Alan Schaaf Net Worth $10 Million
Alan Schaaf is the creator of the internet image hosting service, Imgur, and he has an estimated net worth of $10 million. The picture hosting and amusement web site has fast gained popularity among societal news sites including Reddit and Digg because of its ease of use and lack of advertisements. As of April 2013, it is rated the 90th by Alexa. The highest position is 73rd. Imgur.com is owned by Imgur LLC and is based in San Francisco. It had been started on February 23, 2009 and doesn’t require registration or membership. It’s described by Schaaf as “an image hosting service that doesn’t suck” because it was created for its usability, simplest and quicker picture sharing, which is the common problem encountered in similar services. On January 9, 2010, Alan Schaaf announced the creation of Imgur reports. This enables the users to produce custom image galleries and handle their images. Users may also sign in using their Twitter, Google, Facebook, and Yahoo accounts. Since Schaff graduated, he works full time for himself. While the service had been developed, himself was a full time student and worked part time at a nearby radio station.