After 17 Years, 2 Million Subscribers, $100M in Revenue, Lynda.com Asks for Funding

If ever there was a darling of the subscription eLearning niche, it’s Lynda.com. The site generated approximately $100 million in revenue in 2012, and
If ever there was a darling of the subscription eLearning niche, it's Lynda.com. The site generated approximately $100 million in revenue in 2012, and has 2 million paying subscribers, many from companies like Sony, Pixar and Disney (and presumably, with group subscriptions). And yet, unlike the many flash-in-the-pan Internet start-ups (Pinterest, I'm looking at you), the company has waited 17 years to ask for its first round of funding. Which goes to show you, when it comes to…...

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