Flickr

Yahoo's purchase is a big buzz here at PCForum. Everyone wants to know how much – just as they did with Bloglines. I don't have an exact figure, but my sources, which saw the deal but did not do the deal, say around $15-$17 million. I do not know…

Yahoo’s purchase is a big buzz here at PCForum. Everyone wants to know how much – just as they did with Bloglines. I don’t have an exact figure, but my sources, which saw the deal but did not do the deal, say around $15-$17 million. I do not know if there is an earn out as well, there may well be.

Author: John Battelle

A founder of NewCo (current CEO), sovrn (Chair), Federated Media, Web 2 Summit, The Industry Standard, Wired. Author, investor, board member (Acxiom, Sovrn, NewCo), bike rider, yoga practitioner.

3 thoughts on “Flickr”

  1. AskJeeves is clearly the more valuable property among the two in terms of monetization and traffic, but I was surprised at the low price tag for Flickr. Even $35 million seems to be something of a bargain for such a big up&comer in the web world.

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