INTERNET.COM'S SEARCH ENGINE STRATEGIES 2000 COMES TO NEW YORK MARCH 9; INDUSTRY EXPERT DANNY SULLIVAN TO MODERATE THE EVENT(Darien, CT--January 7, 2000)-- Search Engine Strategies 2000: Techniques for Tapping Portal Traffic, a day long seminar for Web marketers which focuses on the latest strategies for generating traffic from search engines, will be held on March 9, 2000 at the New York Hilton & Towers in Manhattan. internet.com Corporation (Nasdaq: INTM), the E-Business and Internet Technology Network, is organizing the day long event.
Danny Sullivan, widely recognized as the world's leading expert on search engines and the Webmaster of internet.com's SearchEngineWatch.com (http://www.searchenginewatch.com), will moderate Search Engine Strategies 2000. Search Engine Strategies 2000 features presentations and panel discussions that cover all aspects of search engine related promotion. Workshops will address search engine marketing basics, designing search engine friendly sites, improving search engine rankings, buying banners and links, using meta tags and submission to directories. The day will end with a special "Meet The Search Engines" panel where attendees can ask specific search engine questions from leading industry executives.
"Search engines are one of the most important ways users find Web sites, but they remain a mystery to many site owners. This seminar will help unlock those mysteries," said Sullivan. "Following the enormous success of this seminar in San Francisco in November 1999, we believe this will be a big hit in New York as well."
internet.com's Search Engine Strategies is the first series of seminars ever created specifically for search engine marketing issues. Search Engine Strategies 2000 will also be held in London (April 2000) and in San Francisco later in the year.
To register online for Search Engine Strategies 2000 or for more information, visit the site at http://seminars.internet.com. To register by phone, call Bryant Lewis at internet.com Corporation at 203-662-2804 or fax your order to 203-655-4686.
Sponsorships are available for the event. All west-coast inquiries can be directed to Trevor van Woerden at [email protected] or (360) 671-9649 and all east-coast and non-U.S. inquiries can be directed to Felice Carson at [email protected] or (212) 547-7922.
internet.com Corporation (Nasdaq: INTM; http://www.internet.com) based in Darien, CT, is a leading provider of global real-time news and information resources for Internet industry and Internet technology professionals, Web developers and experienced Internet users. internet.com operates a network of 89 Web sites, 71 e-mail newsletters, 101 online discussion forums and 75 moderated e-mail discussion lists with over 2 million unique visitors that generate more than 90 million page views monthly. Total "views", which include Web site page views, e-mail newsletter views and e-mail discussion list views, are now over 150 million per month. internet.com's global presence includes editions in Arabia, Asia, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Israel, Japan, South Africa and the United Kingdom. In addition, internet.com with its related internet.com Venture Fund I and Venture Fund II is an investor in a growing number of business-to-business content sites and related Internet media properties. "Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements in this press release regarding internet.com Corporation's business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Prospectus dated June 25, 1999, Annual Report or Form 10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year, when available.
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