Tripod

Sector:
New Media

Location:
Williamstown, MA

Year Funded:
1997

Status:
Acquired by Lycos

Website:
www.lycos.com


Summary:
Founded in 1992, Tripod was one of the first online social networks. Tripod provided practical information and services via electronic communities to the 18-to-34 year-old segment, and offered services such as homepage building, resume building, personal planners and chat.