Medium (Social/Platform Software) Overview

  • Founded
  • 2012
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 3,290
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private
  • Investors
  • 26

Medium (Social/Platform Software) General Information

Description

Developer of a social publishing platform designed to help people share ideas, thoughts and publish articles. The company's platform offers simple creation tools combined with a larger distribution network, enabling writers, thinkers and storytellers to bring out fresh thinking and unique perspectives and enables readers to follow people and topics that matter to them and receive a personalized feed of content every day.

Contact Information

Website
www.medium.com
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Social/Platform Software
Other Industries
Publishing
Information Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • P.O. Box 602
  • San Francisco, CA 94104
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Secondary Transaction - Private 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C) 21-Apr-2016 0000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series B) 29-Sep-2015 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 28-Jan-2014 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 06-Mar-2012 $7M $16.5M 0000 Completed Startup
1. Seed Round $9.5M $9.5M 000.00 Completed Startup
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series C 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Seed 2 88,750,000 $0.000001 $0.08 $0.08 1x $0.08 15.21%
Seed 97,005,991 $0.000001 $0.1 $0.1 1x $0.1 16.62%
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Competitors (20)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Bloglovin' Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
0000000 Formerly VC-backed Utrecht, Netherlands 00 00.000 000000&0 00.000
000000000 00000 00 Formerly VC-backed Chicago, IL 00.00 0&0 00.00
000000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0000 00.00 000000&0
000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000000000
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Executive Team (15)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Evan Williams Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Yamini Bhandari Corporate Development, Strategy and Operations
Larry Zhong Executive, Strategy
Michael Sippey Vice President of Product
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Benjamin Horowitz Andreessen Horowitz Board Member 000 0000
Colin Kaepernick Self Board Member 000 0000
Josh Elman Greylock Partners Board Member 000 0000
Mariam Naficy Medium (Social/Platform Software) Board Member 000 0000
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Investors (26)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Hinge Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Spark Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Andreessen Horowitz Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Obvious Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
The Chernin Group PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Acquisitions (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 14-Jan-2021 000000000000000000 Publishing 0000 00000000
000 0000 000000 12-Feb-2019 000000000000000000 Publishing
00000000 000000000 26-Jul-2017 000000000000000000 Communication Software 0000 00000000
0000 01-Sep-2016 000000000000000000 Internet Software
Embed.ly 01-Aug-2016 Merger/Acquisition Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000 00000
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Glose Publishing Neuilly sur Seine, France 2013
0000 Internet Software Palo Alto, CA 0000
00000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Boston, MA 0000
000 0000 000000 Publishing San Francisco, CA 0000
0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) San Francisco, CA 0000
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Medium (Social/Platform Software) Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000000 0000000 01-Apr-2013 000000000000000000 Completed
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