Founding History of Reddit

Founded by Steve Huffman, Alexis Ohanian, and Aaron Swartz.

Purchased the reddit.com domain name in April 2005.

Started design and development work in June 2005.

Incorporated as Redbrick Solutions LLC in June 2005.

Launched in June 2005.

Merged with Infogami and amended company name to Not A Bug Inc. in February 2006.

Raised $82 K USD in a two rounds of funding.

Accepted an acquisition offer from Condé Nast in October 2006.

Headquartered in San Francisco, USA.

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Year 1 of Reddit

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Version 1 of Reddit (Website)

JUN 2005

Stats of Reddit (Pre-Sale)

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Full Year 1 of Reddit

Y1 of Reddit.pdf

JUN 2005 to MAY 2006

Extras of Reddit

2016 OCT How Reddit Began

2017 AUG How ‎How I Built This with Alexis Ohanian & Steve Huffma‪n‬