Overview

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Status
Acquired by on July 12, 2012
Total Equity Funding
$49M in 6 Rounds from 12 Investors
Description:
Digg Inc. operates a website that enables its users to find, read, and share the most interesting and talked about stories on the internet.
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Internet, Social Media, Developer Tools, Social Network
Website:
http://www.digg.com
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Company Details

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Digg Inc. operates a website that enables its users to find, read, and share the most interesting and talked about stories on the internet. It is an editorially driven front page, aiming to select stories related to science, politics, and viral internet issues.

It also enables users to find stories on their iOS or Android devices through its mobile apps; and delivers stories via daily emails.

Digg Inc. was founded in 2004 and is based in San Francisco, California. Currently, it operates as a subsidiary of News.me, Inc.

Funding Rounds (6) - $49M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Sep, 2016undisclosed amount / Series C1
Nov, 2015$4M / Convertible Note1
Jul, 2011$5M / Convertible Note0
Sep, 2008$28.7M / Series C4
Dec, 2006$8.5M / Series B2
Oct, 2005$2.8M / Series A8

Acquisitions (1)

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DateAcquiredAmount
Oct 15, 2009Unknown

Current Team (2)

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Products (3)

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  • Digg delivers the most interesting and talked about stories on the Internet right now. The Internet is full of great stories, and Digg
  • Digg Reader is a simple but powerful RSS and feed reader for web, Android, and iPhone.
  • A section of Digg solely dedicated to collecting and promoting the best and most interesting video content on the Internet.

Competitors (29)

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  • Buzznewzz.com was created to give You an easy and quick way to spread your buzz!
  • EIOBA is an article publishing site with a very similar layout and features to that of a social voting website like Digg, the main
  • eVIPlist is Digg for African-Americans. eVIPlist is a user driven social content media website. Everything on eVIPlist.com is
  • fav.or.it is a UK-based startup developing novel reading and interactive interfaces for readers and publishers of blogs.
  • iOS and Android Apps that recommend interesting content everyday based on your interests and friends
  • Social Bookmarking and Recommendation
  • LinkSpank is a content sharing site similar to Digg and Reddit. If you find a website that you enjoy, you can spank it and share it with
  • Mixx is a user-driven social media site allowing users to submit or find content by peers based on interest and location.

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