Owler is thrilled to announce our business community has doubled in size over the last 18 months
For those of you that’ve been with Owler for the past few years you know we like to celebrate our growth with you, members of the Owler community. And, today is another milestone we’re commemorating. The Owler community is now 2 million active users strong! Just 18 months ago, we reached the 1 million active user milestone, and now we’re thrilled to have doubled in size. So what does that mean for you? Our real-time news, alerts, and competitive insights are even better than ever.
Real-time data & insights
Our data and insights are fueled by contributions from you, members of our highly engaged community of business professionals. Every time you share a private company revenue estimate, CEO rating, competitive question, or other data update, you help strengthen the information available on our site. And, boy do you guys contribute your unique data and insights!
Let’s dig into the numbers
The number 24 has a nice ring to it, don’t you think? Since we think of business information as 24/7. And, to-date the Owler community has contributed over 24 million unique insights!
Here are a few highlights:
7.5 million contributions to competitor questions
1.7 million CEO ratings
1.3 million private company revenue estimates
Innovations to help you succeed
This year, we’ve also been hard at work developing new, innovative product enhancements you won’t want to miss.
Enhanced company profiles
Have you checked out our newly redesigned company profiles yet? Not only do they have a new look and feel with a left navigation, there’s even more unique data and insights.
We added a new section called Trending News where you can see the most popular article for a given company and their top two competitors.
Now when researching a company you can see their news, blogs, press releases, and videos in separate sections.
Speaking of company profiles, here are a few of the most followed companies on Owler
Follow a company to stay in-the-know
When you’re signed into Owler, simply navigate to the Portfolio page and type in a company name in the search box below the text “companies you follow.” To include news on that company in your personalized Daily Snapshot, simply select the star on the right. Fun fact: the number next to the star is the amount of followers the company has to date! Not sure who to follow? No problem! We provide suggestions based on who your colleagues are following as well.
Real-time news & media content
We’re constantly refining the Daily Snapshot to most effectively jumpstart your workday with actionable business insights.
And, we now process 1.5 million company blogs, 8,000 news sources, and 1,300 PR sources every day — so you’ll never miss an important story.
Want to promote your Owler profile?
All your followers on Owler automatically receive the news about your company and your company’s blog posts. So, if you have a key message you want to distribute the more followers you have on Owler, the more people that will see it. Here’s an article with tips on boosting your brand awareness on Owler.
And, it’s easy to share your branded company profile URL. Just follow this convention owler.com/company/yourcompanyname to find your profile URL.
Two Million Thanks
Thank you, so very, very much, for being an active part of the Owler community. Thanks to your continually incoming contributions, we’ve now reached over 24 million contributions. And, as a result we’re able to provide the freshest, most accurate competitive insights in existence.