David Karp

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
David Karp

Name: David Karp

Born: July 6, 1986, in New York, New York, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American web developer, entrepreneur, and the founder and CEO of the short-form blogging platform, Tumblr.
  • According to Forbes, Karp's net worth exceeds $200 million, while his company has been valued at $800 million.
  • As of January 2, 2013, Tumblr hosts over 87 million blogs.

Honors and awards

  • Named to the MIT Technology Review TR35 as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35 (2010).