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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)

13 May 2021

CONGRATS to the 2021 Brainly Educators of the Year: Angela Dierschke, Marci Littleton, Amanda Matney, Cristen Short, and Raine Valentine! Our users voted, they're as moved as we are by the beautiful words your students shared. Thanks to all participants! brainly.com/educator

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

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Key locations

  • New York, NY, USA
  • Krakow, Poland

Runa invested

  • Nov 2014

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