Posterous Blog Twitter Acquisition
Posterous Twitter is rumored to have been acquired. Posterous is a blogging platform that focuses on simplicity, and have long been regarded as a competitor to Tumblr. Posterous is designed so that users can quickly create a short article.
Posteorous content to be posted from the web, mobile applications Posterous, or email.
Founder and CEO of Posterous, Sachin Agarwal later wrote that this acquisition represents a major step for the establishment of micro-blogging this. Sachin also said, Posterous service, Spaces, will keep running without interruption with this acquisition.
However, for users who want to move out of the system will then instruct you to do that soon. Currently, the team microblogging, is conducting recruitment.
“This is one of the biggest days of my life, There is no better suited to Posterous in addition to Twitter. People on Twitter to share our vision to create a simple content sharing,” said Sachin Agarwal in his personal space Posterous.
While the details are published Twitter, social networks made by Jack Dorsey welcomes talented group that builds innovative products from Posterous to Twitter. Posterous claims that users reach to 15 million.
Posterous is a start up with the product debuted in 2008 Y Combinator. Then through the main conceptual redesign in September of 2011, they introduced Spaces.
Spaces is an architecture of social media, which in some ways mimics the concept of having a platform Following on Twitter. Thus, users can view feeds from other users in the spaces follow.
Posterous although still behind the capital until September last year, but according to Agarwal, the company was doing well. He said the paid service will come soon, although it has not yet appeared.