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Web Design Unicorns

Top 5 Web Design Unicorn Startups in 2021

Here’s a full list of unicorn companies in the web design industry that have made it to the US$1B valuation.

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Being a Web Design startup is hard enough, but success is even harder.

There are +700 Unicorns around the world who have reached the $1 billion valuations by raising money from venture capitalists.

If you want to start an online business, you should look for the following 5 web design companies that achieved unicorn status.

Top 5 Web Design Unicorn Startups

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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:

    $697,900,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    10

  • Number of investors:

    22

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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:

    $15.00

    B (

    January 2018

    )

  • Country:

    Australia

  • City:

    Sydney

  • 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:

    $372,555,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    15

  • Number of investors:

    32

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Chinac.com

Chinac.com

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:

    $378,617,690

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    11

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Figma

Figma

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

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.00

    B (

    April 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Dylan Field, Evan Wallace

  • Industries:

    Collaboration, Developer Tools, Graphic Design, Internet, Product Design, Software, UX Design, Web Design

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $132,874,996

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    24

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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:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Bryant Chou, Sergie Magdalin, Vlad Magdalin

  • Industries:

    CMS, Web Design, Web Hosting

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $214,900,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    10

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