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Layer's top competitors include SendBird, MessageBird, Twilio and ANAM.
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Layer
Layer
Layer is an open cloud service for communications.
SendBird
SendBird
SendBird is a company providing messaging SDK and chat API for mobile apps and websites.
MessageBird
MessageBird
MessageBird is a company providing a cloud communications platform that offers a suite of cloud communications APIs.
Twilio
Twilio
Twilio is a company that provides a cloud communications platform helping developers build, scale, and operate real-time communications within software applications.
ANAM
ANAM
ANAM Technologies (formerly known as Anam Wireless Internet Solutions, Anam Mobile) is a provider of SMS Firewall and A2P monetization service.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2013
Founding Date
2013
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
2008
Founding Date
1999
Type
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Locations
San Mateo, US HQ
Seoul, KR
Singapore, SG
London, GB
San Mateo, US
Locations
Amsterdam, NL HQ
Sydney, AU
Shanghai, CN
Bogotá, CO
Hamburg, DE
Dublin, IE
Singapore, SG
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Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Melbourne, AU
Sydney, AU
São Paulo, BR
Bogotá, CO
Praha, CZ
Kesklinna, EE
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Locations
Dublin 1, IE HQ
Kuala Lumpur, MY
Employees
Employees
542% decrease
Employees
2931% increase
Employees
451
Employees
3,66420% increase
Employees
901% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
3 b
Valuation ($)
65.4 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
2.9 k
Twitter followers
4.8 k
Twitter followers
3.3 k
Twitter followers
80.7 k
Twitter followers
167
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
32
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
11
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
67
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
5.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
75%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
81.82%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
95.52%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
58612
Alexa Website Rank
14259
Alexa Website Rank
11276
Alexa Website Rank
405313
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.2
Employee Rating
4.5
Employee Rating
4.1
Employee Rating
4.4
Employee Rating
3.9

Operating

Countries
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
180 (Q1, 2020)
Countries
80 (May, 2021)

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
$ 15m (over 4 years ago)
Latest funding round
$ 100m (7 months ago)
Latest funding round
$ 800m (6 months ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 2.7m (about 3 years ago)
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 29.5m
Total funding raised
$ 220.7m
Total funding raised
$ 1.1b
Total funding raised
$ 230.3m
Total funding raised
$ 25.7m
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SendBird
HQ
San Mateo, US
Employees
293↑ 1% increase

SendBird is a company providing messaging SDK and chat API for mobile apps and websites.

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MessageBird
HQ
Amsterdam, NL
Employees
451

MessageBird is a company providing a cloud communications platform that offers a suite of cloud communications APIs.

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Twilio
HQ
San Francisco, US
Employees
3,664↑ 20% increase

Twilio is a company that provides a cloud communications platform helping developers build, scale, and operate real-time communications within software applications.

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ANAM
HQ
Dublin 1, IE
Employees
90↑ 1% increase

ANAM Technologies (formerly known as Anam Wireless Internet Solutions, Anam Mobile) is a provider of SMS Firewall and A2P monetization service.

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