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TOTAL $12M
FUNDING TOTAL $12M
Venture Round, 10/2012
New Enterprise Associates
Alexis Ohanian
Chris Hughes
$4M
Series A, 9/2013
Spark Capital
Catamount Ventures
Knight Foundation
Klee Irwin
$8M

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Upworthy

Upworthy is social media with a mission: to make important stuff as viral as a video of some idiot surfing off his roof.

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Above: Upworthy
Uploaded: 10/17/12

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  1. With Six Million Uniques, Upworthy Gets $4M From NEA to Find More Virals That Aren’t Cat Videos (allthingsd.com) [edit]
  2. Video Site Upworthy Closes $8M Round, Will Build Revenue Through Sponsored Content (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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