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Skype
Skype
Skype is a technology company developing an app for instant messaging, real-time video and voice communications.
Telegram
Telegram
Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on privacy, security and speed.
Snap
Snap
Snap is a company that provides technology and social media services.
Zoom
Zoom
Zoom (also known as Zoom Video Communications) is a technology company that operates a video conferencing platform.
WhatsApp
WhatsApp
WhatsApp is a company developing freeware and cross-platform instant messaging service for smartphones.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2003
Founding Date
2013
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
2009
Type
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Tags
Locations
Locations
Redmond, US HQ
Locations
Dubai, AE HQ
Locations
Santa Monica, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Toronto, CA
Shenzhen, CN
Paris, FR
Hamburg, DE
Kfar Yehoshua, IL
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Locations
San Jose, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Paris, FR
Köln, DE
Mumbai, IN
Tokyo, JP
Amsterdam, NL
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Locations
Menlo Park, US HQ
Gurugram, IN
Hyderabad, IN
Dublin, IE
London, GB
Austin, US
Employees
Employees
1,052
Employees
3876% increase
Employees
3,19511% increase
Employees
5,05977% increase
Employees
8624% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
87.2 b
Valuation ($)
81.8 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
5 m
Twitter followers
1 m
Twitter followers
73.2 k
Twitter followers
1.1 m
Twitter followers
3.4 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
82
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
833
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
313
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
11
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
17.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
29
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
172.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
777.6
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
51.22%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
79.83%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
39.62%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
239
Alexa Website Rank
103
Alexa Website Rank
51068
Alexa Website Rank
17
Alexa Website Rank
57
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
4.1
Employee Rating
4.6
Employee Rating
3.9

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$2b (Y, 2013)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$2.5b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$2.7b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$324.3m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$822m (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
N/A
Gross profit
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$2.2b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$1.8b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
N/A
Net income
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
($944.8m) (FY, 2020)
Net income
$672.3m (FY, 2021)
Net income
N/A

Operating

Daily Active Users
Daily Active Users
N/A
Daily Active Users
N/A
Daily Active Users
265 m (Q4, 2020)
Daily Active Users
200 m (Mar, 2020)
Daily Active Users
450 m (May, 2018)
Monthly Active Users
Monthly Active Users
300 m (Mar, 2016)
Monthly Active Users
400 m (Apr, 2020)
Monthly Active Users
N/A
Monthly Active Users
12.9 m (FY, 2020)
Monthly Active Users
2 b (Feb, 2020)

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 26.8m
Total funding raised
$ 1.7b
Total funding raised
$ 4.9b
Total funding raised
$ 1.9b
Total funding raised
$ 61.1m
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Telegram
HQ
Dubai, AE
Employees
387↑ 6% increase

Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on privacy, security and speed.

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Snap
HQ
Santa Monica, US
Employees
3,195↑ 11% increase

Snap is a company that provides technology and social media services.

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Zoom
HQ
San Jose, US
Employees
5,059

Zoom (also known as Zoom Video Communications) is a technology company that operates a video conferencing platform.

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WhatsApp
HQ
Menlo Park, US

WhatsApp is a company developing freeware and cross-platform instant messaging service for smartphones.

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