Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 4, 2005
Apartment Ratings (http://www.apartmentratings.com), the leading website that helps renters research and find the best apartments, today announced the availability of RSS feeds on ApartmentRatings.com. The company also announced a partnership with PluckÂ Corp, making PluckÂs RSS reader the exclusive RSS feed management software recommended for Apartment Ratings users.
Subscribing to feeds via ApartmentRatings.com is free and enables apartment hunters, renters, apartment managers, and apartment owners to monitor new apartment ratings and apartment reviews for any of the 48,000 apartment communities or 4,100 cities that appear on the website. Whenever new apartment ratings and reviews are added, any user who subscribes to the feed will automatically be alerted to the availability of new content.
The integration of feeds into ApartmentRatings.com represents the first application of RSS feeds in a major apartment hunting website. ÂWeÂve heard from many of our users, both renters and apartment professionals, who want to stay informed about ratings and reviews of their apartment community without constantly checking our website. With RSS and PluckÂs RSS software and web portal, users now have a convenient and personalized way to stay up-to-date with new content on ApartmentRatings.com,Â said Jeremy Bencken, General Manager of ApartmentRatings.com.
ÂThis application of RSS exemplifies how new Web technologies continue to improve usersÂ everyday lives. Renters and apartment professionals can use PluckÂs software to better manage the information that is most relevant to them,Â said Dave Panos, co-founder and CEO of Pluck Corp.
About Pluck Corp.
Pluck Corp. offers a free personal web information center that transforms how active Internet users consume, control, and create online information. Pluck, available as a browser plug-in or web-based service, provides an integrated toolset to persistently search the Internet, access and manage RSS feeds, organize and synchronize folders across multiple computers, and instantly publish and share information on the Web Â from any PC at any time. PluckÂs advanced capabilities are made possible through key content and technology partnerships with Internet leaders, including eBay, Amazon.com, Google, and Moreover. Pluck also empowers publishing, commerce, and community properties to offer consumer services. More than one hundred thousand people have used Pluck, which is available at http://www.pluck.com.
Pluck Corp. is a privately held company based in Austin, Texas with funding from Austin Ventures and Mayfield.
About Apartment Ratings, Inc.
Apartment Ratings is the leading national website that provides apartment ratings and reviews in the United States. The service is distinguished among national Internet Listing Services (ILSÂs) for apartments by its exclusive focus on renters and content on over 48,000 apartment communities. Competitors include Yahoo! Local, Rent.com (recently acquired by EBAY), Apartments.com, and ForRent.com. ApartmentRatings.com is among the Top 10 most-popular apartment hunting websites. To access apartment ratings and reviews, please visit http://www.apartmentratings.com.
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