We are excited to provide Web.com's small business customers convenient access to PRWeb's unique online marketing service
Lanham, MD (PRWEB) February 14, 2007
Vocus, Inc (NASDAQ: VOCS), a leading provider of on-demand public relations management, and Web.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWWW), a leading destination for websites and web services, announced today that Web.com subscribers will be able to distribute press releases via Vocus' PRWeb from the Web.com web site. Through the PRWeb platform, Web.com's subscribers have access to a vast online distribution network, reaching millions of consumers and journalists daily.
"We are excited to provide Web.com's small business customers convenient access to PRWeb's unique online marketing service," said Matthew Siegal, Vice President of Business Development of Vocus, Inc. "Many of Web.com's customers are small and medium sized businesses with limited marketing budgets. Through PRWeb, these companies receive guaranteed distribution and online visibility to help drive traffic to their web sites and grow their revenue."
"The benefit of this service to small businesses is PRWeb's ability to create visibility for its users by affordably distributing information to thousands of news sources," said Judy Hackett, Chief Marketing Officer, Web.com. "We strive to provide our small business customers with valuable tools that help them succeed online. PRWeb's news release service is a great example as it provides a spotlight for our customers' business and facilitates traffic and attention to their web sites."
Vocus' PRWeb offers direct-to-consumer press release distribution, SEO and social media tools, podcasts and fully integrated multimedia content in an easily accessible format. Press releases are indexed by major search engines and published on high-traffic news sites including Yahoo News, Google News, Topix as well as distributed through PRWeb's over 2 million custom RSS feeds and email alerts to over 100,000 recipients.
Web.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWWW) is a leading destination for the simplest, yet most powerful solutions for websites and web services. Web.com offers do-it-yourself and professional website design, web hosting, ecommerce, web marketing and e-mail. Since 1995, Web.com has been helping individuals and small businesses leverage the power of the Internet to build a web presence. More than 4 million websites have been built using Web.com's proprietary tools, services and patented technology. For more information on the company, please visit http://www.web.com or call 1-800-WEB-HOST.
About Vocus, Inc.
Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS) is a leading provider of on-demand public relations management. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes manage local and global relationships and communications with journalists, analysts, public officials and other key audiences. Our software helps customers manage media relations, monitor and analyze their news, conduct interactive email campaigns, build online newsrooms and manage government relations activities. Vocus' PRWeb platform is also recognized as one of the Internet's leading online news and press release distribution services. Vocus' software is available in five languages and can be accessed from any computer via secure login over the internet with no need for internal hardware, software or IT support. 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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