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I’ve written 550+ essays which have been featured and quoted in The New York Times, Fortune, Wired, and WSJ. The topics range from mobile product design to fundraising to “growth hacking.”

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– Wired Magazine

Andrew is one of the smartest geeks in Silicon Valley, and a brilliant and comprehensive virtuoso on a broad array of tech and non-tech topics including internet advertising, viral marketing, web analytics, social networks, online games, and all kinds of web glitter. He is a veritable Glenn Gould of startup blogging, and every chance i get i rip off his ideas and try to pass them off as my own. Respect.

– Dave McClure, 500 Startups, Paypal

I go to Andrew to learn more about the latest methods for building and retaining web audiences.  There’s no one who knows more about it.

– Mitchell Kapor, Kapor Capital, Lotus Development


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