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Yubo is a social media app for young people developed by TWELVE APP. It is focused on helping teenagers meet new people and create friendships. One of the main features of Yubo is the opportunity to create video live streams with up to 10 friends. The app also offers a swiping feature to swipe on friends of similar age and messaging features.

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQParis, FR
Websiteyubo.live

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)100(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Yubo

Sacha Lazimi

Sacha Lazimi

Co-founder & CEO
Jérémie Aouate

Jérémie Aouate

Co-founder & CPO
Arthur Patora

Arthur Patora

Co-founder & CTO
Marc-Antoine Durand

Marc-Antoine Durand

COO
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Yubo Office Locations

Yubo has an office in Paris
Paris, FR (HQ)
8 Rue de Charonne
Paris, FR
59 Rue de Ponthieu bureau 562
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Yubo Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2016

Yubo total Funding

$59.8 m

Yubo latest funding size

$47.5 m

Time since last funding

10 months ago

Yubo investors

Yubo's latest funding round in November 2020 was reported to be $47.5 m. In total, Yubo has raised $59.8 m
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Yubo Operating Metrics

Yubo's Users was reported to be 40 m in Nov, 2020.
Dec, 2019Nov, 2020

Users

25 m40 m
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Yubo Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Yubo Online and Social Media Presence

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Yubo News and Updates

How Yubo, one of the hottest consumer startups to come out of France, became an international hit

CEO Sacha Lazimi talks about the failures that eventually led to success. The post How Yubo, one of the hottest consumer startups to come out of France, became an international hit appeared first on Tech.eu.

Exclusive: Friendship app Yubo to expand workforce 10-fold this year, says CEO

In a year that saw UK schools close their doors and social gatherings move to video platforms, Gen Z ‘friendship’ The post Exclusive: Friendship app Yubo to expand workforce 10-fold this year, says CEO appeared first on CityAM.

Yubo, the leading social space for Gen Z, completes Series C funding round of $47.5 million

Latest funding round follows a year of exponential growth for Yubo with an increase of 400% of time spent in...

Yubo could be the next big social app as it raises $47.5 million

French startup Yubo is the biggest social media app you’ve never heard of — unless you’re a teen. With a focus on young people under 25, the company has managed to attract 40 million users. A fraction of them hang out every day in live-streaming rooms, meet new people and spend money for more featur…

Yubo Blogs

Yubo Launches Personalised Moderation Feature to Combat Online Bullying and Protect Users from Sensitive Content

Muted Words offers personalised in-app moderation to create a safer space online for each individualYubo, the leading platform for young people to socialise online, is taking action against online bullying and harmful content with the introduction of its new ‘Muted Words’ feature, which enables its …

Yubo Launches virtual online currency - YuBucks and Debuts Collectible Digital Art - Pixels

The Gen Z social network app expands its sustainable freemium business model protecting user dataYubo, the leading platform for young people to socialise online, today announces the launch of YuBucks, a virtual online currency. This new paid feature, similar to in-app gifts between users, is part of…

Yubo Offers 35 Genders and 50 Pronouns in Multiple Languages to Create More Inclusive User Experience

June 15, 2021 – Paris – Yubo, the leading platform for young people to socialise online, today announced it has added 35 additional gender identities and 50 pronouns to its platform. The update strengthens Yubo’s support towards it’s young users and positions the platform as  the first to offer pron…

Yu(bo) got a friend in me: Social platform's mission to abolish followers

Yubo, the leading platform for young people to socialise online, today kick starts its mission to abolish social media ‘followers’. The brand, which has more than 45M Gen Z users - is urging it’s army of tweens to drive the message ‘friends, not followers’ and plans to roll out

Thank you, next: Gen Zers value the relationship with themselves more than a romantic partner

~  Bye bye Valentine’s Day pressures and traditions, why not committing to yourself this year instead? Gen Z are changing the rules and building on self love  ~ Whilst this time of year tends to shine a spotlight on romantic relationships, at Yubo we believe that the most important relationship you

Yubo poll: How do young people feel about the Capitol riots and what do they expect from the Biden era?

It’s been an unusual and unnerving start to the new year. We’re still in the grips of a global pandemic and we’ve seen violence erupt at the US Capitol. So, how are young people processing everything that’s going on? One solution is connecting with others – increasingly,
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Yubo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Yubo founded?

    Yubo was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Yubo key executives?

    Yubo's key executives are Sacha Lazimi, Jérémie Aouate and Arthur Patora.

  • How many employees does Yubo have?

    Yubo has 100 employees.

  • Who are Yubo competitors?

    Competitors of Yubo include Coupleness, Kutumb and Fuudly.

  • Where is Yubo headquarters?

    Yubo headquarters is located at 8 Rue de Charonne, Paris.

  • Where are Yubo offices?

    Yubo has an office in Paris.

  • How many offices does Yubo have?

    Yubo has 2 offices.