Year in review 2023

On behalf of our entire team, we wish you a joyful Holiday season and a fantastic 2024! πŸŽ‰

I would like to take a moment to thank our customers, community, team, and investors for helping us grow our movement.

As we orbit around the final days of 2023, it’s time to park our spaceship and take a walk down memory lane. This year, Hexact has been on an interstellar journey, and we’ve got some cosmic milestones to share with you!

πŸ”₯ A busy year for Hexact

In 2023, we hit over 130,000 active users on our platform, and together we scraped a galactic 237 million pages, and over 2 million contact details were collected from the web.

Comparing to the previous year in 2022 when our users scraped an epic 4.4M pages this represents an increase of 5286% in just one year!

We are honored to be part of your web scraping and automation journey, processing over 40 terabytes of data and serving 4 million notifications across our platforms.

πŸ“š Our academy is growing

We’ve unleashed a whopping 225 tutorials and content articles, plus 43 videos and even zipped into the short-form universe with 15 shorts. Learning has never been more at your fingertips.

πŸš€ New product launch

We launched Hexofy, our 1-click web scraping browser extension that works like magic. 

And added over 35 ready made recipes so you can capture data from your favorite website including Youtube, X, LinkedIn, Amazon and more.

πŸ”§ Updates & improvements

This year we launched over 35 updates across our platforms, notable improvements include:

Launching a brand new recipe builder, ready made workflows, dashboard, ChatGPT, Bard AI and Gemini AI automations as well as huge workflow speed improvements to Hexomatic.

Personalized images in emails, threaded follow-ups, bounce detection, AI ice breakers, Unified inbox, 1-click unsubscribe and more were added to Hexospark.

Improved false positives, new monitored url and alert reports were added to Hexowatch along with performance and reliability updates.

Hexofy gained team collaboration features, community recipes, 1-click YouTube video and transcript downloads, suggested fields to capture and an AI assistant enabling you to summarize and create social posts about the current page or perform tasks on your scraped data.

Lastly Hexometer received bug fixes, backend performance and reliability improvements.

πŸ’Έ Funding Secured

Thanks to our mission supporters, we raised a stellar $348K via StartEngine. Your faith in our mission fuels us!

πŸ† Awards

Hexomatic and Hexometer were crowned Winter and Spring High performers by G2 and Hexact was recognized as a major key player in the Global Website Change Monitoring Software Report by MarketWatch.

πŸ›ŽοΈ “Done for you” web scraping and monitoring

We launched our concierge service providing custom web scraping recipes or change monitoring workflows for an affordable one time cost. As well as our β€œDone for you” managed web scraping service, helping our enterprise customers scrape, monitor, process, and analyze data so they can focus on their business.

πŸ“ˆ Scaling our infrastructure

Back in 2022, our users scraped an epic 4.4M pages. Fast forward to 2023 and we hit 237M pages scraped, an increase of 5286%! Thanks to our partners SADA and Google Cloud we scaled by 4X our infrastructure, enabling us to serve our growing userbase.

And that’s just a supernova snippet of what we’ve accomplished together this year. Imagine what 2024 will bring!

Thank you for being the gravity that holds us together. Here’s to another year of reaching for the stars.

Stay stellar, Your Friends at Hexact