Seattle, WA (PRWEB) June 19, 2008
WhitePages.com, a leading website for finding contact information, today announced it will power MSN's White Pages channel in the U.S. The partnership provides millions of MSN users free access to WhitePages.com's extensive database of more than 180 million U.S. adults, including more than 30 million at work listings.
Effective immediately, visitors to the MSN home page can access WhitePages.com information by clicking on the "White Pages" link in the site menu. MSN users have access to most of the basic people search services found on the WhitePages.com site including people search, reverse lookup, and area code and ZIP code lookup. MSN users will benefit from WhitePages.com's high quality product offering including high match rates and the largest available database of at work listings. Users will also receive an enhanced consumer experience, which includes fresher, more accurate data, an intuitive user interface and comprehensive results.
"WhitePages.com is passionate about helping people find and connect with each other and this exciting partnership with MSN allows us to provide a simple way for the millions of MSN users to do just that," said Max Bardon, president and COO of WhitePages.com. "Partnering with a respected brand like MSN is a natural fit for us and we're enthusiastic about bringing their users the comprehensive and robust contact data that's made WhitePages.com a trusted leader in people search."
"Portal sites like MSN, with their millions of users, are always looking for ways to enhance the quality of the content and the user experience they deliver," said Matt Booth, senior vice president and program director, interactive local media, The Kelsey Group. "MSN users will benefit from the superior people search capability that we expect will result from the integration of WhitePages.com's extensive database of contact information."
WhitePages.com, a privately held company based in Seattle, Wash., is the most trusted and comprehensive source for consumers to quickly and easily find relevant, accurate contact information in North America. The company's network of sites include WhitePages.com (http://www.whitepages.com), WhitePages.ca (http://www.whitepages.ca), 411.com (http://www.411.com), Address.com (http://www.address.com), PhoneNumber.com (http://www.phonenumber.com), and its 1,300 partner sites including three of the largest major U.S. telephone companies, and MSN. The on-the-go user can also access contact information via cell phone, smart phones and other Web-enabled mobile devices. For more information about WhitePages.com, visit the WhitePages.com Blog: http://blog.whitepages.com/
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