Glasp Community Meetup

Thank you for joining! We have a community meetup on the second Friday every month! This is a brief note about what we talked about in the community meetup.

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2/16/2024

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What we talked about (brief notes)

  • Reading list on Glasp profile page.
    • Like Linktree.
  • Product roadmap
    • Why don't Glasp have the product roadmap?
    • It's one of the ways to engage/communicate with users.

1/12/2024

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  • Pizza problem.
    • Is pizza the best food in the world? At least, it's the universal food that people can eat everywhere in the world.
    • If aliens come to the Earth, what food will we give them as a representative food?
    • Pastas in the US are made of foreign ingredients. It's called "foreign noodle"? Carlos experienced it when he was in Shanghai.
  • CES 2024
  • Japanese stationary.
    • Recommended notebook: TOMOE RIVER NOTEBOOKS
    • Carlos uses iA Writer, a notebook.
    • Carlos uses LAMY, a pen made in Germany.
  • Carlos's portfolio.
  • Amazon program
    • Carlos's Amazon profile.
    • How to follow other people on Amazon?
    • He gets free stuff from makers sometime and writer a review about it after using it for a while.
    • Kei joined the Amazon program around half a year ago, but he hasn't been receiving any free stuff. Is that because he writes reviews about books only?

12/15/2023

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What we talked about (brief notes)

  • Tim is in Dubai.
    • Fireworks
  • Highlighting books.
  • What’s doing the next?
  • YouTube Transcript

11/10/2023

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What we talked about (brief notes)

  • CustomGPT
    • Sisyphus
  • Toronto - law
  • Esha - Germany
    • Beer
    • German
  • Marketing - keyword research
  • Book review
Amazon.com: Monotone Masquerade: A psychological family drama set in north Wales eBook : Veck, George : Kindle Store
Amazon.com: Monotone Masquerade: A psychological family drama set in north Wales eBook : Veck, George : Kindle Store

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  • Journaling
    • Kazuki: 10 years
    • Esha: 3 years
    • Digital journaling
    • What if after we pass away?
    • Will we publish it as a book?
    • Tools:
  • Anna
    • Facebook ads
    • Kiev
    • Went see a doctor
    • Talk about marketing

10/13/2023

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What we talked about (brief notes)

  • Thank you for insightful, useful, and deep feedback 🙇‍♂️
  • Carlos shared feedback on iOS tablet.
    • We should update a flow to highlight content on tablet.
  • Atomic Graph
    • Discovery of content is promising.
      • If discovery is good, he’s going to engage more in the app.
    • Keyword, profile, who
    • Content
      • Source of content
      • Actual content
    • He wants to use Atomic graph to see who he should pay attention to.
      • Profile, top content, etc.
  • UX/UI problem
    • He wants to see himself, his identity, etc based on Glasp, Atomic Graph.
    • If he can learn from others, give him a way to do it.
    • Discovery is the key to the eco-system.
    • Re-discovery of content.
    • Personality insights
    • All the features are in cyro.
  • Problem that Glasp solves
    • Quality of content - find
    • Source of information
    • Carlos shares Glasp on his Substack article so that readers can track the source.
  • Solutions
    • Pro Glasper, pro curator, a guy to go
    • For Glasp to grow, Glasp needs a path to grow.
      • Consumer → Curator → Creator
  • Personality test
    • It’s a hackathon project
    • Marketing project
  • Hatch
    • If it’s done elegantly, it’s the next breakthrough.

9/8/2023

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What we talked about (brief notes)

  • Thanks for the review!
  • Language
  • Food - Vietnamese
  • The most interesting country you have been to
    • Dubai, Singapore, The Philippines, India
  • Drink
    • Dr. Pepper, Cocktail, Baileys Irish Cream
  • Movie
    • Barbie
  • Android app
    • Save it later
    • Notion
  • Private option
    • Two accounts
    • For highlighting confidential or work-related content
  • Highlight colors
    • Green: Esha - Headline
    • Four colors - it’s comfortable, not too much.

