6 Ed Tech Business Success Stories [2023]

6 Ed Tech Business Success Stories [2023]
Start An Ed Tech Business

Here are some real life success stories of starting a ed tech business:

1. Frontend Mentor ($312K/year)

Matt Studdert (from London, UK) started Frontend Mentor almost 5 years ago.

$26K / month
2 founders / 0 employees

Case Study

Hello! I’m Matt Studdert, and I’m the founder of Frontend Mentor. We are an online learning community that helps people improve their front-end coding skills by building projects. Instead of providing learning tutorials, we provide professionally designed challenges to help our community gain real-life experience building websites and web apps.

Today, we have over 200,000 members on the platform and grow at over 16,000 new members per month. Of those 200,000+ members, we have 1,500+ paid subscribers generating over $15,000 MRR.


2. Shiksha

Get Detailed Information on Top Colleges, Courses & Exams in India. Get alerts about Ranking, Cutoff, Placements, Fees & Admissions of 23,000+ Colleges & Universities. Get Question Papers, Syllabus & Important dates of 500+ exams.

  • Website traffic: 21.7M/month
  • Business rank: #1.59K

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Learn more about starting an ed tech business:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start an ed tech business?
-> Pros and cons of an ed tech business

Need inspiration?

-> Examples of established ed tech business

Other resources

-> Ed tech business tips

4. IE edu

As one of the world's leading higher education institutions, IE shapes leaders with a global vision, humanistic approach, and entrepreneurial spirit.

  • Website traffic: 1.06M/month
  • Business rank: #33.4K

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5. Penn Foster Career School

Penn Foster offers practical, affordable programs for high school, college, and career school. Your education is here. Learn about our programs today.

  • Website traffic: 1.46M/month
  • Business rank: #36.1K

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