Your four points about advertising, authenticity, positive feedback loops and customer service are huge.
LeoFinance wouldn’t exist without focusing on the community first and product second. We built the platform using existing tools - I.e. Steemit’s condenser UI fork - and have continually focused on gaining more engaged community members.
Now, we’re building our product(s) - I.e. the new UI - and having the existing community to back us up is what makes it possible.
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