I should add that I mainly consume dev.to through twitter, so I could have a completely skewed view of its social features.
I think you're pretty on point. I think there is nuanced ways I could counter a bit of what you said, but I don't think that's necessary. Our outlook is that we're building something useful regardless of how you consume it and a business that can either grow big or stay small-to-medium and have each path be perfectly fine.
Of course, thanks for being a continued reader of the great stuff the community is producing Dustin.
Sorry if that was too negative. To be fair, nobody knew Facebook was going to be the MySpace-killer.
We're a place where coders share, stay up-to-date and grow their careers.
We strive for transparency and don't collect excess data.