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Capterra is an online peer review site (PRS)[1] that aims to help businesses find software solutions for almost every process of a business. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Arlington, Virginia. The company, in general, interacts 2 different types of users, business owners(consumers) and software development companies. Capterra features validated user reviews and independent research across hundreds of business software categories. The website also provides nice and interactive sortable infographics which make the software selection process easy for its users.

Capterra was purchased by Gartner in September 2015[2].

Competitors of similar peer review sites (PRS) include G2 Crowd, TrustRadius, Gartner, Inc., Crozdesk, and sister companies GetApp plus Gartner Peer Insights.


  • Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Business 2007-2013[3]
  • Best B2B Holiday Campaigns 2013[4]
  • Interactive Media Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Software Industry, 2008 and 2009[5]
  • Washington Business Journal Best Places to Work 2008[6]
  • Ranked #25 on Virginia Chamber of Commerce Fantastic 50, 2007[7]

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  1. ^ Leforestier, Ludovic (2015-07-15). "Will research crowdsourcing finally move analyst firms to an experience business model?". Institute of Industry Analyst Relations (IIAR). Retrieved 2019-06-05.
  2. ^ Leforestier, Ludovic (2017-01-20). "2017, a tectonic year for influencer relations? A world post Gartner + CEB and IDC sold". Institute of Industry Analyst Relations (IIAR). Retrieved 2019-06-05.
  3. ^ "Inc 5000 Capterra Profile".
  4. ^ Fugere, Lisa. "The Best B2B Holiday Marketing Campaigns You Didn't Know About". Retrieved 16 December 2013.
  5. ^ "Interactive Media Awards: Capterra". Interactive Media Awards, Inc. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  6. ^ "Best Places to Work 2008". Washington Business Journal. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  7. ^ "Fantastic 50 2007" (PDF). Goodman & Co., Virginia Chamber of Commerce. Retrieved 31 January 2014.

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