Total Equity Funding: $185M in 5 Rounds from 6 Investors
Most Recent Funding: $100M Series D on January 11, 2017
Headquarters: Beijing, Beijing
Description: Zhihu is a Chinese socialized website for questions and answers.
Founders: Shenshen Li, Jixin Huang, Yuan Zhou
Categories: Social Media, Q&A, Information Services
Founded: January 26, 2011
Employees: 3 in Crunchbase
Zhihu (知乎) is a Chinese socialized website for questions and answers.
Launched on January 26, 2011, the company’s product is similar to Quora. Zhihu differs from traditional online question and answer forums by enabling users to obtain information through questions that provoke the opinions and views from answerers as individuals. The number of registered users on Zhihu has surpassed 300,000 by the end of January 2012.