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Payments Startup Gumroad Raises $7 Million

Nineteen-year-old Sahil Lavingia’s online payments company Gumroad has raised $7 million in its first round of funding led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, according to the young entrepreneur’s blog. Young people are making bank in Silicon Valley, and interestingly, Lavingia is in the process of writing a book on Gumroad, tentatively entitled “Building a Billion Dollar Company” – reminiscent …

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Facebook and Twitter Sales Possible With Gumroad

Former Pinterest iOS engineer Sahil Lavingia has launched Gumroad. In essence, Gumroad is a payment company. But, as with all great ideas online, it takes something that you think you know about and makes it simple, different. With Gumroad, you don’t spend time setting up an Internet “store”. You upload or link to an item you want to sell, get …

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