We’re witnessing a generation of consumer web companies growing at an unprecedented rate in terms of both user adoption and revenue. But here’s a little secret that’s gone unnoticed by most.  It’s women.”

Please go to this link to continue reading her post. There are extraordinary statistics and very insightful comments about ‘why women rule the Internet’. Here is some additional information about author, Aileen Lee, from whose post the excerpt was taken.

Why Women Rule the Internet
Editor’s note:  This guest post is written by Aileen Lee, Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.  Aileen focuses on investing in early stage consumer internet ventures and previously  worked at Gap, Odwalla, The Northface and Morgan Stanley.  She was also founding CEO of KP-backed RMG Networks.  Full disclosure: some of the companies mentioned below are KP-backed companies.  You can read more about Aileen at KPCB.com and follow her on twitter at @aileenlee.

Sincerely,
Alison Gilbert, Marketing Bytes Maven,
Connecting B2B and B2C locally and globally Inbound Boomer, Mascot for Marketing Bytes, teaching baby boomers Inbound Marketing

About Alison Gilbert, Digital Age Storyteller, Analog and Digital Ages Ambassador, Marketing Bytes Maven

I am an entrepreneur, writer, artist, health food cook, advocate, inventor, designer, voice actor, and currently the owner of MARKETING BYTES (Alison*s Art, Inc. dba Marketing Bytes). I have been creating, promoting and marketing identities for my own ventures and other businesses in many industries for almost three decades. In embracing the latest online marketing technology, I have become an Ambassador between the Analog and Digital Ages as well as the Digital Age Storyteller. My company, Marketing Bytes uses the latest technology, known as 'Inbound Marketing', (online marketing), social media, websites, blogs, content management, etc. with the best of traditional communication, advertising, graphic design, branding, illustration, photography and video to connect businesses with consumers at both the local level and globally. The mission of Marketing Bytes is to preserve and promote business as an ethical responsible and creative means of achieving personal financial freedom, supporting the economy and bettering the world. The goal of Marketing Bytes is to educate business in making the transition from old to new media. With assistance from mascot, Inbound Boomer and family member, Digital Age Granny, this process is made as enjoyable as possible. Marketing Bytes also educates and assists consumers in utilizing the latest technology to find what they want and realize their purchasing dreams. View all posts by Alison Gilbert, Digital Age Storyteller, Analog and Digital Ages Ambassador, Marketing Bytes Maven

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