Total Equity Funding
$21.22M in 3 Rounds from 16 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$18.3M Series A on May 20, 2015
San Francisco, California
Algolia provides a hosted search API that allows websites and mobile applications to increase user engagement and conversions.
Search Engine, E-Commerce, SaaS, Cloud Computing, Software, Big Data, Enterprise Software

Company Details


Algolia is a hosted search platform with unique differentiators for all important aspects of search.

๐—จ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—˜๐˜…๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐—ฒ: Accessing the right piece of content on websites and apps has never been this fast and intuitive. Algolia is designed from the ground up for speed and to solve the pain of relevance tuning.

๐——๐—ฒ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ผ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—˜๐˜…๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐—ฒ: Algolia is an API-centric company with comprehensive documentation and support provided by software engineers. We love to work with developers to push the search experience out of its traditional limits.

๐—œ๐—ป๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฟ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ: With 36 data centers in 15 regions, Algolia serves billions of queries weekly in under 50 ms for more than 1500 customers, including many Fortune 500 companies. Algolia is highly scalable and reliable, with a 99.99% SLA and both server and provider redundancy.

Funding Rounds (3) - $21.22M

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
May, 2015$18.3M / Series Aโ€”9
Jun, 2014$1.3M / Seedโ€”5
Oct, 2013โ‚ฌ1.2M / Seedโ€”โ€”5

Current Team (13)


Board Members and Advisors (3)


Competitors (7)

  • Prevention Pharmaceuticals is a consumer health marketing frim focused on non-prescription dietary supplements and nutraceutical products.
  • Constructor.io provides search services like Autocomplete as SAAS to help businesses improve revenue, performance, and UI
  • Denote is a smart, fully managed and customizable search solution for websites and applications.
  • IndexTank is a real-time, hosted search engine that enables developers to build search-based applications efficiently.
  • Qbox provides Elasticsearch as a service for data exploration and analytics use cases. ย Running data infrastructure at scale is hard.
  • Searchify is an online tool that allows developers to add the search function to their websites or applications.
  • Swiftype, a Y Combinator-backed startup, builds fast & customizable search software for websites & apps that can be deployed in minutes.

Customers (8)

  • Periscope offers real-time video feeds, enabling individuals to see the world through another person's eyes.
  • The best new products, every day.
  • DigitalOcean is simplifying the cloud by providing an infrastructure experience that developers love.
  • Crunchbase is the leading platform to discover innovative companies and the people behind them.
  • Vevo is an all-premium music video and entertainment platform.
  • Birchbox is a discovery commerce platform offering a personalized method for discovering, learning and shopping for products in the market.
  • Medium is a social publishing network that connects ideas and perspectives on topics that matter.
  • Grain is a social app that helps you find and make investments in the stock market

Offices/Locations (2)

  • French Office

    88 Rue de Rivoli

    Paris, Ile-de-France 75004


  • US Office

    589 Howard Street

    San Francisco, California 94105

    United States

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