Yik Yak’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

Yik Yak is an app for hyper-local communication. Read more

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314 Followers on Owler
314 Followers on Owler

Yik Yak is an app for hyper-local communication. Read more

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CEO

Tyler Droll

CEO Approval Rating

62/100

Founded:

2013

Status:

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Yik Yak Funding History

$72.4M

Since Yik Yak was founded in 2013, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Yik Yak has raised $72.4M. Yik Yak's last funding round was on Nov 2014 for a total of $60.9M

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AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Series B
Nov 2014
$60.9M

Sequoia Capital

Series A
Jun 2014
$10M
Seed
Apr 2014
$1.5M

Since Yik Yak was founded in 2013, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Yik Yak has raised $72.4M. Yik Yak's last funding round was on Nov 2014 for a total of $60.9M

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Yik Yak News

April 5, 2017ValueWalk

Square Circles Struggling Social App Yik Yak

Sequoia has put anonymous messaging app Yik Yak up for sale, as first reported by Fortune, and paymen... See more »
April 4, 2017Fortune

Yik Yak's Biggest Investor Is Trying to Sell the Company

The anonymous messaging app is on the decline.... See more »
September 23, 2016Business Insider

Once hot anonymous app Yik Yak is dying a slow death - here's why

In 2014, Yik Yak was one of the hottest apps on college campuses. The anonymous app worked like a loc... See more »
September 22, 2016Business Insider

the indifference of college students

In 2014, Yik Yak was one of the hottest apps on college campuses. The anonymous app worked like a loc... See more »
August 17, 2016IMGlance

Ford's Ride-Hail Ambitions, Yik Yak Shifts Focus to Local Connections

Street Fight - Street Fight Daily: Ford's Ride-Hail Ambitions, Yik Yak Shifts Focus to Local Connecti... See more »
July 26, 2016The Next Web

Yik Yak now has Profiles, but you can still be anonymous (yes, really)

Yik Yak is continuing its push beyond anonymity with profiles, which are just like any other profile ... See more »
June 18, 2016Fast Company

What Scuba Taught This Yik Yak Product Manager About Business

This woman decided to confront her fear of the ocean-and learned valuable lessons from the deep in th... See more »

Yik Yak Blogs

August 20, 2015YIK YAK BLOG

Making The World Feel Small Again

It's been an amazing journey since Brooks and I began building an app to let you instantly speak with... See more »
August 19, 2015YIK YAK BLOG

Hey Freshmen, Here Are Your Must-Have School Supplies

As a young buck, nothing was quite as exciting as the start of a new school year. Getting your homero... See more »
August 18, 2015YIK YAK BLOG

Week In Review: Peek Recap from August 14th

It is now time for a quick recap of the most recent Week In Review peek from the weekend of August 14... See more »
August 13, 2015YIK YAK BLOG

Meet the Interns: Part 2

It's almost that time of year again. Summer is coming to an end, and the interns are finishing up pro... See more »
August 12, 2015YIK YAK BLOG

Meet the Herd: Say Hello to Julie

In this week's edition of Meet the Herd, you're going to get to know Julie Zhou, our Lead Product Gro... See more »
August 11, 2015YIK YAK BLOG

Week In Review: Peek Recap from August 7th

The comedy world lost a legend last week. Jon Stewart will still be around, but he won't be visiting ... See more »
August 7, 2015YIK YAK BLOG

What Jon Stewart Taught Us About Comedy and News

Last night was Jon Stewart's final appearance as host of The Daily Show (sob!), and as the hours tick... See more »

Yik Yak Press Releases

July 22, 2014MARKETWIRED

Yik Yak Improves App Experience to Increase Interactions and Provide More Options to Users

Don't Laugh Alone! Millions of Users Can Now Text Their Favorite Posts Through the Enhanced Share Car... See more »
June 30, 2014MARKETWIRED

Yik Yak Raises $10 Million to Grow Hyper-Local Social Networking

Investments Will Help Bring Privacy-Based App to More Communities Around the Globe... See more »
May 28, 2014MARKETWIRED

Yik Yak Introduces "PEEK" Feature to Look in on Breaking News and Events

Users Have a Pulse on Specific Activity Feeds Even While Not Physically Present at the Event or Area... See more »
April 22, 2014MARKETWIRED

Hyper-Local Social Messaging App Yik Yak Raises $1.5 Million in Funding

Founders Plan to Capitalize on Rapid Growth by Expanding User-Base, Focusing on App Development and S... See more »
February 18, 2014PRWEB

Anonymous Messaging App, Yik Yak, Reaches 100,000 Users in Three Months

In the past month, 70,000 users joined the private app, which hosts more than 15,000 daily messages.(... See more »

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Atlanta, Georgia30305

770-633-3488

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Yik Yak is an app for hyper-local communication. Yik Yak was founded in 2013. Yik Yak's headquarters is located in Atlanta, Georgia, USA 30305. It has raised 72.4M in 3 rounds. The latest round was in Nov 2014. Some of Yik Yak's investors include Sequ...

CEO

Yik Yak's CEO, Tyler Droll, currently has an approval rating of 62%. Yik Yak's primary competitors are

Website

yikyakapp.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Yik Yak

  1. When was Yik Yak founded?

    Yik Yak was founded in 2013
  2. Who is Yik Yak's CEO?

    Yik Yak's CEO is Tyler Droll
  3. How much revenue does Yik Yak generate?

    Yik Yak generates $ < 1M in revenue
  1. How much funding does Yik Yak have?

    Yik Yak has historically raised $72.4M in funding
  2. Where is Yik Yak's headquarters?

    Yik Yak's headquarters is in Atlanta Georgia, USA
  3. How many employees does Yik Yak have?

    Yik Yak has 33 employees