About Jeff Stibel

Jeffrey Stibel is Chairman and CEO of Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. Jeff was previously President and CEO of Web.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWWW) and General Manager of United Online, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNTD). Prior to United Online, Jeff was founder and CEO of Simpli.com, now part of ValueClick, Inc. (NASDAQ: VCLK). Jeff currently sits on the boards of numerous private and public companies including The Search Agency, EdgeCast Networks, BrainGate and Autobytel (NASDAQ: ABTL), as well as academic boards for Tufts University and Brown University. Jeff is the author of numerous academic and business articles, including the book Wired for Thought and is the named inventor on the U.S. patent for search engine interfaces. He was the recipient of the Brain and Behavior Fellowship while studying for his PhD at Brown University.

You can learn a lot more about Jeff's approach to business on his Harvard Business Review blog, as well as by following him on Twitter (@stibel), Google+ (Jeff Stibel) Facebook (/stibel).

Rise of the Planet of the Apps

Apps on an iPhone

The web is dying. Despite more access than ever before, there were 4% fewer people using the web on their computers in 2012 than the year before. The amount of time people are spending on the web is also dropping: from 72 minutes per day in 2011 to 70 minutes in 2012. This is a […]

The Evolution of the Credit Reporter


Today’s business owners are on the go more than ever, and a majority manage parts of their businesses with mobile devices. We developed our mobile app, “CreditReporter,”  to give these business owners quick and easy access to the information they need most. The app uses the latest technology and is lightning fast. Among other features, […]

EdAhead™: Supporting Education Through an Employer-Match Program


Education statistics in this country are astounding—and I don’t mean for the better.   On virtually every metric, education is a leading indicator of progress and yet we’re ranked behind countries such as Estonia, Hungary and Liechtenstein in math.  If you’re not shocked, you’re not paying attention because we don’t even make the top 10 […]

Helping South Carolina Business Owners Protect Their Business Credit


Update: Due to the positive feedback we’ve received, we’re extending this offer to South Carolina business owners until 12/31/2014. Any business registered in South Caroline can help to protect their sensitive business information by registering for our CreditAlert product free of charge. Recently, South Carolina’s Department of Revenue was subjected to an unprecedented data attack, in […]


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