By analyzing social cues and verify source data, Impress3 helps content producers create with a greater chance of success.
Impress3's software reads articles and advises editors as they review. It verifies content for grammar, fact sourcing, legal liability purposes.
When writing & editing is completed, Impress3 increases reach through autonomous distribution across websites & social platforms.
News, Sports, & Fun
in Silicon Valley & Beyond
Silicon Valley is an iconic region that has been at the forefront of America's tech and business progress for decades. Hoodline currently puts an emphasis on this region, with a majority of its web traffic sourced from the area. Impress3 acquired this nearly ten year old publication from the tech and social media unicorn Nextdoor.
Branding & Design
First produced in 2012, 10 Best Design & 10 Best SEO grew over the years to become the preeminent publications for the design and online marketing industries. Including podcasts, industry reports, and a plethora of articles, the sites now serves over 3.2 million users per year.
News & Local Guide
in San Francisco
After sitting dormant for over a year, the largest news and local guide for Millennials in San Francisco was acquired by Impress3 Media. With over 320k social media followers, this site is a tour de force in the Bay Area and Northern California.
What Is Automated
Crafting truly engaging content is an entirely human endevor, and at Impress3 Media, we wouldn't have it any other way! Our content automation software serves only to aid our staff as they produce stories, podcasts, video, and other mixed media for our users.
Case Study for Lean Business
In The Million Dollar, One Person Business, author Elaine Pofeldt explores ultra-lean companies which have grown to millions in revenue without adding employees. Impress3's early years became a case study. Learn more here.
Acquired Hoodline from Nextdoor
Hoodline is a hyperlocal, neighborhood focused news publisher which has produced over 100,000 articles across at least 50 cities. Its reporting remains a staple in the SF Bay Area. Learn more here.
Member Forbes Tech Council
The Forbes Tech Council is an invitation-only organization for thought leaders in the technology sector. CEO Zack Chen has been an active member, providing insights about the future of media & automation. See Zack's Forbes Contributions.
Name #49 Best Startup by Entrepreneur Magazine
Among the world's largest business publications, Entrepreneur named Impress3 the #49 best entrepreneurial venture of 2018 based on five metrics: impact, innovation, growth, leadership and business valuation. Learn more here.
Acquired SFist from NY Public Radio
Impress3 Media acquired San Francisco-oriented news site SFist, which has since grown to become one of the largest news publications in the Bay Area, serving millions per month. Visit here.
Launched Up To Boston
Up To Boston grew to reach hundreds of thousands of users after just a few months of operation. This news site broke stories like the Boston Globe bomb threat before even the country's largest news sources. Visit Up To Boston
Revolutionizing Publishing - Forbes.com
Touted as "a method of publishing that could help media properties to monetize their content more effectively," Impress3 was recognized for its ultra-lean fast growth. Learn more here.
SF Companies To Know - Inc.com
In an article entitled, "10 San Francisco Companies You've Probably Never Heard of (but Need to Know)," Impress3 was acknowledged for its rapid pace of growth among S.F. businesses. Read about these 10 companies.
#20 Fastest Growing Software Firm
Each year, Inc. Magazine release its findings about the 5000 fastest growing companies. Impress3 Media was the driving force behind Impressions' ranking as the #20 ranked business in software for 2017. See All of Impressions' Rankings.
Request Media Kits
We do not believe in paywalls to hinder readers from accessing valuable content. Instead, sponsors and subtle advertisements allow our producers to keep crafting. Because our many sites vary in target audience and size, we create media kits for each.