Serena Williams’ Husband Alexis Ohanian Gets Real as His $10 Billion Worth Reddit Loses Popularity Battle With TikTok – ‘Ascendant Search Tool for Gen Z’

Published 11/24/2022, 8:50 AM EST
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – JANUARY 17: Alexis Ohanian, husband of Serena Williams watches on from the stands during her second round match against Eugene Bouchard of Canada during day four of the 2019 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 17, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Alexis Ohanian, the 23 times Grand Slam champion Serena Williams’ husband, is a fun-loving person. He usually takes part in debates on light-hearted matters. However, at the same time, he has eyes on other rather serious topics as well. From time to time, he shares his opinion on things that are currently changing the world or have the potential to do so in the future. 

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He recently stumbled upon a discussion regarding how Google earns potential rivals every day. With technology, many social media platforms are starting to cover more than one domain. That in turn might slowly club Google’s market. Here’s what he had to pitch in.

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Alexis Ohanian shares his opinion

 When Ohanian discovered that people believed Reddit will be the biggest threat to Google in the coming generation, he shared his theory. “Sadly, I think this was most true 5 years ago.”

“Now, TikTok is the ascendant Search tool for Gen Z (I wouldn’t expect Naval to spend much time on TikTok),” he wrote. Thereafter, the co-founder of Reddit detailed, “if you’re thinking about the next 10 years, it’s likely to be a lot of this kind of short-form-video-search.”

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As a response to his statement, one wrote, “Agree. The idea of ‘search’ is giving way to ‘answers’- whatever platform gets u to the optimal answer fastest wins.” Whereas another fan pointed out, “I kind of disagree, Reddit is making a comeback like you wouldn’t believe.” What are your thoughts about the same?

What is Ohanian up to these days?

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The 39-year-old runs an investment firm under the name Seven Seven Six. He believes in helping those companies that are majorly technology driven and futuristic.

PARIS, FRANCE June 4. Alexis Ohanian, husband of Serena Williams of the United States reacts in the stands during her match against Danielle Collins of the United States on Court Philippe-Chatrier during the third round of the singles competition at the 2021 French Open Tennis Tournament at Roland Garros on June. 4th 2021 in Paris, France. (Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images)

Ohanian currently has a total of 113 companies under his wings and his latest investment was in Tiger Woods’ TMRW Sports. Further, other than shouldering the responsibility of his business flawlessly, he also attends to his five-year-old’s needs with utmost priority.

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Watch this story: Serena Williams’ husband Alexis Ohanian makes artistic pancakes for daughter Olympia

Ohanian has become Olympia’s best friend. He takes active participation in her activities. For example, a few days ago the father-daughter duo tried their hand at stone painting.

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Mahima Verma

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Mahima Verma is a Tennis writer for EssentiallySports. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Hotel Management from IHM Mumbai. A sports enthusiast, particularly Tennis since her childhood, Mahima believes that she is fortunate enough to witness the legends like Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Serena Williams play.

Edited By: Hitesh Nigam

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