Million Dollar Homepage Reaches Goal; Founder Thanks Sitelutions

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Alex Tew, the creator of The Million Dollar Homepage ( reaches his goal and thanks Sitelutions ( for providing hosting services to his site.

Sitelutions, a subsidiary of InfoRelay Online Systems, Inc., and leading provider of low-cost Domain Name Registration, Web Hosting, and free URL Redirection, DNS and Dynamic DNS services, was selected in September of 2005 to host The Million Dollar Homepage, a website developed by 21-year-old Alex Tew. Mr. Tew’s main goal behind creating this website, accessible at, was to raise the money necessary to pay for his college education by selling advertising space in blocks of 100 pixels. By December 31, 2005, Tew had sold 999,000 of his one million available pixels at one dollar each. On January 1, 2006, Tew announced a 10 day e-bay auction to sell the remaining 1,000 pixel block.

“We are honored that Alex selected us to host his site. With so much worldwide coverage, Alex needed a host that could support [the site’s] intense bandwidth requirements,” said Paul Singh, Assistant Director of Operations at InfoRelay Online Systems, Inc.

Sitelutions has hosted The Million Dollar Homepage since September, 23, 2005. At that time, Mr. Tew’s site had grossed approximately $108,000. Since Sitelutions has hosted the site, Mr. Tew’s site has received up to 16 million hits per day, 500,000 unique visitors per day, and has utilized up to 200 megabits per second of Internet bandwidth.

The self-made millionaire touted Sitelutions in his blog entry on January 1, 2006:

“Finally I would like to say a huge thank you to Sitelutions who are probably the best web hosting company ever. They have given me an unbelievable level of support and ensured that the site has stayed online despite the millions of visitors. I highly recommend them to anyone who is looking for serious, reliable, cost-effective web hosting, whether you're a small start-up or a huge multinational corporation.”

Sitelutions offers shared and dedicated hosting options and domain registration, available for purchase by visiting

About InfoRelay Online Systems, Inc.

InfoRelay Online Systems, Inc. is a privately held corporation headquartered in Englishtown, New Jersey. Founded in 1995, InfoRelay provides custom web solutions, specializing in database-driven web software. In addition to its other products, InfoRelay's offerings also include server colocation and web hosting.

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