Reddit

Reddit is a community platform that enables registered users to share stories, links and images on entertainment, sports, music, science and news. Read more

Steve Huffman's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Reddit

Co-Founder & CEO

Steve Huffman

CEO Approval Rating

82/100

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Quora is seen as one of Reddit's biggest rivals. Quora was founded in 2009 in Mountain View, California. Like Reddit, Quora also operates in the Application Software sector. Quora generates $192.5M less revenue than Reddit.

Stack Exchange is one of Reddit's top competitors. Stack Exchange was founded in 2010, and its headquarters is in New York, New York. Stack Exchange operates in the Internet Software industry. Stack Exchange has 525 fewer employees than Reddit.

Coderanch is one of Reddit's top rivals. Coderanch was founded in null, and is headquartered in New York, New York. Like Reddit, Coderanch also works within the Application Software sector. Coderanch generates $ less revenue vs. Reddit.

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Reddit Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Dubsmash, Inc.

Dec 2020

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undisclosed
Dubsmash is a mobile application that allows users to create and share dubbed sound recordings and videos.
Alien Blue

Oct 2014

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undisclosed
Alien Blue is an online community where users submit, vote, comment on content, stories, and discussions.

These are all the companies that Reddit has acquired. Reddit has acquired 2 companies and its latest acquisition was Dubsmash, Inc. in Dec 2020. Dubsmash is a mobile application that allows users to create and share dubbed sound recordings and videos.

Reddit Funding History

Since Reddit was founded in 2005, it has participated in 5 rounds of funding. In total Reddit has raised $918.0M. Reddit's last funding round was on Feb 2021 for a total of $367.9M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Series E
Feb 2021
$367.9M

Vy Capital

Series D
Feb 2019
$300M
Equity
Jul 2017
$200M
Series B
Sep 2014
$50M
Seed
Dec 2004
$100K
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Since Reddit was founded in 2005, it has participated in 5 rounds of funding. In total Reddit has raised $918.0M. Reddit's last funding round was on Feb 2021 for a total of $367.9M

Reddit Investments

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Imgur is an online platform that allows users to upload and share images and videos.
$40.1M
Mar 31, 2014
Series A
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These are all the companies that Reddit has invested in. Reddit has invested 2 companies and its latest investment was Dubsmash, Inc. in Dec 2020. Dubsmash is a mobile application that allows users to create and share dubbed sound recordings and videos.

Reddit News

June 22, 2021InvestorPlace

Invesco Mortgage Capital Stock May Get Reddit Help, but Don't Count on It

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips IVR stock is now on the radar of the R... See more »
June 19, 2021USA Science News

How Reddit turned its millions of users into a content moderation army

Reddit has an unusual and multi-layered approach to content moderation. ...read more Source:: TechRad... See more »
June 17, 2021Law 360

Reddit Says Section 230 Shields It From Child Porn Suit

Reddit told a California federal judge that a federal liability shield for online platforms protects ... See more »
June 17, 2021CNBC

Clean Energy Fuels CEO says enthusiastic Reddit traders understand the company's potential

"I've read a lot of these posts, it seems like they get it," Clean Energy Fuels CEO Andrew Littlefair... See more »
June 17, 2021InvestorPlace

7 Best Meme Stocks to Buy Now Before They're Trending on Reddit

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Looking for meme stocks to buy? These ... See more »
June 15, 2021Indybay

Why is the World Socialist Web Site still blacklisted on the Reddit forums?

The World Socialist Web Site calls upon Reddit members to demand that the moderators of r/coronavirus... See more »

Reddit Blogs

May 7, 2021Reddit Blog

The State of Voter Access In America

Many know Reddit as a vast network of communities, yet the heart of those communities depends largely... See more »
April 14, 2021Reddit Blog

Allyship at Reddit

Reddit's mission is to bring community and belonging to everyone in the world. There is still much wo... See more »
April 6, 2021Reddit Blog

Reddit and PUBG Flair Up

Driving over three billion monthly views, Reddit is the home for gaming online, where players across ... See more »
March 29, 2021Reddit Blog

Reddit Sets Up Shop in Canada - Local Team is Officially Open for Business

As part of our mission to bring community and belonging to everyone in the world, we are excited to a... See more »
March 22, 2021Reddit Blog

Introducing Laura Nestler, Reddit's VP of Community

Today, we're excited to welcome Laura Nestler, VP of Community, to Reddit's executive leadership team... See more »
March 9, 2021Reddit Blog

Standing with our AAPI Community

We are saddened and disheartened by the anti-Asian violence that has unfolded in cities nationwide. T... See more »
March 8, 2021Reddit Blog

Women's History Month at Reddit, Inc.

Happy Women's History Month and International Women's Day! This is a time for us to give gratitude to... See more »

Reddit Press Releases

April 16, 2019PR Newswire

Russian Superstar Philipp Kirkorov Features on Reddit Community Accidental Renaissance During 'Color of the Mood' Tour

MOSCOW, April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this week, popular Reddit community Accidental Renaiss... See more »
February 11, 2019WebProNews

New Funding Round Values Reddit at an Astounding $3 Billion

Reddit announced a new $300 funding round valuing the company at an astounding $3 billion. The valuat... See more »
November 15, 2018WebProNews

Every Businesses is Going to Have to Be a Software Business

The co-founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian, says that every business is going to have to be a software ... See more »
November 12, 2018WebProNews

How to Use Reddit to Get More Traffic to Your Website and Boost Your Sales

If you aren't familiar with Reddit, your first visit to the website may feel a bit intimidating. Not ... See more »
August 2, 2018PR Daily

Reddit reveals major data breach, promises security fix

The social platform announced that hackers gained access to current user information and old data fro... See more »
December 13, 2017PR Daily

How to promote your brand on Reddit

The social platform's online community is a diverse hive of subgroups that can be perfect for targeti... See more »

Reddit Videos

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415-591-7717

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Reddit Summary

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Overview

Reddit is an online platform for registered community members to submit content about entertainment, social networking and news. Founded in 2005, the company has its headquarters in San Francisco, California. Registered users can then vote submissions...

CEO

Reddit's Co-Founder & CEO, Steve Huffman, currently has an approval rating of 82%. Reddit's primary competitors are Quora, Stack Exchange & Coderanch.

Frequently Asked Questions about Reddit

  1. When was Reddit founded?

    Reddit was founded in 2005
  2. Who is Reddit's CEO?

    Reddit's CEO is Steve Huffman
  3. How much revenue does Reddit generate?

    Reddit generates $212.5M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Reddit have?

    Reddit has historically raised $918M in funding
  5. Where is Reddit's headquarters?

    Reddit's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  1. How many employees does Reddit have?

    Reddit has 750 employees
  2. What sector does Reddit operate in?

    Reddit is in Application Software, Social Media
  3. Who are Reddit's competitors?

    Reddit's top competitors are Quora, Stack Exchange, Coderanch
  4. Who has Reddit invested in?

    Reddit's has invested in companies such as Imgur