Rev.com

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Rev.com, Inc.
Type Corporation
Founded 2010
Headquarters San Francisco
Area served Worldwide
Founder(s) Jason Chicola
Services Audio Transcription, Translation
Website Rev.com
Alexa rank Increase 28,673 (April 2013)[1]
Current status Active

Rev.com is a marketplace for freelancers that offers two services: audio transcription and document translation.

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Rev.com was started by Jason Chicola and Josh Breinlinger, two early employees of oDesk in 2010.[2] The company received $4.5 million in Series A financing from Globespan Capital Partners to compete with freelancer sites like TaskRabbit and Fiverr.[3]

According to the company, Rev hires roughly ten percent of freelancers who apply. The average, part-time translator earns about $1,000/month with the busiest translators bringing in $4,000/month. The comparable figures for those doing part-time transcription work are $250 and $1200.[4]

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