"This app seems to exist for the sole purpose of getting others to download this app."
Ottway Ducard stashed this in funny
No doubt, the team are incredibly hard workers and deserve all of their success.
This comment; however, made me laugh.
It's funny because it's true.
They focused on distribution, and are seen by many people as the assholes that spammed their Facebook friends back when Open Graph let you do that.
Whether it was a smart long term strategy remains to be seen, but that stunt did allow them to raise $4 million in seed.