Position
Founder
Active
: yes
Founder
: no
Start
around 2007

About

Breadpig was founded by Alexis Ohanian, a co-founder of the social news site reddit. Alexis and Steve Huffman, reddit's other co-founder, were searching for expired domains for their yet unnamed website that had the word "read" in them. A search returned "breadpig.com" and the pair bought it purely out of comic value. Steve imagined the "breadpig" as a "pig with bread wings", and Alexis doodled the first version. breadpig teamed up with Randall Munroe, the author of xkcd, to publi... (continued)