Flipboard is a social-network aggregation, magazine-format mobile app localized in more than 20 languages. The software collects content from social media and other websites, presents it in magazine format, and allows users to "flip" through their social-networking feeds and feeds from websites that have partnered with the company.

Flipboard collects quality content on one's favorite topics from the world’s most trusted sources and presents them in a beautiful magazine format. There’s a magazine for everyone—from photography to productivity, travel to technology, fashion to food. And with everything in one place, reading, collecting and sharing stories.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Palo Alto, US
Founded
2010
Size (employees)
240 (est)
Flipboard was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, US

Key People at Flipboard

Mike McCue

Mike McCue

CEO & Co-Founder

Flipboard Office Locations

Flipboard has offices in Palo Alto, New York and Beijing
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
735 Emerson St

Flipboard Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Flipboard's latest funding round in July 2015 was reported to be $50 m. In total, Flipboard has raised $210.5 m

Flipboard Operating Metrics

Feb, 2015Jun, 2015Feb, 2017

Monthly Active Subscribers

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Flipboard Median Salaries

Source: 24 public H-1B filings from Flipboard
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Traffic Overview of Flipboard

Flipboard Online and Social Media Presence

Flipboard News and Updates

Videos are getting a bigger role on Flipboard

 Flipboard is following the launch of its “smart magazines” by boosting the role of videos. It’s not that videos were totally absent from the news app before this, but they usually showed up as an accompaniment to articles — not exactly prominent placement when compared to the beautiful treatment th…

Flipboard doubles down on video with editorial packages and VAST standard

Flipboard is following Twitter, Facebook, and other services in the push for more video. The publishing platform provider has struck a deal with media partners to provide additional inventory for outlets to distribute and monetize their premium video content. To accomplish this, Flipboard has adopte…

Flipboard wants you to love the news – by giving you the news you love

Flipboard, the media-aggregation app, wants you to get lost in your reading about your passions.  The company on Wednesday released an overhauled redesign of how its digital magazines are presented, introducing more machine learning and editorial insight to show what stories are displayed. A new…

Flipboard revamps its approach personalized news with new “Smart Magazines”

 Flipboard is releasing a big update today, which introduces “Smart Magazines” — a new way for people to find news stories and other content tied to their interests. CEO Mike McCue said the big goal behind this update was to answer the question, “How can we modernize the notion of magazines?” Like m…
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Flipboard Company Life and Culture

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