Overview

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Status
Acquired by on March 12, 2012
Total Equity Funding
$10.14M in 5 Rounds from 19 Investors
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Description:
Posterous is a platform for making blogging simple.
Founders:
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Categories:
Blogging Platforms, Content
Website:
http://posterous.com
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Company Details

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Posterous emerged from Y Combinator in the summer of 2008 as an innovative company focused on making blogging simple - as simple as sending an email - and now has more than 15 million monthly users.

With the launch of Posterous Spaces, the company is bringing its trademark simplicity to help people share smarter with intuitive privacy controls to share selectively across multiple platforms.

Funding Rounds (5) - $10.14M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Jun, 2013undisclosed amount / Venture1
Sep, 2011$5M / Series B2
Mar, 2010$4.4M / Series A8
Dec, 2008$725k / Angel11
May, 2008$15k / Seed1

Acquisitions (1)

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DateAcquiredAmount
Jun 23, 2009Unknown

Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Competitors (13)

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  • Automattic develops publishing platforms, including the WordPress.com website and the VIP WordPress.com cloud version.
  • Google is a multinational corporation that is specialized in internet-related services and products.
  • Social Media Sharing Platform
  • Micromobs is an iPhone application that enables users to share their wedding photographs.
  • Microblog and recommendation service
  • Mobog is a mobile photo and video sharing site enabling users to upload pictures and videos to social networks through their mobile phones.
  • Pownce is a social network enabling users to send music, photos, messages, links, events, and other files of up to 250mb to friends.
  • Six Apart is a software company best known for creating the Movable Type blogware, TypePad blog hosting service, and Vox.

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    San Francisco, CA

    USA

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