Sitejabber is an AI-enabled platform that allows businesses and buyers to interact through online reviews. Sitejabber was founded in 2007 in San Francisco, California and has been described as “the Yelp for websites and online businesses”. Sitejabber has a directory of over 180,000 companies, more than 8,000,000 reviews, with over 150,000,000 people having used the site to date.
According to the Sitejabber blog, the service was started in 2007 by Jeremy Gin, Rodney Gin and Michael Lai in an effort to reduce online fraud and improve online transparency. Sitejabber was originally developed with a grant from the National Science Foundation.
In 2010, Sitejabber partnered with LegitScript to identify fraudulent prescription drug websites and help users avoid them. Sitejabber also formed a similar partnership with Health On Net (HON) to help identify trustworthy health and medical websites.