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Product Hunt is a website that lets users share and discover new products. The site was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013, and is owned by AngelList.

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January 28, 2020

Product Hunt launches beta of YourStack, a home for your favorite things

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November 6, 2013



Product Hunt launched on November 6, 2013

November 6, 2013

Product Hunt launched on November 6, 2013

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Product Hunt

Product Hunt is a startup owned by AngelList that lets users share and discover new products. The site was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013.

Product Hunt is a website that lets users share and discover new products. The site was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013, and is owned by AngelList.

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Products are organized into four categories; technology products (web apps, mobile apps, hardware products, etc.), games (PC, web, mobile apps), books and podcasts. As of July 2014 submitting products to the site is available to all members. A submission simply requires a product title, URL, and tagline. However, commenting on products is granted to only a select group of members requiring existing member approval.

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November 6, 2013



Product Hunt launched on November 6, 2013

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November 2016

In November 2016, AngelList acquired Product Hunt for $20 million.

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Product Hunt

Product Hunt is a startup owned by AngelList that lets users share and discover new products. The site, which was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013, is backed by Y Combinator.

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Product Hunt is a website that letsallows users share and discover new products. The site, which was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013, is backed by Y Combinator. Usersto submit products, which are listed in a linear format by day. The site includes a comments system and a voting system similar to Hacker News or Reddit. The products with the most votes rise to the top of each day's list.

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Product Hunt launched on November 6, 2013 when. itIt began as an email list built using Linkydink. On July 17, 2014, Product Hunt announced Y Combinator backing. The company announced it would receive $6.1 million in Series A funding led by Andreessen Horowitz in Fall 2013.

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In September 2017, Product Hunt launched Ship, which is a suite of tools for makers to generate demand for the products they create, and in February 2018, Product Hunt released a new tech news aggregator app, called Sip.

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Product Hunt is a website that lets users share and discover new products. The site, which was founded by Ryan HooverRyan Hoover in November 2013, is backed by Y Combinator. Users submit products which are listed in a linear format by day. The site includes a comments system and a voting system similar to Hacker News or Reddit. The products with the most votes rise to the top of each day's list.

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Products are organized into four categories; technology products (web apps, mobile apps, hardware products, etc.), games (PC, web, mobile apps), books and podcasts. As of July 2014 submitting products to the site is available to all members. A submission simply requires a product title, URLURL, and tagline. However, commenting on products is granted to only a select group of members requiring existing member approval.

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Product Hunt is a website that lets users share and discover new products. The site, which was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013, is backed by Y Combinator. Users submit products which are listed in a linear format by day. The site includes a comments system and a voting system similar to Hacker NewsHacker News or RedditReddit. The products with the most votes rise to the top of each day's list.

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In November 2016, AngelListAngelList acquired Product Hunt for $20 million.

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Product Hunt launched on November 6, 2013 when it began as an email list built using Linkydink. On July 17, 2014, Product Hunt announced Y CombinatorY Combinator backing. The company announced it would receive $6.1 million in Series A funding led by Andreessen HorowitzAndreessen Horowitz in Fall 2013.

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Product Hunt

Product Hunt is a startup owned by AngelList that showcaseslets users share and discover new products. The site, which was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013, is backed by Y Combinator.

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Product Hunt is a website that lets users share and discover new products. The site, which was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013, is backed by Y Combinator. Users submit products which are listed in a linear format by day. The site includes a comments system and a voting system similar to Hacker News or Reddit. The products with the most votes rise to the top of each day's list.



Products are organized into four categories; technology products (web apps, mobile apps, hardware products, etc.), games (PC, web, mobile apps), books and podcasts. As of July 2014 submitting products to the site is available to all members. A submission simply requires a product title, URL, and tagline. However, commenting on products is granted to only a select group of members requiring existing member approval.



The site also includes a daily email list that sends out yesterday's top tech "hunts" (products) as well as a featured collection. A version of the digest is also available for games and books.

Funding

In November 2016, AngelList acquired Product Hunt for $20 million.

History

Product Hunt launched on November 6, 2013 when it began as an email list built using Linkydink. On July 17, 2014, Product Hunt announced Y Combinator backing. The company announced it would receive $6.1 million in Series A funding led by Andreessen Horowitz in Fall 2013.

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In September 2017, Product Hunt launched Ship, which is a suite of tools for makers to generate demand for the products they create, and in February 2018, Product Hunt released a new tech news aggregator app, called Sip. 

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Ryan Hoover

Founder, CEO



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Nathan Bashaw

The Origin of Product Hunt – Let’s Make Things – Medium



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