Ev Williams’s Grand Plans To Fix The Internet Aren’t Enough


The “Good Intentions Paving Company” may be a wonderful song written by Joanna Newsom, but it could also be considered Ev Williams’s entire public relations strategy. The tech billionaire behind such big hits as Blogger and Twitter has nothing but good intentions whenever he talks about Medium–an almost six-year-old publishing technology company that has raised $132 million and that Williams still talks about as if it’s a pet project in stealth mode.