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Q&A app Quora valued around $1.8 billion in $85 million fundraise

Quora just became the unicorn of subjective human knowledge. After eight years carefully cultivating an intelligent question and answer community, its just raised an $85 million Series D round co-led by Collaborative Fund and Y Combinators Continuity Fund. Quora tells me its roughly doubled its valuation since our last fundraise of Quoras ads show a business name and description beneath a related question people are answering. The ad format is still in closed beta but DAngelo says so far the results are pretty promising, and that was something that was…

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