Memrise Website Update [2/9/2015]

by on 2 September 2015

Hi everyone,

Starting this week, we will be posting a weekly blog post describing recent changes after we make a website release on either Tuesday or Wednesday. This should help to keep you all up to date on everything that we’re working on.

This week is a particularly happy...


Win $1000 in our September Back-to-School Learning Competition

by on 26 August 2015

Summer vacation is over, and it’s the perfect time of year to get back into some serious learning!

To celebrate, we’re having a Memrise-wide learning competition (or 'mem-athon' as we like to say) in September, with cash prizes! Note that although this is a "Back-to-school" learning competition, anyone...


Memrise August Updates

by on 25 August 2015

We've been having the best time all summer making Memrise a speedier, easier and more joyful place to learn languages and more.

Here's a summary of the major developments, and some excitements to come. We'll follow up on many of these subjects with a devoted blog post...


Coffee, Cake and videos in East London

by on 10 June 2015

Our prototyping team has been hard at work designing new ways to help you strengthen your memories - audio tests, contextual tests, fill-in-the blank tests… lots of exciting stuff in the works!

One of the learn modes we’re most excited about is the use of very short, vine-like videos for...


Winners of the April Course Creation Challenge

by on 18 May 2015

The April Challenge was all about creating interesting, useful, fun courses with rich content. 49 courses were submitted and it was quite a challenge to choose the best ones.

Here are the top 5 for Language and General category (in no particular order). All language courses were included in one...