- Acquired by Automattic on September 23, 2008
- Total Equity Funding
- $515k in 2 Rounds from 3 Investors
- Boulder, Colorado
- Intense Debate allows blog owners to track and moderate comments from one place using threading, comment analytics, and aggregation.
- Isaac Keyet, Jon Fox
- Blogging Platforms, Reputation, Finance, FinTech
Intense Debate is a blog commenting system that supports Typepad, Blogger and Wordpress blogs. The system allows blog owners to track and moderate comments from one place with features like threading, comment analytics, user reputation and comment aggregation.
Intense Debate offers blog readers a powerful networking system to establish reputations, link their profiles, make friends and syndicate their comments. It will create a "mini-blogging platform" that will hold commenters responsible for their comments across various blogs. I'm sure the service will help jumpstart a couple superstar commenter careers.
Funding Rounds (2) - $515kUpdate
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