Supporting American technology companies is one of the most patriotic things you can do - the technology industry is the reason our country has such a high-standard of living and why we can afford to spread the democracy virus around the globe.
I only take causes or write about things that I am passionate about, and I do it with a certain flair and a sort of wink and a nod.
I think you need to have a very strong angel community that is committed to mentoring up-and-coming entrepreneurs.
TechCrunch is the publication of record, but they're so bad and uninformed. It's insult after insult. When I play poker with other VC's, we all laugh at TechCrunch.
I syndicate my Twitter activity to Facebook, but I get very little traffic from it.
YouTube has made a lot of changes to support time on site - a statistic they care about. But subscriber support is lacking.