Babily is an education technology company offering an education platform for child rearing education that is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and was founded in 2016. Babily is owned and operated by Oneot Inc..
Babily is producing one minute educational videos related to child rearing that are optimized for consumption on mobile devices and social media platforms (Weibo, Meipai, and Maipai). Topics covered by Babily include baby food recipes, child rearing-know how, childcare, creating a nurturing and healthy environment, and how to make handmade goods such as childcare products and educational toys.
After launching Babily, the company was well received by the public and gained more than 2 million followers in 8 months.
Early stage venture capital
On December 1, 2016 Babily completed an early stage venture capital round with an undisclosed amount of funding from Boston Consulting group Digital Ventures (BCG Digital Ventures) and Unicharm. BCG Digital Ventures invested as a corporate venture capital firm and Unicharm invested as a corporation.