Plug.dj is an online interactive and social music streaming website that is based in Los Angeles and is owned by Rowl Inc. The website is interested in and dedicated to growing positive international communities for discovering and sharing music. The site provides a free service to its users with micro-transactions, and it already has 3 million registered accounts. The founders of the website are Steven Sacks, Alex Reinlieb, and Jason Grunstra. It was launched on 29th February in 2012. To improve their team and community support, the company used investments Javelin Venture partners in December 2013. It provides a multilingual platform for different communities across the globe.
Plug.dj consists of different communities which are online chat rooms and can be freely created by the users. The users can choose to join a waitlist inside each community, where they can wait for their turn to become the DJ in the community for everyone else, and playing a song or video chosen either from YouTube or SoundCloud or merely listen to the songs passively. Apart from this, the users can also vote for each song or video played either positively or negatively or they can also add it to their own playlists.