Booktrope

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15 Followers on Owler
15 Followers on Owler

Booktrope

Ken Shear's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Booktrope

Co-Founder & CEO

Ken Shear

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70/100

Founded:

2011

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PrivateIndependent Company

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Inkshares is seen as one of Booktrope's top competitors. Inkshares was founded in Oakland, California} in 2013. Inkshares is in the Publishing industry. Compared to Booktrope, Inkshares generates $3.6M less revenue.

Unbound is Booktrope's #2 competitor. Unbound was founded in 2010, and its headquarters is in London, England. Unbound is in the Publishing field. Unbound has 57 fewer employees than Booktrope.

Publishizer is Booktrope's #3 rival. Publishizer is headquartered in Mountain View, California, and was founded in 2014. Publishizer operates in the industry. Publishizer generates 151% the revenue of Booktrope.

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Booktrope Acquisitions

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Booktrope Funding History

Since Booktrope was founded in 2011, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Booktrope has raised $1.2M. Booktrope's funding round was on Dec 2014 for a total of $1.2M

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Since Booktrope was founded in 2011, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Booktrope has raised $1.2M. Booktrope's funding round was on Dec 2014 for a total of $1.2M

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Booktrope News

May 1, 2015THE DIGITAL READER

Booktrope Raises $1.2 Million in Funding

Seattle-based Booktrope has raised $1.2 million of a planned $2.3 million funding round, according to... See more »
April 30, 2015GEEKWIRE

Seattle startup Booktrope raises $1.2M for its book 'team-publishing' service

Booktrope, a Seattle-based startup with a platform and service for book authors, has raised $1.2 mill... See more »

Booktrope Blogs

November 11, 2015BOOKTROPE BLOG

Writer Wednesday - Should we read writers better than us?

In interviews over the years, the most common question I'm asked is: what advice would you give to as... See more »
November 10, 2015BOOKTROPE BLOG

#TechTuesday Generic Review Requests? Not Gonna Cut It, Friends.

Hello again! Today I want to talk a little bit about approaching book bloggers/ other reviews for pos... See more »
November 9, 2015BOOKTROPE BLOG

Holiday Prefunk Promotion from Booktrope!

We are thrilled to offer more than 200 books on Kindle for the next five days, all free! Select your ... See more »
November 4, 2015BOOKTROPE BLOG

What is the true?

"If the truth is there, bad writing won't hurt it." Alfred Adler Que es la veritat? What is the true?... See more »
November 3, 2015BOOKTROPE BLOG

#techtuesday OK, I Give In. Here is a Recommendation for a WordPress Alternative...

OK, I Give In. Use Wix If You Must. For years now, I have been preaching the Gospel of WordPress (.or... See more »
October 29, 2015BOOKTROPE BLOG

Spurts or Long Sessions?

There are few of us lucky enough to make our living as writers, and an even smaller number who are ma... See more »
October 28, 2015BOOKTROPE BLOG

#techtuesday Yes, You Really DO Need Your Own Website (the Definitive Post)

Hey there hi there! My name is Lori Culwell, and I'm an author here at Booktrope as well as your fr... See more »

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Booktrope Headquarters

96 mowat ave

Toronto, OntarioM6K 3M1

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Booktrope was founded in 2011. Booktrope's headquarters is located in Toronto, Ontario, CA M6K 3M1. It has raised 1.2M in 1 round. The latest round was in Dec 2014. Booktrope's Co-Founder & CEO, Ken Shear, currently has an approval rating of 70%. 10...

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Booktrope's Co-Founder & CEO, Ken Shear, currently has an approval rating of 70%. Booktrope's primary competitors are Inkshares, Unbound & Publishizer.

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booktrope.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Booktrope

  1. When was Booktrope founded?

    Booktrope was founded in 2011
  2. Who is Booktrope's CEO?

    Booktrope's CEO is Ken Shear
  3. How much revenue does Booktrope generate?

    Booktrope generates $3.6M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Booktrope have?

    Booktrope has historically raised $1.2M in funding
  1. Where is Booktrope's headquarters?

    Booktrope's headquarters is in Toronto Ontario, CA
  2. How many employees does Booktrope have?

    Booktrope has 117 employees
  3. Who are Booktrope's competitors?

    Booktrope's top competitors are Inkshares, Unbound, Publishizer