These are chat archives for Sammykhaleel/RATAFIRE

12th
Apr 2015
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:44
Hey how is it going?
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:46
Implementing Venmo. Colin will help pushing us.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:46
Venmo for whay?
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:47
Venmo is a payment system.
It is free.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:47
Oh yea i know the app
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:47
No transaction fee but credit card fee.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:48
so what happened to paypal
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:48
For people who pay with debit cards it is free.
PayPal we will use as well.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:48
oh ok so we are using two systems
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:49
Yes. And also direct entering of cards.
If we combine Venmo with our new free policy, Ratafire will be truly free to use.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:50
So how we are going to make money?
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:51
That is an advantage for now we can just say to artists on Patreon that haha free to use and much better environment and real art!
We will have a chance to sell things like CDs in the future, or advertisement.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:52
Got it
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:52
Advertisement is a huge revenue driver.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:52
that's cool
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:52
Much much better than transaction fees if done right.
I am talking about advertisement like facebook not the ugly advertisement on other sites.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:53
Oh yeah should organized advertising
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:54
I met an very wise Indian person this week who are trying to tell me what is the culture of science.
That is very interesting for if we need to enter into the scientific research part.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:55
I also met an indian person yesterday and he working in marketing, i told him about ratafire
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:56
What did he think?
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:56
i have his info i'll contact him soon to see if he is interested
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:56
ok.
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:56
How was you weekend?
Fari Liang
@fariliang
Apr 12 2015 20:57
I am in the park observing our park pianist's interactions now.
Do you know he is one of the two pianists in New York who has a young audience?
Sammy khaleel
@Sammykhaleel
Apr 12 2015 20:58
oh nice