Technology companies were among the first to recognize how PRWeb could help ability to raise the visibility of their products online
Lanham, MD (PRWEB) October 9, 2008
PRWeb, the leading online news distribution service, today announced it has partnered with Capterra, an online resource dedicated to connecting buyers and sellers of enterprise software. Through the partnership, Capterra will now provide a real time feed of PRWeb technology-related press releases for syndication in the various Capterra directories, extending PRWeb's reach to the technology audience.
"Technology companies were among the first to recognize how PRWeb could help ability to raise the visibility of their products online," said Bill Wagner, chief marketing officer of Vocus, Inc. "Through this partnership, their news will now reach a highly targeted audience of enterprise software buyers."
"Capterra is dedicated to helping people find the right software for their business," said Michael Ortner, Founder and President at Capterra. "Partnering with PRWeb allows us to display fresh content in the form of software-specific news that will help our users stay on top of the technology industry."
PRWeb is the world's leading online newswire and a pioneer in direct-to-consumer distribution, search engine optimized press releases, and multimedia news. News releases are distributed through search engines, RSS feeds and directly to tens of thousands of journalists and editors through e-mail. Through partnerships with prominent news outlets like the Associated Press, Topix and Yahoo!, PRWeb news releases are available to an online audience of over 70 million unique visitors in the United States alone.
Founded in 1999, Capterra is an online resource dedicated to connecting buyers and sellers of enterprise software. On Capterra, software buyers have free access to comprehensive directories of thousands of software solutions and can also utilize Capterra's software selection methodology to guide them through every step of the software purchasing process. By listing in Capterra and enabling prospects to click through to their website, vendors are able to attract targeted prospects to view their product information and convert them to qualified leads. The company has been recognized by INC as one of the fastest growing companies in America.
PRWeb is recognized as a leading online news and news release distribution service worldwide. Since 1997, PRWeb has been changing the way businesses, marketing departments and public relations firms think about press releases. PRWeb was the first company to develop a distribution strategy around direct-to-consumer communication and to build and offer a search engine optimized platform for press release distribution. PRWeb, located in Ferndale, WA, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Vocus, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand public relations management software. For more information please visit http://www.prweb.com.
About Vocus, Inc.:
Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS) is a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes to fundamentally change the way they communicate with both the media and the public, optimizing their public relations and increasing their ability to measure its impact. Our on-demand software addresses the critical functions of public relations including media relations, news distribution and news monitoring. We deliver our solutions over the Internet using a secure, scalable application and system architecture, which allows our customers to eliminate expensive up-front hardware and software costs and to quickly deploy and adopt our on-demand software. Vocus is used by more than 2,900 organizations worldwide and is available in five languages. Vocus is based in Lanham, MD with offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information please visit http://www.vocus.com or call 800.345.5572.
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