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 lifestyle, technology, and finance.

We imagine a superior user experience, then build it.

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

We identify leading experts, then give them a platform.

Each month, Digital Brands sites attract and engage with millions of users via a variety of popular web search 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 create 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.

Careers

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

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This Month at Digital Brands

February 2024
Everyone
Content
Development
Operations
Toby Sembower

Toby Sembower, President & Founder

What I'm Working On: We had a strong finish to 2023, pacing 25% higher on traffic and revenue than this time last year. We've also more than doubled our team's output across the board, positioning DB for even more growth in 2024. This month my focus will be ramping up new original research, onsite expertise, media promotion, and site redesigns.

Ryan S. Frankel

Ryan S. Frankel, VP & Director of Development

What I'm Working On: We have a huge redesign project underway for one of our sites, and we are very excited about it. It is rare that we get to start from scratch and put everything we have learned into practice. We are also hard at work on updating all of our sites with new functionality to quickly help users find the information they need.

Amber Brooks

Amber Brooks, Director of Content

What I'm Working On: We grew a lot and saw some great victories over the last year, and I'm looking forward to bigger and better things ahead in 2024! This month, I'll be expanding my skill sets and focusing on new growth opportunities while supporting our dynamic content team as they tackle hot topics on the web.

Ashley Dull

Ashley Dull, Director of Growth

What I'm Working On: I am working on optimizing our public relations initiatives, including the types of research we're producing and how it's promoted. I'm looking to scale our media reach and work with external firms to help us accomplish this, as well as managing affiliate relationships and evaluating partner placements on our finance sites.

Danielle Marshall

Danielle Marshall, Operations Manager

What I'm Working On: With another year in the books, I look forward to starting 2024 fresh and ready to make it our best year yet here at DB! I will be working to maintain our books, track daily revenue, process payroll, and complete our billing/invoicing. I'll also work to maintain compliance standards in our finance vertical.

Lillian Guevara-Castro

Lillian Guevara-Castro, Senior Editor

What I'm Working On: The excitement to the start of a new year is palpable in every aspect of work and play. Here at Digital Brands, we take seriously our role of news and trend gatherers. Our editors and writers stay ahead of the news to keep you informed and engaged in all things tech, finance and lifestyle. Welcome, we're glad you're here.

Jon McDonald

Jon McDonald, Managing Editor

What I'm Working On: As we head into 2024, I'm excited about both the new year and the new content types our team has planned. It is fulfilling to provide our readers with some of the the best financial, lifestyle, and tech resources on the web, and I look forward to adding to our vast knowledgebase this year.

PJ Fancher

PJ Fancher, Senior Web Developer

What I'm Working On: Beginning 2024, the dev team is wrapping up some SEO-related updates to some of our main sites. Moving forward, we'll likely be redesigning and reimplementing one of our oldest verticals. As always, I will be continuing to squash bugs and push out new features and tools as needed.

Roberto Sanchez

Roberto Sanchez, Senior Web Developer

What I'm Working On: We on the dev team ended 2023 strong implementing SEO fixes to ensure our sites will start 2024 strong. The new year will see us implementing new designs for our oldest websites, helping us stay modern and keeping our sites relevant into the future.

Alan Everson

Alan Everson, Graphic Designer

What I'm Working On: With the coming of a new year, as a team we have been focusing on making some needed updates and improvements throughout the sites. In design I have been strongly focused on the DatingAdvice redesign and getting closer to finalizing each page, and I’m looking forward to seeing development bring the site to life in 2024.

Christina Lewis

Christina Lewis, Growth Manager, Technology

What I'm Working On: Last month at HostingAdvice, we produced more how-to guides than ever, covering various topics from operating systems to game server hosting. Next month, we're looking forward to new experts joining our team to cover cybersecurity and cloud computing topics for our readers.

Levi Horowitz

Levi Horowitz, Senior Marketing Manager

What I'm Working On: I’ll start this month by processing reports from our partners to track our content’s successes to best look for new areas of growth. Additionally, I’ll be searching the internet to find the most influential industry professionals and current topics for our content teams to feature on our sites.

Adam West

Adam West, Outreach Manager, Finance

What I'm Working On: The Outreach Team has been reimagining and refining our processes and tools, and it's already paying off in terms of interview volume, resulting in more storytelling opportunities that should continue to increase the value of the content appearing on our finance sites.

Sheena Holt

Sheena Holt, Outreach Manager, Lifestyle

What I'm Working On: Lifestyle is hitting the ground running in 2024 by continuing to find new ways to automate our processes and produce fresh and interesting content. I'm excited to come up with new directions for our articles and learn more about modern dating trends that we've discovered through the previous year.

Cristian Lopez

Cristian Lopez, Outreach Manager, Technology

What I'm Working On: It's been an exciting quarter for the tech vertical here at Digital Brands! With so many new products, solutions, and integrations in the field, it's been a true joy getting to cover the latest technology trends and speak with industry leaders on how they've been adapting within the space.

Lynn Cadet

Lynn Cadet, Staff Writer, Technology

What I'm Working On: After a strong quarter for HostingAdvice, I look forward to replicating this success and pushing ahead with more fun and engaging content in the new year. There are so many emerging technologies and trends to cover in the tech space and writing about the companies leading this innovation has been blast.

Mike Senecal

Mike Senecal, Staff Writer, Finance

What I'm Working On: As a finance writer at Digital Brands, I get to share what I learn about the hard work and creativity of financial services professionals. But there's a strong team effort behind it all. This month, I hope more readers gain inspiration from our team's work to improve their lives.

Chloë Hylkema

Chloë Hylkema, Staff Writer, Lifestyle

What I'm Working On: This month I’m exploring the trends and people transforming the world of dating. With so many expert opinions and online dating platforms, I’m pointing readers toward the information they need to know. The modern dating scene is a quick moving place, and I want to make it easy for readers to keep up.

Jordan Sprogis

Jordan Sprogis, Staff Writer, Technology

What I'm Working On: Q4 finished strong! I'm excited to start fresh in 2024 and continue writing about how companies within the space are adapting to the ever-evolving world of tech. Automation is making a big impact, and consumer needs are shifting fast, so it will be interesting to see how industry leaders stay on top.

Andrew Allen

Andrew Allen, Staff Writer, Finance

What I'm Working On: The start of a new year can be the perfect time to take stock of your finances and recalibrate your goals. This month, I’m looking forward to providing readers with insights from the financial world that equip them with the knowledge they need to start the new year on solid financial footing.

Partnerships

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 the unique atmosphere of Digital Brands. We pride ourselves on making work-life balance a reality: Employees enjoy a four-day workweek, company-sponsored football tailgates, hobby reimbursement, and fun, in-office challenges that involve spiking beach balls in office chairs. Needless to say, we're smitten with our own one-of-a-kind work style.