San Francisco – Disqus, the provider of a cloud-based blog
commenting platform, announced on Wednesday that it has closed a new $10
million round of financing, from North Bridge Venture Partners and Union Square
Founded in 2007, San Francisco-based Disqus said its platform is now
utilized by 750,000 websites, which collectively count nearly 500 million
unique monthly visitors.
The company said its traffic, user base and communities
all grew at least 500% over the past year.