Inside the GIF factory: How Giphy plans to build a real business by animating the internet
|05/29/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Plenty of tech startups dream of building a new consumer brand that’s used and recognized by hundreds of millions of people every day.
Few of them get as close as Giphy, the four-year-old GIF search engine that’s raised $150 million in funding to date at a $600 million valuation.
Giphy’s mission is to evangelize and proliferate the world of GIFs — those micro-videos and animations that replay continuously in an endless loop and have become a standard means for expressing humor, shock or affection in news feeds and message threads across the world.
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