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Dailyhunt is India’s news and local language content application, and a flagship product of Verse Innovations. Its machine learning and deep learning technologies enable smart curation of content and tracks user preferences to deliver real-time, personalized content and notifications. The app is available on Android, IOS and Windows platforms and also on the mobile web.
HQBengaluru, IN

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)658(-1%)
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Key People/Management at DailyHunt

Viru Gupta

Viru Gupta

Co-Founder and CEO
Bapu Kota

Bapu Kota

CTO and VP Engineering
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DailyHunt Office Locations

DailyHunt has an office in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, IN (HQ)
305, 1st Main Rd, 1st Block Koramangala, Koramangala
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DailyHunt Financials and Metrics

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DailyHunt total Funding

$146.6 m

DailyHunt latest funding size

$23.50 m

Time since last funding

6 months ago

DailyHunt investors

DailyHunt's latest funding round in April 2020 was reported to be $23.5 m. In total, DailyHunt has raised $146.6 m
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DailyHunt Operating Metrics

DailyHunt's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 252 m in Apr, 2020. DailyHunt's Daily Active Users was reported to be 51 m in Apr, 2020.
Apr, 2020

Daily Active Users

51 m



Monthly Active Users

252 m

Publication Partners

1 k
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DailyHunt Cybersecurity Score

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DailyHunt Online and Social Media Presence

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DailyHunt News and Updates

Dailyhunt launches short-video app Josh, ready to take the TikTok vacant top spot

In the past 45 days, Josh numbers have exploded: 200+ top exclusive creators, 4 mega music labels, 50 million+ downloads, 1 billion+ video plays per day, 23 million+ daily active users (DAUs), 21 minutes+ time spent per DAU, and over 5 million user generated content creators.

[Matrix Moments] From finding the right co-founder to expanding the Indian language base – the Dailyhunt journey

In this episode of Matrix Moments, Virendra Gupta, Founder, DailyHunt and Umang Bedi, Co-founder, DailyHunt, discuss the journey of DailyHunt

Inside story of Dailyhunt founder-duo; Rajiv Srivatsa's second innings

Does it make sense to bring in an outsider at the top so late in a company’s life cycle? Here’s the inside story on the blockbuster jodi at Dailyhunt.

How Dailyhunt wants to reach Bharat’s 400M people; Startups will drive 5G innovations in India

In eight years, Dailyhunt has aggregated news for millions of information-starved Indians. It has raked in 19 billion page views and 100 million downloads. At present, it has 2,000 publishers, 50,000 stringers, and 20,000 regular news contributors.

WATCH: How Dailyhunt wants to reach Bharat’s 400M people with a focus on video and hyperlocal advertising

Dailyhunt has now tied up with smartphone manufacturers to get new customers. The next step for the Bengaluru-based company is to reach 600 districts across India.

Dailyhunt acquires LocalPlay to boost hyperlocal presence in Tier II and III geographies

The acquisition is a part of Dailyhunt’s aggressive strategy of attracting new users residing in Tier II, III and IV Indian towns and villages.
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DailyHunt Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was DailyHunt founded?

    DailyHunt was founded in 2009.

  • Who are DailyHunt key executives?

    DailyHunt's key executives are Viru Gupta and Bapu Kota.

  • How many employees does DailyHunt have?

    DailyHunt has 658 employees.

  • Who are DailyHunt competitors?

    Competitors of DailyHunt include WittyFeed, Inshorts MediaLabs and Relish.

  • Where is DailyHunt headquarters?

    DailyHunt headquarters is located at 305, 1st Main Rd, 1st Block Koramangala, Koramangala, Bengaluru.

  • Where are DailyHunt offices?

    DailyHunt has an office in Bengaluru.

  • How many offices does DailyHunt have?

    DailyHunt has 1 office.