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6 Web Design Startups that Became Unicorns

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Have you ever wondered which private companies in the Web Design industry have the highest valuations?

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There are lots of unicorn companies in this space, and it can be difficult to keep track of them all.

We've decided to take a deep dive and put together a list containing 6 Web Design unicorn startups, from highest to lowest valuation.

6 Web Design Unicorns Companies

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Canva

Canva

Canva is a free, online design tool that helps you create eye-catching, shareable content.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $40.00

    B (

    January 2018

    )

  • Country:

    Australia

  • City:

    Surry Hills

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Cameron Adams, Cliff Obrecht, Melanie Perkins

  • Industries:

    Graphic Design, Photo Editing, Publishing, Software, Web Design

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $571.26M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    16

  • Number of investors:

    36

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Figma

Figma

Figma is a browser-based design tool for team collaboration.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $10.00

    B (

    April 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Dylan Field, Evan Wallace

  • Industries:

    Developer Tools, Graphic Design, Software, UX Design, Web Design

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $333.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    30

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Webflow

Webflow

Webflow is a comprehensive toolset for building websites, landing pages, and prototypes from scratch. It offers a visual editor, a CMS with built-in collaboration, and full customizability.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.10

    B (

    January 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Bryant Chou, Sergie Magdalin, Vlad Magdalin

  • Industries:

    CMS, Web Design, Web Hosting

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $214.92M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    10

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Automattic

Automattic

Automattic is a Web development and design company that creates software for the publishing industry.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.80

    B (

    May 2013

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2005

  • Founders:

    Matt Mullenweg

  • Industries:

    Blogging Platforms, Content, Web Design, Web Development

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $985.9M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    13

  • Number of investors:

    28

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Assembly

Assembly

Assembly is a web collaboration platform that enables users to collaborate on the development of apps, widgets, platforms, and APIs.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    September 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Culver City

  • Started in:

    2019

  • Founders:

    Chris Lloyd, Dave Newman, Matthew Deiters

  • Industries:

    Apps, Collaboration, Crowdsourcing, Software, Web Design

  • Number of employees:

    1-10

  • Funding Amount:

    $135.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    7

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China Cloud

China Cloud

Chinac.com is the largest domestic cloud computing infrastructure operator that provides IT solutions and outsourcing services.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    June 2018

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Wuxi

  • Started in:

    2010

  • Founders:

    Xu Guangbin

  • Industries:

    Cloud Computing, Cloud Data Services, Consulting, Enterprise, Enterprise Software, SaaS, Software, Web Design

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $522.80M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    11

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