Cheezburger is a Seattle-based company that operates a network of social humor websites, including such as I Can Has Cheezburger, FAIL Blog, Know Your Meme, and Memebase. It enables its website visitors to view, create, or remix themes and share their favorite funny pictures.
Cheezburger has published five books: A LOLcat Colleckshun, How to Take Over Teh Wurld, FAIL Nation, GRAPH OUT LOUD, and I HAS A HOTDOG: What Your Dog Is Really Thinking.
Cheezburger was founded by Ben Huh and Eric Nakagawa in September 2007 and is based in Seattle, Washington.
Funding Rounds (5) - $41.74MUpdate
|Clear Fir Partners||Seed||-|
|Foundry Group||Venture (Lead)|
|Madrona Venture Group||Venture|
Board Members and Advisors (3)Update
Funny FAIL Pictures and Videos.
I Can Has Cheezburger? is the first photoblog to feature LOLcats. The site allows users to upload photos of cats and attach quirky,
I Has a Hotdog is the LOLdog (modeled after LOLcats) photoblog.
The Daily What features news, photos, videos, and information related to animals, art, celebrities, sports, technology, politics, and more.
|Jun 6, 2016||The Kernel - Inside the topsy-turvy world of Useless, Unsuccessful, and/or Unpopular Memes|
|Jun 1, 2016||Digiday - How Vice, Buzzfeed, and Cheezburger use data to get a competitive edge|
|May 26, 2016||Alley Watch - How to Make Sure Your Emails Get Read Every Time|
|Apr 24, 2016||Mediagazer - Donald Trump using the libel laws he said he'll obliterate, in his defense against lawsuit filed by Cheri Jacobus|
|Apr 23, 2016||Vator.tv - M&A roundup - week ending 4/23/16|
|Apr 22, 2016||GeekWire - Fexy Media lands $6M to grow its portfolio of millennial-focused food brands|
|Apr 22, 2016||GeekWire - Fexy Media adds Simply Recipes to portfolio of food sites targeting millennials|
|Apr 21, 2016||PRNewswire All - Cheezburger Acquired by Literally Media, Joining eBaum's World as the Destination for Reaching Millennial and Generation Z Audiences and the #5 Entertainment - Humor Destination According to comScore Data|
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Seattle, WA 98119