VidIQ Acquires Creator Now


VidIQ, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of analytics suite for content creators, acquired Creator Now, a Los Angeles, CA-based creator education platform.

The amount of the deal was not disclosed.

With the acquisition, VidIQ will increase access to creator education.

founded by YouTube star Airrack, alongside co-founders, Zack Honarvar and Kate Ward, Creator Now has been on a mission to connect up-and-coming creators with the educational resources and community they need to grow and monetize on YouTube. Since its founding, the company has helped 10,000+ creators achieve over 126 billion cumulative views and 365 million total subscribers.

The platform had previously raised $2.8M in funding from investors including Casey Neistat, Colin & Samir, and Patreon CEO, Jack Conte.

Led by Founder and CEO Rob Sandie, vidIQ provides an analytics suite for content creators, currently supporting over 3M creators globally. It is specialized in offering both technological tools and 1-on-1 coaching support, aiding creators in enhancing their productivity and increasing viewership.                       

Commenting on the news, Rob Sandie said: “Creator Now has established themselves as visionaries in the creator economy and this merger will allow us to give creators an all-in-one offering spanning across tools, educational resources, and community.