Research Outline

Private Social Media Platorms


To find information on what the successful and emerging private social networks are and what is driving their success. An example of such a social media platform is Cocoon.

Early Findings

Private Social Media Platforms


Key Features

Funding Rounds and Revenues

Number of Users

  • Cocoon is only available on iOS and the App Store does not publish the download numbers of apps.
  • Alternative app analytics resources such as Appannie and Similar Web were used to search for the number of downloads of the app, but this information still remained unavailable in the public domain.