Gigya, the largest widget network, has raised $11 million in Series C funding, bringing its fundraising total since its 2006 launch to $23.5 million, Mark Hendrickson at TechCrunch reports.

The new funding will go toward widget distributor Wildfire, the only service which Gigya currently monetizes, and Socialize, a competitor with Google Friend Connect.

Andy interviewed Ben Pashman, Vice President of Sales and Business Development at Gigya, at Advertising 2.0 in June. I re-posted the interview above.

Here’s the report by Caroline McCarthy at

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