This partnership means PRWeb customers will now have the ability to get their news directly in front of a significant audience of investors, executives, journalists and potential customers on Entrepreneur.com.
Ferndale, WA (PRWEB) October 30, 2008
Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS), a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management, has partnered with Entrepreneur.com to help small business owners increase their online visibility using PRWeb press releases. Through this syndication partnership, users of Vocus' PRWeb will now have their press releases placed directly on Entrepreneur.com, where their news can be seen by more than four million people each month.
"We are constantly looking for new channels to help our customers expand the reach of their news and promote their business," said Bill Wagner, Chief Marketing Officer of Vocus, Inc. "This partnership means PRWeb customers will now have the ability to get their news directly in front of a significant audience of investors, executives, journalists and potential customers on Entrepreneur.com."
Partnering with PRWeb also offers Entrepreneur's readers access to the leading and most read source of small business news. "With more news added through our PRWeb partnership, entrepreneurs can stay up to date on events and issues that impact their industry," says Dave Pomije, vice president for Entrepreneur site development.
PRWeb's breaking news releases are gathered each day in a news feed that Entrepreneur.com will now pick up and publish in a section of its website reserved for small business company announcements. Each PRWeb small business news releases will then become an article hosted on Entrepreneur.com, complete with hyperlinks. This new premium distribution channel will be available at the SEO Visibility and Media Visibility levels of PRWeb services.
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. Recognized by Fortune Magazine for its ability to 'spread the word in the new Web ecosystem,' 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.
Entrepreneur.com has evolved into the most widely used website by entrepreneurs and leaders in business worldwide. As the leading small business website on the Internet, Entrepreneur.com serves its visitors' needs by creating the most satisfying experience with relevant content, logical information management and ease of access. Its visitors are business owners and partners who are looking for tools to help them succeed in today's competitive marketplace.
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