What Twitter's Evan Williams is up to now

11/12/2013 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Now that Evan Williams has become a billionaire from his involvement in the short-form, rapid-fire platform that is Twitter, he is looking to breathe life into the art of long-form writing. His startup, called Medium, is a blogging platform that uses algorithms to help readers zero in on interesting content. "We want to create the potential for great things to be created and found," said Williams, who is backing the project along with fellow Twitter alumni Biz Stone and Jason Goldman.

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