ShareThis is a service in the emerging social media space that enables site publishers and site users to utilize a simple one-button option to share site content with others through email, SMS, instant messenger, social networks, and social bookmarking. ShareThis offers a widget for use by publishers, a browser plugin for users and a ShareBox to see and store past shares.
We have already experienced significant growth both in adoption by site publishers and share actions by users. Over 70,000 publishers have incorporated the ShareThis widget driving nearly two billion page views monthly.
Our team shares a deep passion for making sharing simple, bringing together a diverse set of talent and experience from companies such as Advertising.com, Amazon, AOL, IAC, LinkedIn, Nielsen Buzzmetrics, Yahoo! and Google/YouTube. Investors are Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Blue Chip Venture Company, DFJ Mercury, Reservoir Partners, Illinois Ventures, Queen City Angels and RPM Ventures.