Gridsum is China’s leading provider of online analytics and search marketing services. Founded in 2005, Gridsum is trusted by more than 600 leading companies to handle their China-focused SEM, SEO, UEO and online analytics tasks, including Coca-Cola, Microsoft, L’Oreal, and other 50+ Fortune 500 companies. Gridsum is privately held, with venture capital investment from Steamboat (Disney’s venture arm), Nokia, and a global top-tier private equity fund.
Gridsum has had an especially close relationship with Baidu since 2011, when Gridsum helped write Baidu’s first partner API. Since then, Gridsum has provided online analytics services for many Baidu portfolio companies, such as Baijob.com and e.baidu.com. Gridsum is one of Baidu’s first 5-Star Agencies, and has won Baidu’s “Top Partner Award” for three consecutive years. Baidu recently extended its trust in Gridsum by making Gridsum Baidu’s Master Agency in North America.