GigaOM – 2011-12-14
Outbrain, a content discovery platform that helps online publishers drive engagement, has raised $35 million in a Series D round led by Index Ventures with participation from existing investors Carmel Ventures and Lightspeed Venture Partners. That brings Outbrain's total funding to $64 million dollars.
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Digital Media Wire – 2011-02-15
New York - Outbrain, a provider of content discovery and recommendation technology for publishers, announced on Monday that it has closed an $11 million, third round of funding.read more
GigaOM – 2012-12-12
Brands like shoe stores and banks need quality content to feed their growing social media following. This has led to the rise of middlemen who pair non-media companies with publishers who can license...
GigaOM – 2013-02-01
Outbrain wants to dominate the business of suggesting stories to readers while helping publishers buy and sell web traffic. But now competition is coming and the company has to protect its turf.
GigaOM – 2013-09-10
Outbrain, the biggest of the content engines that help publishers serve suggested stories and ads, will reportedly seek $200 million from Wall Street in 2014.
Editor & Publisher – 2013-09-10
Outbrain, a startup that helps publishers like CNN and USA Today serve stories and ads to readers, will reportedly seek $200-$300 million from Wall Street in an initial public offering. The...
Advertising Age – 2014-11-18
Time Inc., the nation's largest magazine publisher, has struck a deal making Outbrain the exclusive external provider of recommended stories for Time Inc.'s websites, including Time.com and...
AdWeek – 2015-03-26
One of the biggest names in sports is letting other publications tap into its digital audience. ESPN and content recommendation platform Outbrain announced Thursday that the two signed a...
Digiday – 2016-02-23
Content recommendation has become a big business, but it's showing signs of its limitations. Yahoo, facing an uncertain future as a company, shut down its 2-year-old Yahoo Recommends service to...
Digiday – 2017-05-04
By using its own recommendation widgets, Outside got users to read more of its articles and offset the revenue it got from Outbrain. The post Outside Magazine built its own recommendation widgets to...