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Layer's top competitors include SendBird, MessageBird and Twilio.
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 developer of communication APIs designed to connect companies with their customers.
Twilio
Twilio
Twilio is a company that provides a cloud communications platform helping developers build, scale, and operate real-time communications within software applications.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2013
Founding Date
2013
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
2008
Type
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Locations
Redwood City, US HQ
Seoul, KR
Locations
Amsterdam, NL HQ
Sydney, AU
Bogotá, CO
London, GB
San Francisco, US
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Melbourne, AU
Pyrmont, AU
São Paulo, BR
Bogotá, CO
Praha, CZ
Kesklinna, EE
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Employees
Employees
793% increase
Employees
1627% increase
Employees
2708% increase
Employees
2,67613% increase
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
3 k
Twitter followers
4.7 k
Twitter followers
2.5 k
Twitter followers
70.2 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
18
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
298
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.3
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)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
44.44%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
87.92%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
671016
Alexa Website Rank
177245
Alexa Website Rank
84900
Alexa Website Rank
11178

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
$ 15m (almost 3 years ago)
Latest funding round
$ 102m (7 months ago)
Latest funding round
$ 60m (about 2 years ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 29.5m
Total funding raised
$ 120.7m
Total funding raised
$ 60.1m
Total funding raised
$ 244m
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SendBird
HQ
Redwood City, US
Employees
162↑ 7% 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
270↑ 8% increase

MessageBird is a developer of communication APIs designed to connect companies with their customers.

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Twilio
HQ
San Francisco, US
Employees
2,676↑ 13% 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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