About.me raises $11 million in funding

Posted Jun 10, 2014

About.me is a website where users create profile pages with a large background and links to various profiles. It is essentially a useful way to build SEO for your own name and track the analytics for the people that find your homepage.

Today About.me announced that it has raised $11 million in funding led by Foundry Ventures. About.me was founded in 2010 and sold to AOL quickly after launching. The founder of the company, Tony Conrad, bought the company back from AOL in 2013.

About.me has 4.5 million users and raised $5.7 million in a previous round.

[Source: Re/Code]