Secure Crowd Review

Review scientific papers online with a crowd of selected reviewers – Feedback in as little as 48 hours.

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Real Time Collaboration

Reduce the Review Time to 48 hours.

In science it’s often about speed. Crowd reviews accelerate your review process and can be done in less than 48 hours. This helps authors as well as scientific journals to stay on top.

Less bias by crowd intelligence.

A higher number of reviewers leads to a better reviewing quality. Statistical outliers have less impact. With crowd reviews the gaussian distribution is the norm, not the exception.
This is proven in several studies worldwide.

SSL 256 Bit Encryption

Secured and protected review spaces.

Why would you send out unencrypted PDF files through the web when it comes to sensitive research data? And how are you going to revoke access to these PDF files? With Filestage, you create encrypted and secured review spaces. You can grant and revoke access to specific reviewers at any time.

Attract the best scientist.

Great scientist are always busy and never have enough time. With crowd reviews they can easily review and discuss papers and proposals on the fly. No signup is needed and it even works on mobile devices.

100% Anonymous.

The identity of your reviewers is kept hidden from other reviewers. So the crowd is not biased by big names.  

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The Filestage review software is tailored to the needs of publishers, scientists and research institutes. Filestage is the right tool, if you search for a way to streamline the peer review process.

1. Who should use Filestage for Crowd Reviews?

2. How does the Filestage Software for Crowd Reviews work?

Real Time Collaboration

Upload PDF to Filestage

Upload your PDF document to the secure Filestage platform.

Share your secure and encrypted review link with your reviewers.

Share Review Link

Improved Review Workflow

Collect Feedback

Reviewers comment your paper or proposal directly in the browser.

3. How secure is the Filestage Crowd Review platform?

SSL 256 Bit Encryption

High-Security Encryption

Your data is protected through AES 256-bit encryption. This standard is used by banks and high-security systems to secure data storage

All personal data is encrypted and hosted in Frankfurt, Germany, in data centers with ISO 27017 certification.

European Privacy Laws

Improved Review Workflow

Daily Backups

Regular backups protect your files and comments. Our scalable servers guarantee highest worldwide performance.


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