business Overview
HQplaceSan Francisco Bay Area
BusinessMicroblogging
Founded
access_time 17 years ago
(founded Mar 21, 2006)
Company trajectory rank
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Rank
#703
Employees
8,000
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Rank
#155
Valuation
$44 billion
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Rank
#54
Public / PrivatePrivate
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Consumer Social
Elon Musk Company
Activism-Free Workplace
investor: Sequoia
investor: a16z

Twitter is a microblogging company with 25 job openings. It is currently valued at $44 billion as a private company. 8,000 people work at Twitter. The company was founded in 2006.

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work_outline Job Openings
25open jobs
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Rank
#999+
local_atm Financials
Valuation🦄$44.0 billion
Most recent funding date
8 months ago
Total funding$2.1 billion
Value 'created'
(valuation - funding)
+$41.9 billion
Valuation per employee$5.5 million
TrueUp
Rank
#389
phonelink Products
Top products
- Twitter
Other important products
- Periscope
Primary customer type
emoji_people B2C+business B2B
emoji_people Culture
Glassdoor employee reviews
58%
would recommend Twitter to a friend (1,961 reviews)
worse than 86% of tech co's
26%
approve of the CEO Elon Musk (163 reviews)
worse than 99% of tech co's
Company mission"To give everyone the power to create and share ideas and information instantly without barriers"
Companies founded by former employees
- Square (founded 2009)
menu_book Popular books and movies
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code Open Source
Open source citizenship
sentiment_very_satisfiedsentiment_very_satisfied Outstanding
TrueUp
Rank
#18
Top open source projects
160.7ktwbs / bootstrap
16.5ktwitter / typeahead.js
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#36 LinkedIn Top Companies
'Poor' corporate reputation rating
- Axios Harris Poll
rule Policies
% of open jobs that are remote
4%
home_work Remote work policy
Fully remote work is rare
Same pay everywhere?
(same work, same pay)
sentiment_very_dissatisfiedNo
public H1B sponsorships approved in 2021
39
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Rank
#50
card_giftcard Benefits (US)
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history Other info
Associated billionaires
(source:Forbes)
$4.3B - Jack Dorsey
$1.8B - Evan Williams
IPO dateNov 7, 2013
(9 years ago)
Top owners at IPO
12.0% - Evan Williams
6.7% - Benchmark
4.9% - Jack Dorsey
1.6% - Richard Costolo
Founder ownership at IPO16.9%
Implied founder equity split
71% - Evan Williams
29% - Jack Dorsey
Unsuccessful products trending_down
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