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Brainly

Brainly is social learning network for students and educators.

It is based on collaborative way of solving homework-related tasks by posting questions and answers. Brainly works in 35 countries with aproximately 150 millions of unique users every month.

Milestones

2009
Founded by Michal, Lukasz and Tomasz
2012
$500K Seed from Point Nine Capital & Market One Capital
2014
$9M Series A  led by General Catalyst Partners and new investors, including Runa Capital
2017
$14M Series B from investors including Naspers, General Catalyst, Point Nine Capital, and Runa Capital
2018
Acquired video learning platform Bask to add video to its peer-to-peer learning platform
2019
$30M funding round led by Naspers, with participation also from Runa Capital and Manta Ray Ventures
2020
$80M Series D round led by Learn Capital, with past investors Prosus Ventures, Runa Capital, MantaRay and General Catalyst participating

Twitter (@brainly)

07 May 2021

LAST DAY to vote for Brainly Educator of the Year! Celebrate the teachers, coaches, mentors and others that made a difference in your learning this year. It's a close race in 2 categories, voting closes at 12:00 AM! brainly.com/educator #thankateacher #teacherappreciationweek

04 May 2021

Don't forget to thank your teachers today for #TeacherAppreciationDay & while you're at it, nominate one for Brainly Educator of the Year 2021; up to 5 @DonorsChoose classroom fundraising projects get $500 in prizes after this week! brainly.com/insights/teach… #ThankATeacher

01 May 2021

Nominate a Physical & Mental Health Educator: A teacher, coach, or counselor who helped you commit to your own fitness or well-being this year. Check out an amazing additional prize from @Active_Minds! Contest ends 5/7. brainly.com/educator #mentalhealthmonth #wellness #physed

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Key locations

  • New York, NY, USA
  • Krakow, Poland

Runa invested

  • Nov 2014

Co-investors

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