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Realtidbits, 11/2013
Storify, 9/2013

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Livefyre

Livefyre helps companies engage consumers through a combination of real-time conversation, social curation and social advertising. With Livefyre, brands can integrate real-time, social content into their websites, mobile apps, advertisements and television broadcasts to increase viewer engagement, boost website traffic and drive revenue. As the fifth largest network online, Livefyre is powering real-time social experiences for over 400 leading brands including American Idol, AOL, Bravo, CBS, Conde Nast, Dow Jones/WSJ, FOX Sports, Mashable, NASCAR, Showtime, Sony Playstation, Sports Illustrated and The New York Times.

Founded in 2009 with offices in San Francisco and New York, Livefyre was named one of the best places to work in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times. For more information, visit www.livefyre.com or follow us on Twitter at @livefyre.

Recent Milestones

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    Livefyre added Catherine H. van Zuylen as VP of Product. (12/4/13)
    Posted 1/10/14 at 4:19pm
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    Livefyre acquired Realtidbits. (11/21/13)
    Posted 11/22/13 at 10:13am via techcrunch.com
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    Livefyre — Livefyre announced today that it has acquired a company called Realtidbits. Realtidbits makes a number of social applications (we covered its real-time forum product, for example), but Livefyre founder and CEO Jordan Kretchmer told me he’s particularly i (11/21/13)
    Posted 11/21/13 at 2:02pm via techcrunch.com
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    Livefyre added Lou Kerner as Investor. (11/1/13)
    Posted 1/18/14 at 10:01am
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    Livefyre added Ramana Rao as CTO. (10/28/13)
    Posted 1/10/14 at 4:19pm
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    Livefyre — Livefyre Expands Into Europe With Opening of London Office (9/18/13)
    Posted 9/30/13 at 5:11pm via yahoo.com
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    Livefyre acquired Storify. (9/9/13)
    Posted 9/9/13 at 10:26am via techcrunch.com
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    Livefyre — Livefyre Featured Among Top Vendors Evaluated in Forrester Wave™: Social Depth Platforms 2013 (7/9/13)
    Posted 7/15/13 at 12:20pm via livefyre.com
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    Livefyre added Scott Sorochak as SVP of Global Sales and Client Services. (4/1/13)
    Posted 1/10/14 at 4:19pm
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    Livefyre — Livefyre Grows Executive Team as it Focuses on New Markets and Expanded Social Product Offerings (2/12/13)
    Posted 2/22/13 at 11:34am via prweb.com
  • Dollar
    Livefyre received $15M in Series C funding. (2/6/13)
    Posted 2/6/13 at 6:47pm via techcrunch.com
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    Livefyre added Kevin Wong as Director of Product Design. (11/1/12)
    Posted 2/6/13 at 12:27pm
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    Livefyre added Ray Ventura as Software Engineer, Dev Manager. (9/15/12)
    Posted 10/9/13 at 9:04pm
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    Livefyre — Launched StreamHub, the world's first Engagement Management System (9/10/12)
    Posted 9/12/12 at 7:36pm via techcrunch.com
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    Livefyre added Meghan Krane as Director of Business Development. (6/18/12)
    Posted 6/20/12 at 9:26pm
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    Livefyre added Natasha Mooney as Director of Product. (5/1/12)
    Posted 8/15/13 at 6:43pm

Videos

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Introducing Livefyre StreamHub

Added: 11/13/12

Screenshots

Livefyre screenshot
Above: Livefyre Comments 3
Uploaded: 7/17/12
Livefyre screenshot
Above: Playstation Social Hub
Uploaded: 1/17/14
Livefyre screenshot
Above: Livefyre Heat Index
Uploaded: 1/17/14

Sources

  1. Commenting Startup Livefyre Acquires Realtidbits For Its Move Into Analytics (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Livefyre Acquires Storify, Says The Social Curation Service Will Still Operate As (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Livefyre raises $800K to break down comment silos (social.venturebeat.com) [edit]
  4. Gigaom (gigaom.com) [edit]
  5. Social Commenting Platform Livefyre Raises $15M To Scale Mobile Experiences, Moderating Features And More (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Livefyre Goes Beyond Comments with StreamHub — Liveblogging, Live Chatting, Social Widgets, And More (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Kristin Hersant Joins Livefyre as VP of Marketing to Strengthen the Company's Enterprise Leadership Position (prweb.com) [edit]
    Livefyre Featured Among Top Vendors Evaluated in Exclusive Industry Analyst Report on Social Platforms (blog.livefyre.com) [edit]
    Livefyre Expands Into Europe With Opening of London Office (finance.yahoo.com) [edit]
    Livefyre Acquires Realtidbits For Its Move Into Analytics (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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