Toronto's 500px is on fire with 6 Million visits in September

by Rob Lewis

Toronto's is on fire.

Co-founder Evgeny Tchebotarev shared last month's milestones on Google+ and they are impressive: 6,000,000 visits, 3,000,000 unique visitors, and 50,000,000 pageviews.

500px was founded eight years ago as a community for photography buffs within the LiveJournal blogging platform. In June they raised a $525K Series A round with investment from High Line Venture Capital, Deep Creek Capital and ff Venture Capital.

Techvibes has been tracking 500px on our Toronto Startup Index for months and last month they were #3 on the Index. With over 100,000 visitors per day now, look for 500px to take over the #1 spot from Idée Inc.'s TinEye before the end of the year.

500px Inc.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

500px is a photo community powered by creative people worldwide that lets you discover, share, buy and sell inspiring photographs. The first version of 500px came to light in the early days of digital photography. At that time, everything was slightly different — the Internet was slower, 3.2 megapixel cameras were the latest buzz, digital photographers were just getting acquainted with their... more

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Rob Lewis

Rob Lewis

Rob is the President of Techvibes Media and Editor-in-Chief of  His diverse background includes stints in International Trade Finance, Web Development, and Enterprise Software and he is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Simon Fraser University. When not running Canada's leading technology media property, Rob can be... more

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