Digital Brands Inc.

Vertical Innovation

Authoritative Content

Engaged Audiences

Brand Focused

We build, own, and operate market-leading web properties that serve consumer needs in large verticals such as retail, lifestyle, finance, and others.

We imagine a superior user experience, then build it.

Our sites quickly become trusted authorities on their respective topics by connecting users with free advice and guides authored by leading experts.

We identify leading experts, then give them a platform.

Our sites attract and engage with millions of Internet users every month via a variety of popular search, display, and social media platforms.

We attract target audiences, then engage and interact.

We don’t just build websites; we build brands. From concept to creation, we focus on creating a unique, branded experience for users and partners alike.

We think “brand” first, then build vertical leaders.

Our Brands

Digital Brands is a fast-growing developer of high-traffic websites in competitive online verticals. Learn more about each of our market-leading brands below.


We are always seeking talented, passionate individuals to join our growing team of developers, bloggers and marketers. Want to join our team? See below for our latest job openings.

Director of Online Marketing »

Now seeking a Director of Online Marketing to plan and implement strategies... (read more)

Writers & Editors — (Full Time) »

Immediate openings for multiple individuals to serve as full-time content writers, editors... (read more)

Web Developers — Front, Back, Full Stack »

Now seeking mid-level to senior software developers to build innovative market intelligence tools... (read more)

This Month at Digital Brands

September 2017
Toby Sembower

Toby Sembower, Chief Executive Officer

What I'm Working On: As our web traffic and reach continue to grow, it's time once again to grow our team. This month I'll be focused on adding new members to the Digital Brands family while also handling my usual responsibilities with affiliate partnerships, advertising accounts, and backend analytics.

Ryan S. Frankel

Ryan S. Frankel, Chief Technology Officer

What I'm Working On: Our focus this month is launching new features across all of our sites as well as updating our infrastructure to be more flexible. As time goes on, we want to modularize our software and hardware stack to keep up with changes in technology while maintaining our simplicity, performance, and up time.

Anne Chumley

Anne Chumley, Operations Manager

What I'm Working On: As the year flies by, it's a great chance to look back on the financial numbers and see how much we have grown! My big goals for September will be jumping ahead on reporting the numbers to finish the third quarter strong and detailed. Before you know it, we will be into 2018!

Hayley Mathis

Hayley Mathis, Lifestyle Editor

What I'm Working On: The DatingAdvice team is welcoming September with open arms and a full calendar. There's never a shortage of interviews to conduct and articles to write, so we're going to keep up the pace. We're closing in on finishing our big project and can't wait to launch it later this month!

PJ Fancher

PJ Fancher, Senior Web Developer

What I'm Working On: The month starts with me finishing up a project to add store card reviews to I will also be helping to migrate to a new infrastructure that will dramatically improve backend performance. As always, I'll be keeping our codebase and servers up to date and running fast.

Kent Stephan

Kent Stephan, Creative Director

What I'm Working On: I'll have plenty to work on this month with a few projects upon me! With much traffic coming from tablets, I'll first be finishing up tablet-optimized designs for all of our sites. The other project involves designing a new brand! I'll be working on a new site, and with that, comes creating everything that makes a brand a brand.

Alexandra Leslie

Alexandra Leslie, Tech Editor

What I'm Working On: August was a productive blur for the HostingAdvice team — a month filled with testing new hosting platforms, curating the best server deals, and lending our expertise to other blogs in the industry. September will hold more of the same, but now we'll do it with pumpkin-scented candles and football playing in the background.

Ashley Dull

Ashley Dull, Finance Editor

What I'm Working On: As we round out Q3, my goal is to keep the interviews coming and the writing going! We’re beginning to review store credit cards on, so that project will have my attention for weeks to come, as will our office fantasy football league that begins this week!

Lauren Keys

Lauren Keys, Retail Editor

What I'm Working On: September marks the height of back-to-school shopping, so our shopping guides are proving extremely useful as the retail industry enters its upswing. We're looking forward to helping both sides of our audience — consumers and industry folks — stay up to date on what to expect this season. Stay tuned!

Roberto Sanchez

Roberto Sanchez, Web Developer

What I'm Working On: I'll be continuing work on our internal analytics system this month, coming up with new ways to view our data to get deeper insights into the performance of our sites. The dev team will also continue to work on server updates for our sites with the goal of improving performance.

Levi Horowitz

Levi Horowitz, SEM Associate

What I'm Working On: Looking to close out the summer strong, this month I’ll be gathering reports and looking at successes on our sites and coming up with ways to roll them out across them all. Additionally, I’ll keep the content machine rolling finding the best opportunities to cover in each vertical we are in.

Amber Brooks

Amber Brooks, Contributing Editor

What I'm Working On: At DatingAdvice, we're constantly churning out fresh, fun content about the ups and downs of dating. My goal, as always, is just to keep up with the fast pace of our incredible team and highlight the best resources for singles and couples around the world.

Laura Stamey

Laura Stamey, Contributing Editor

What I'm Working On: Since the HostingAdvice army of freelancers is covering the bulk of our feature articles, I'm able to shift focus into useful how-to guides and lend my expertise to some of our hosting partners. We're also updating many of our reviews, so stay tuned for the latest ratings of the industry's newest features.

Lillian Guevara-Castro

Lillian Guevara-Castro, Contributing Editor

What I'm Working On: The demand for trusted and authoritative information that helps readers understand the topics that affect their lives has never been more important. Digital Brands' writers break down the trending news on finance, technology, retail, and lifestyle every day. Join our growing readership.

Brittney Mayer

Brittney Mayer, Contributing Editor

What I'm Working On: It's been a busy summer for CardRates and BadCredit, but as the third quarter winds down, the finance team remains focused on producing a steady stream of great content aimed at helping our readers make smarter, better informed financial decisions.

Adam West

Adam West, Contributing Editor

What I'm Working On: I'll spend most of my time this month working with my team of freelancers to produce content for our finance vertical. It's been rewarding having some real consistency with writers and helping them tell the best stories possible about some standout financial institutions.

Jon McDonald

Jon McDonald, Contributing Editor

What I'm Working On: September is shaping up to be the best month yet for DealCrunch, and I have shifted my focus to editing. I am working with a few new talented writers to help boost production to put more stories about the retail industry in front of our site's readers.

Sean Garrity

Sean Garrity, Contributing Editor

What I'm Working On: We’re scaling our freelance efforts this month on both DatingAdvice and HostingAdvice. Our team’s been pumping out content at a good clip all summer, and our site managers are dedicated to keeping them fed with compelling topics. From matchmaking to software-defined storage, our September features will run the gamut.


Each of our company’s websites and apps are built with one purpose in mind: to become the leading, authoritative resource in a vertical. If your company would benefit by associating with a vertical-leading brand, contact us today to learn about advertising and other partnership opportunities with Digital Brands.

Our Charities

No matter our starting point in life, one thing we all agree on is how profoundly the people and culture of Gainesville have influenced us all. Learn about the incredible charities that Digital Brands supports as our way of saying 'thanks' to this great city we're proud to call home.

Our Culture

Digital Brands is a workplace like no other. Combine the area's coolest tech office, diverse team members and a drive to make the best websites in the market and you'll get Digital Brands' unique work culture. From weekly challenges that involve spiking beach balls in office chairs to great perks like sharing in the financial success of the company, we're smitten with our own one-of-a-kind work style.