Daily topic YAHOO $1 billion 100 million to buy Tumblr site is too high

webmaster network (www.admin5.com) May 21st news, the U.S. Yahoo Corp agreed to pay $1 billion 100 million, the acquisition of only 6 years of the establishment of the company. The latter is a meager profit blog site, more than 100 million users. It also makes the site’s founder, 27 year old David ·, thus becoming the latest one less than the age of 30 billionaire.

why YAHOO is willing to spend such a large sum of money to buy only 6 years to set up Tumblr it is necessary to know, Tumblr’s own income last year was $13 million. Tumblr, founded in 2007, is dedicated to making it easy for users to post blogs and photos, pay attention to other people, get content updates, and quickly become famous. The simple design of the site reduces the threshold for online publishing and effectively combines the characteristics of blogs and social networks.

Perhaps YAHOO

is the value of the young Tumblr! Tumbl is regarded as a complex of Facebook and twitter well-known social media, can quickly publish photos, video and text. As a veteran Internet companies, YAHOO has status and cash. Dhampur is the value of magnet for rapid increase of user groups. From the point of view of the importance of young users, M & a Tumblr is not the best choice for YAHOO, but the only choice.

Tumblr is YAHOO’s $1 billion 100 million acquisition? First, the purchase price of $1 billion 100 million, compared with annual revenue was only $13 million if the Tumblr is too high? Tumblr, according to the estimate of the amount of financing, the Tumblr value is around $800 million, which means that the acquisition of Tumblr, YAHOO paid a premium of nearly 37.5%. YAHOO’s $1 billion 100 million cash offer for light blog Tumblr seems huge, but it’s a good deal for Tumblr founder David ·, Karp. In the acquisition, YAHOO can be said to be the "black hole", Geocities, Flickr, Delicious, many originally on the upgrade company after being acquired by YAHOO, because YAHOO internal indifference and short-sighted, finally inevitably lost luster into a corner. Can Tumblr escape the "black hole"


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