8/11/2023

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7/14/2023

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6/16/2023

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5/12/2023

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  • Glasp’s update:
    • Google io
    • Hatching article
  • Tara
    • Martial arts. Jujutsu.
    • Mindset, discipline, diligence, etc.
    • Tea class.
    • Japanese archery
    • Mindset of Zen.
    • Shu - ha - ri
  • AI - ChatGPT
    • Translation accuracy.
    • We should understand the behind culture and thoughts. AI can do that?
    • Most of issues come from communication.
  • Fictional words / Fiction
    • Monkeys can write the same story of William Shakespeare
    • Infinite randomness & infinite combination
    • Homo sapiens vs. Home neanderthalensis
    • The history of Japanese imperial family
    • People believe story
  • Learning history & linguistic
    • History education in our country
    • European royal family
    • Marries to royal family in different countries
    • House of Windsor

4/14/2023

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What we talked about (brief notes)

  • Glasp will become a writing and publishing platform?
    • Carlos’s newsletter: https://carloscfranco.substack.com/
    • Carlos uses iAwriter: https://ia.net/writer
    • Ron thinks that it’s fascinating if Glasp is going to be a publisher platform.
  • Ron uses Linkedin a lot.
    • It’s an ecosystem.
    • For both sales, business development, interaction, and discovery of content.
    • Glasp is an unique ecosystem that people are doing something without publishing.
  • Substack and Medium are competing each other in terms of # of followers, # of impressions, etc.
    • Glasp is a natural community.
    • People don’t need to compete each other.
    • Use Glasp as their workspace. Publish content on Glasp if they want. And go to Substack or Medium if they want.
  • Do you think you can see people’s characteristics, personality, and minds by looking at their Glasp profile?
    • Carlos thinks so.
    • If he goes to Heidi’s profile page, he can see what her next article.
  • Tagging
    • Ron wants to see who are the people highlighting contents based upon his interests.
    • Glasp can recommend people based on the tag on the Atomic Graph.
    • If he goes to the highlighted article, based on the most used tag, it recognizes the types of the article. And Glasp can recommend people using that tag a lot and frequently.
  • What’s the algorithm of the Home feed?
    • Popular? Time frame?
    • Robert Scoble
    https://twitter.com/Scobleizer
    https://scobleizer.blog/

3/10/2023

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2/10/2023

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1/13/2023

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12/09/2022

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11/11/2022

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10/21/2022

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09/16/2022

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08/13/2022

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  • Highlight color labeling
    Scott’s system
    Yellow: common
    Pink: key points in the article
  • Yellow is subconsciously highlighting color?
  • Note-taking
    He uses Obsidian for note-taking.
    Obsidian - daily notes in the morning, about a company, and books.
  • Importing newsletter like Matter?
  • Partnership with Matter or Instapaper?
  • He uses Liner
    They’re going to socialize more.
    They can highlight YT, podcasts, and audiobooks.
  • Obsidian donation
    He donates to Eleanor.
  • Scott’s background
  • Why did we start Glasp?
  • What do we hope for from having this community meetup?

08/12/2022

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What we talked about (brief notes):

  • Esteban, Jaka, Anwesha, and Carlos use Notion
    Dani Canosa: https://glasp.co/#/f8o2xekf98x5og8d
    Esteban’s friend. A YouTube creator in Spain.
    We updated and added a Readwise button on the sidebar thanks to his suggestion.
    https://twitter.com/_Glasp/status/1553538483439841280
  • Book review
    The author gives a book to readers for free and asks for a review.
    Anwesha’s website: https://felixfelicitatedblog.wordpress.com/
  • Community curation & Web3
    Owning the articles through NFT.
    Mirror: https://mirror.xyz/kazukinakayashiki.eth
  • Highlight color labeling/system
    Kazuki:
    Pink: Important, resonated
    Yellow: Very important, resonated, something sparked in his mind.
    Carlos’s system:
    https://glasp.co/usecase/glasp-and-technical-writer-carlos-franco
    You can show the meaning of color on the profile page.
  • Book organizing
    Readwise
    Kindle highlights & notes export
    From Kindle, Kindle app on mobile.
    If you export from a Kindle device, there is no limit.
    Amazon online reader: read.amazon.com
  • Calendar reading habits
    Something like Gather Town?
    https://www.gather.town/
    Zoom to share screens and discuss
    Glasp would send some articles to read
    Text information is not synchronized
  • Wants read-it-later function on Glasp (Esteban)
    On the profile, bookmark.
    Show status
    Open to conversation
    Opening DM is an option.
  • Anwesha likes the insightful button and atomic graph.
  • Managing knowledge from video.
    YT scribe: https://ytscribe.com/
  • Managing knowledge from audio
    We don’t have a way to organize it yet.
  • Highlighting Twitter
    We don’t have it because we are focusing on long-format content now.

Thank you for joining! We have a community meetup on the second Friday every month! See you next time 🙂

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