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Algolia is a company that develops a search-as-a-service platform. It enables developers and product teams to build, optimize, and personalize search and discovery experiences for users. The platform also comprises products for automatic extracting and enriching website content, A/B testing, analytics, and personalization.

TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitealgolia.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureA+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)479(+7%)
Job Openings142
Revenue (Y, 2018)$31.4 M(+107%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Algolia

Bernadette Nixon

Bernadette Nixon

CEO
Julien Lemoine

Julien Lemoine

Co-Founder and CTO
Nicolas Dessaigne

Nicolas Dessaigne

Co-Founder & Director
Gaetan Gachet

Gaetan Gachet

Chief Strategy Officer
Adanech Getachew

Adanech Getachew

General Counsel/Registered In-House Counsel in CA
Ashley Stirrup

Ashley Stirrup

Chief Marketing Officer
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Algolia Office Locations

Algolia has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, New York, Paris and in 2 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
301 Howard St #300
Atlanta, GA, US
3280 Peachtree Rd 7th Floor
New York, NY, US
40 Wooster St
New York, NY, US
450 Broadway 5th floor
Paris, FR
55 Rue d'Amsterdam
Paris, FR
55 Rue d'Amsterdam
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Algolia Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2012

Algolia total Funding

$185.3 m

Algolia latest funding size

$110 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Algolia investors

Algolia's latest funding round in October 2019 was reported to be $110 m. In total, Algolia has raised $185.3 m
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Algolia Revenue

Algolia's revenue was reported to be $31.4 m in Y, 2018 which is a 106.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Y, 2018)

31.4m

Revenue growth (Y, 2017 - Y, 2018), %

106.6%
USDY, 2017Y, 2018

Revenue

15.2m31.4m

Revenue growth, %

107%
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

116.8k
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Algolia Operating Metrics

Algolia's Customers was reported to be 9 k in May, 2020.
May, 2019Aug, 2019Oct, 2019May, 2020

Customers

5 k5 k8 k9 k

Total Users

33.46 k33.46 k

Searches

823.46 k823.46 k

Data Centers

7070
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Algolia Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SeaUrchin.IOMarch 14, 2018

Algolia Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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Algolia Online and Social Media Presence

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Algolia Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    88/100

  • CEO Rating

    A-

    75/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    79/100

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Algolia News and Updates

Algolia Collaborates with Firebase to Offer Database Search

Partnership Announced at Google’s Developer Conference, Google I/O Partnership Announced at Google’s Developer Conference, Google I/O

Algolia Names Jason McClelland as New Chief Marketing Officer

Marketing veteran joins Algolia to usher in new era of dynamic experiences and build upon record company growth Marketing veteran joins Algolia to usher in new era of dynamic experiences and build upon record company growth

Algolia Launches Algolia Recommend — A New API-First Product to Generate Blazing Fast, Highly Relevant Recommendations at Scale for Retailers

SAN FRANCISCO, May 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Algolia, the leading API Platform for Dynamic Experiences, today launched Algolia Recommend: a high-performing, Artificial Intelligence (AI)-optimized API that accelerates the creation and implementation of product or content recommendations across d…

Leading UK Home Furnishing Retailer Dunelm Doubles Online Sales and Site Traffic with Algolia

Dunelm Chose Algolia to Recreate Its Physical Store Experience Online; Search is Key Part of New Digital Transformation Strategy Dunelm Chose Algolia to Recreate Its Physical Store Experience Online; Search is Key Part of New Digital Transformation Strategy

Algolia Announces General Availability of AI-Powered Search Products

Following MorphL acquisition and newly unveiled vision for dynamic experiences, Algolia continues to empower organizations to fulfill tailored consumer experiences in real time Following MorphL acquisition and newly unveiled vision for dynamic experiences, Algolia continues to empower organizations …
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Algolia Blogs

Increase decompounding accuracy by generating a language specific lexicon

Decompounding is the act of cutting a compound word into its meaningful parts. It’s an important process for a multilingual search engine, as in many languages, compounding is used profusely to generate new words. A German user looking for a Hundehütte (dog house) would like to get the same resul…

Google Core Web Vitals and SEO ranking and search bar optimization

Some companies try to figure out Google’s search engine optimization (SEO) as if they’re trying to solve a mystery. They’re deciphering Google Core Web Vitals with every update to their websites. But Google’s SEO ranking algorithm doesn’t run on secrets. As we’ve learned over the years, …

Increase your ecommerce ROI by predicting users’ next shopping stages

There’s a special type of satisfaction we get when things fall into place. We have a sense of calm, of things being done well, and, if the stakes are high enough, our hope in humanity may be restored. Think about how it feels to: Find what you need on your first Google search Spot the jacket youâ…

A/B testing metrics — Evaluating the best metrics for your search

Evaluating the effectiveness of a search engine or, more broadly, an online system, can be complex. For this reason, it is important to choose the most reliable and robust A/B testing metrics. Online systems are perpetually moving — content changes continually, and online users search and behave i…

Build, buy, and everything in between: 5 key questions for marketplace tech leads

In the API economy, the decision to outsource or build and maintain software tools is more nuanced than ever. We recently talked to two tech leaders from top marketplaces. Bob Whitney is the head of engineering of Grailed, a peer-to-peer mens fashion marketplace, founded in 2013. Dan Davis is the fo…

How to identify user search intent using AI and machine learning

Time is our most precious nonrenewable resource. If you’re like most people, you probably find it deeply annoying to waste your time and energy having to read irrelevant ads that are unhelpful and sometimes downright misleading. I remember turning 25 and being instantly subjected to ads for weddin…
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Algolia Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Algolia founded?

    Algolia was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Algolia key executives?

    Algolia's key executives are Bernadette Nixon, Julien Lemoine and Nicolas Dessaigne.

  • How many employees does Algolia have?

    Algolia has 479 employees.

  • What is Algolia revenue?

    Latest Algolia annual revenue is $31.4 m.

  • What is Algolia revenue per employee?

    Latest Algolia revenue per employee is $65.6 k.

  • Who are Algolia competitors?

    Competitors of Algolia include Lucidworks, Swiftype and BloomReach.

  • Where is Algolia headquarters?

    Algolia headquarters is located at 301 Howard St #300, San Francisco.

  • Where are Algolia offices?

    Algolia has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, New York, Paris and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Algolia have?

    Algolia has 8 offices.