Eli Pariser

Eli Pariser (born December 17, 1980) is the chief executive of Upworthy, a website for "meaningful" viral content. He is a left-wing political and internet activist, the board president of MoveOn.org and a co-founder of Avaaz.org.
Posts about Eli Pariser
  • Facing credibility gap, Upworthy poaches from The New York Times

    …. We want to know that Upworthy is a trustworthy news outlet.” Upworthy does not consider itself a news outlet, however. It has long maintained that it’s A/B testing tactics are secondary to its mission of getting people to share meaningful content about social issues. “The most special thing about us has never been the shareability of our posts…

    Ricardo Bilton/ Digiday- 10 readers -
  • 5 Books From 2014 That I’ve Read More Than Once

    …. I’ve never done that before. In Smartcuts, Shane analyzes the path to success for several successful people spanning across all different industries, from Jimmy Fallon and his shortcut to The Tonight Show, to Eli Pariser and Peter Koechley of Upworthy who grew their site to 30 million monthly visitors to become the fastest growing media company…

    Pat Flynn/ The Smart Passive Income Blog- 24 readers -
Get the top posts daily into your mailbox!
More from around the web