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Timeline

February 23, 2021
Reddit adds $116M to its Series E funding round, upping the round's total to $367M.
February 9, 2021
Reddit raises $250Min Series E funding.
February 2021
Reddit raises a $6,000,000,000 series E round from Vy Capital.
2021
Reddit surpassed $100 million in revenue in a single quarter for the first time this year, up 192 percent over the same period in 2020.
June 5, 2020
Alexis Ohanian announces he is stepping down from Reddit's board of directors.
April 2020
Reddit announces an update to its political advertising policy that requires campaigns to leave comments open on ads for the first 24 hours.
2020
Reddit appoints second Black board member.
June 18, 2019
Oracle Data Cloud announces a first-of-its-kind collaboration with Reddit to provide new brand safety controls for advertisers around a real-time feed of user-generated content (UGC).
February 11, 2019
Reddit raises a $300,000,000 series D round from Tencent.
June 1, 2005
Reddit raises a $100,000 seed round from Y Combinator.

Funding rounds

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Alex Marinenko

Employee

Alexis Ohanian

Founder

Alon Rotem

Attorney

Bryan Rosenblatt

Employee

Christopher Slowe

Employee

Craig Shapiro

Investor

Dan McComas

Employee

Dylan Hulser

Employee

Elva Zepeda Earnhart

Employee

Erik Martin

Employee

Gary Jense

Employee

heath w. black

Employee

Jena Donlin

Employee

Jeremy Edberg

Investor

Justin Siegel

Investor

Kanyi Maqubela

Investor

Kevin Hartz

Investor

kickme444

Employee

lauren gelman

Attorney

Matthew Moore

Advisor

Mike Cole

Employee

Otilia Otlacan

Employee

Phil Haake

Employee

Philip Kaplan

Investor

Rebecca Eisenberg

Investor

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Further reading

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Link
Type
Date

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Companies

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CEO
Location
Products/Services

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
USA TODAY
September 4, 2021
USA TODAY
This week was another reminder of how widely misinformation spreads, and how tech companies are scrambling to push back.
Crunchbase News
September 3, 2021
Crunchbase News
Crunchbase News' top picks of the news to stay current in the VC and startup world.
Reuters
September 2, 2021
the Guardian
Online message board company preparing for initial public offering in early 2022, insiders say
USA TODAY
September 2, 2021
USA TODAY
Reddit has banned a community linked to misinformation about the COVID vaccine following a series of protests from other subreddits.
Dan Milmo Global technology editor
September 1, 2021
the Guardian
Some of site's largest subreddits switched to private, saying Reddit is failing to tackle misinformation
Sowmya Ramasubramanian
August 31, 2021
The Hindu
Disinformation is rampant in propaganda subreddits that are convincing users of misleading information - including claims like vaccines are unsafe, masks are not useful, and social distancing is unnecessary, the letter added.
Sarah Perez
August 14, 2021
TechCrunch
Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry continues to grow, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global consumer spend in 2020. Consumers last year also spent 3.5 trillion minutes using apps on Android devices alone. [...]
Steve Bird
August 14, 2021
The Telegraph
His account was suspended on Wednesday, five days after the girl reported him to moderators
Richard Dal Porto
August 13, 2021
TechCrunch
Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package.
Amanda Silberling
August 13, 2021
TechCrunch
From Instagram's Reels to Snapchat's Spotlight, most social media platforms are looking toward the TikTok boom for inspiration. Now, even Reddit, a discussion-based forum, is making short-form video more pronounced on its iOS app. According to Reddit, most iOS users should have a button on their app directly to the right of the search bar [...]
August 12, 2021
mint
Reddit said it had already raised $410 million from Fidelity in its second funding round since the start of the year when small-time traders gathered on its platform in their battle against Wall Street institutions
Reuters
August 12, 2021
CTVNews
Reddit will raise up to US$700 million in a fundraising round led by Fidelity Management, cashing in on a jump in its influence in the financial world to triple its valuation to over US$10 billion.
Reuters
August 12, 2021
@bsindia
In the ongoing round, it has already raised $410 million from Fidelity
Mike Isaac
August 12, 2021
www.nytimes.com
Just six months ago it was valued at $6 billion. It raised $410 million in its latest round.
Brian Heater
August 12, 2021
TechCrunch
Earlier this year, Reddit raised $250 million, bringing the 16-year-old site up to around $800 million in total funding. Today, it announced plans for an even more massive windfall, with a Series F led by Fidelity. The company has secured $410 million, with plans to raise up to $700 million, putting Reddit at a $10 [...]
Satvik Khare
August 9, 2021
NDTV Gadgets 360
YouTube is reportedly getting a new slide-to-seek feature for better controlling video playback. The feature was spotted by a Reddit user and could be a server-wide update or rolling out to users on an account-to-account basis. The Reddit user spotted the feature on YouTube for Android but some users commented that they were able to view it on iOS devices as well.
Science X staff
August 3, 2021
phys.org
Users banned from social platforms go elsewhere with increased toxicity, according to a new study featuring researchers from Binghamton University, State University of New York.
Sarah Perez
July 24, 2021
TechCrunch
Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry continues to grow, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global consumer spend in 2020. Consumers last year also spent 3.5 trillion minutes using apps on Android devices [...]
Katie Reilly
July 22, 2021
Time
VaxTeen is helping teens access COVID-19 vaccines as the Delta variant spreads and as some parents remain opposed to the shots
Saniya More
July 22, 2021
The Block
The popular online forum is scaling its two tokens, Moons and Bricks, using a Layer 2 solution called Arbitrum.
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