New financing round for BaseKit ($6.5 million)


BaseKit, the Chepstow and London based web development platform, just received $6.5 million from Eden Ventures, Nauta Capital and NESTA. The young company was founded in 2008 and raised $10 million in total. In addition to the office in Chepstow and London, BaseKit is going to open new offices in Sao Paolo, Mexico, Buenos Aires, San Francisco and Barcelona in the near future. There are no programming skills needed to build websites with BaseKit. BaseKit is based on a flexible layout structure and allows users to create a site directly from a Photoshop design, or customise a pre-made site themes to get online faster.