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The Skimm's top competitors include The Hustle, Refinery29, Mashable, Bleacher Report and BuzzFeed.
The Skimm
The Skimm
The Skimm is a daily e-mail newsletter that simplifies headlines for busy professionals, especially women.
The Hustle
The Hustle
The Hustle is a weekly newsletter for young entrepreneurs.
Refinery29
Refinery29
Refinery29 is a fashion, style, and beauty website that follows a newsletter format.
Mashable
Mashable
The leading media company for the connected generation and voice of digital culture
Bleacher Report
Bleacher Report
Bleacher Report is a digital media company delivering digital media content on sports around the world.
BuzzFeed
BuzzFeed
Buzzfeed is a social news and entertainment company.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2012
Founding Date
N/A
Founding Date
2004
Founding Date
2005
Founding Date
2007
Founding Date
2006
Type
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
New York, US HQ
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Locations
New York, US HQ
Berlin, DE
London, GB
Los Angeles, US
Locations
New York, US HQ
Sydney, AU
London, GB
San Francisco, US
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
New York, US
Locations
New York, US HQ
São Paulo, BR
Toronto, CA
Berlin, DE
Mumbai, IN
Chiyoda City, JP
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Employees
Employees
2301% decrease
Employees
927% decrease
Employees
3432% decrease
Employees
3482% decrease
Employees
737
Employees
1,7561% increase
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
237.7 k
Twitter followers
1.6 k
Twitter followers
1.3 m
Twitter followers
9.6 m
Twitter followers
9.7 m
Twitter followers
6.4 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
37
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
701
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
902
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
933
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
11.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
18.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
51.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
7.1 k
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
184.7
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
97.3%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
97.86%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
99.57%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
64126
Alexa Website Rank
31945
Alexa Website Rank
8341
Alexa Website Rank
1454
Alexa Website Rank
1343
Alexa Website Rank
693
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
4.1
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.2
Employee Rating
3.1
Employee Rating
3.6
Employee Rating
3.6

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$120m (Y, 2016)
Revenue (est.)
$42m (FY, 2016)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$260m (Y, 2016)

Operating

Monthly Unique Visitors
Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Monthly Unique Visitors
40 m (Y, 2014)
Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Monthly Unique Visitors
165 m (Jan, 2018)

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
$ 12m (almost 3 years ago)
Latest funding round
$ 300k (about 4 years ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 200m (over 4 years ago)
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 40.4m
Total funding raised
$ 1.6m
Total funding raised
$ 133.4m
Total funding raised
$ 46m
Total funding raised
$ 40.5m
Total funding raised
$ 497m
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The Hustle
HQ
San Francisco, US
Employees
92↓ 7% decrease

The Hustle is a weekly newsletter for young entrepreneurs.

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Refinery29
HQ
New York, US

Refinery29 is a fashion, style, and beauty website that follows a newsletter format.

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Mashable
HQ
New York, US

The leading media company for the connected generation and voice of digital culture

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Bleacher Report
HQ
San Francisco, US

Bleacher Report is a digital media company delivering digital media content on sports around the world.

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