Business.com Provides Business Internet Search to Internet.com
SANTA MONICA, CA - Business.com, the Internet's only search engine and directory focused exclusively on business, has entered an agreement with INT Media Group, Incorporated (Nasdaq: INTM) to provide its business Internet search results to internet.com and EarthWeb.com's over 20 million unique users. The integrated search listings, which are live today, are available throughout the internet.com and EarthWeb.com Network of Web sites.
Business.com's search functionality, which includes both Standard Listings (pay-for-inclusion) and Featured Listings (pay-for-placement), gives users access to more than 400,000 business-focused listings across 25,000 categories. All listings undergo a rigorous editorial review to ensure their quality for inclusion and relevant placement in the Business.com directory.
According to Jake Winebaum, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Business.com, "The partnership of the internet.com and EarthWeb.com Network of sites with the Business.com Network marks another important step forward in our strategy to partner with the world's leading business Web sites. Further, it underscores our belief that joining the Business.com Network is the fastest and most effective way for business Web sites to add business search listings to their sites."
We are pleased to form strategic alliances with leading companies such as Business.com in order to leverage the power and value of our audience," said INT Media Group Chairman and CEO Alan M. Meckler. "We're confident that Business.com's services will be well received by our communities of Internet industry and information technology professionals, just like our current partners' products and services. We will continue to form strategic alliances with top-tier companies seeking to reach the most influential purchasers of Internet and computing products and services on the Web," added Meckler.
INT Media Group (Nasdaq: INTM), ( www.intmediagroup.com ) headquartered in Darien, CT, is a leading provider of global real-time news, information and media resources for Internet industry and information technology professionals, Web developers and experienced Internet users. INT Media Group includes the internet.com and EarthWeb.com Network of over 150 Web sites and 200 e-mail newsletters that generate over 225 million page views monthly.
Business.com is the Web's only search engine and directory service focused exclusively on business, and its mission is to help business professionals find exactly what they're looking for. Developed by a team of industry experts and library scientists, Business.com's home page organizes the world of business into 24 major industry categories, with more than 400,000 listings within 25,000 industry, product and service subcategories. Business.com distributes its search results to 12 million unique users a month through the Business.com Network which includes such strategic business brands as CBS Marketwatch (www.cbsmarketwatch.com) , Business Week Online (www.businessweek.com), Financial Times (www.FT.com), Entrepreneur (www.entrepreneur.com), Fast Company (www.FastCompany.com), Inc (www.Inc.com), AT&T Business (www.attbusiness.net), Primedia Business Magazines & Media and Cahners.com.